ICT, Data & Change

Product Owner Alternative Investments

Are you the linking pin between the business and our agile team to challenge and prioritize new developments? Then you have found your new job!

The Netherlands / Heerlen
40-40 hours
Years of experience
> 10
Academic higher education

This is going to be your job

  • Are you excited to be part of this Agile Journey and bring APG Asset Management (AM) to the desired level of Agility?
  • Do you encourage customer-centric work where the interests of the customer determine the results to be achieved by people and teams?
  • Can you help employees and teams work together to add value to the business? 
Then read on!

As a Product Owner, you are one of the critical factors in the Value Stream Invest Money to deliver business value. You are responsible for the product lines "Alternative Investments” to deliver prioritized Epics/Features/User Stories and IT Operations to our Business Owners. This will be performed in close collaboration with the Release Train Engineers and other Product Owners required to deliver the Business Value.

The Product Owner is responsible for creating and maintaining an aligned vision and roadmap for the assigned product line. Continuous improvement should be second nature to a Product Owner.

Location of this position is Heerlen, but a regular presence in our building in Amsterdam is required.

The Product Owner "Alternative Investments" reports directly to the Value Stream Manager Invest Money.

This is what you offer

We are looking for people that:

  • have a Master’s degree, preferably in Business Administration or Information Sciences, or comparable level of working experience;
  • are certified SAFe® Product Owner, and have a broad and relevant work experience within an Agile environment;
  • have more than 10 years of work experience with IT Service Delivery in complex environments comparable to AM;
  • have a broad knowledge of our product line ‘Alternative Investments’ and the solutions to be a sparring partner for your business owners;
  • have excellent communication of the English language, both oral and written; you must have strong presentation and negotiation skills, organization sensitive;
  • are empathic with cross culture aspects of working in international and inclusive teams;
  • have experience with the operation of an asset manager and its clients, and you understand and recognize the key stakeholders in AM processes;
  • have a high degree of persuasiveness and you also encourage others to apply new information and ideas effectively;
  • are able to efficiently achieve the agreed results.

This is where you'll work

For pension provider APG, pensions are about people, life and how we live together. Through careful asset management, pension administration, communication and advice, APG wants to help build a decent future in which we share our well-being and prosperity honestly and sustainably. For present and future generations. For today, tomorrow and beyond.
We offer a competitive salary and attractive terms of employment with a focus on flexibility.

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More information

For more information about this position, please contact Erik Hulleman, Value Stream Manager Invest Money, via erik.hulleman@apg-am.nl, who can tell you more about the specific position.

Do you see a future with APG? Apply with a cv and cover letter and show us what motivates you.

An assessment can be part of the application process. Some of the interviews can be conducted in English.

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Wim van Empel

Corporate recruiter