ICT, Data & Change

Product Owner Regulatory

Are you enthusiastic to be part of this Agile Journey and bring APG AM to required level of Agility? Do you encourage client-oriented work where client’s interests are driving the results to be achieved by people and teams? Can you help employees and teams work together to deliver added business value? Then read on!

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

This is going to be your job

As Product Owner you are one of the crucial factors in the Value Stream to deliver Business Value and are responsible for one of our ‘Product lines’ to deliver prioritized Epics/Features/User Stories and IT Operations for our Business Owners. This will be conducted in close cooperation with the Release Train Engineers and other Product Owners required to deliver the Business Value.
Continuous Learning Culture (SAFe® 5), as part of our Agile Way of Working and given our ambition to achieve Agility, must be the second nature of a Product Owner.
The Product Owner is responsible to create and maintain an aligned vision and roadmap for the assigned Product Line.

Our Value Streams have a Global scope and our teams are centralized in the Netherlands. The place of employment for the Product Owner ‘Regulatory’ is Amsterdam but regular presence in our Heerlen premises will be required.

Within the APG AM organization our Product line Regulatory is the team that in close alignment with stakeholders executes the analysis of all changes that has to be executed (by business and IT) to become compliant and remain compliant with (new) regulations.

The Product Owner ‘Regulatory’ will report directly to the Value Stream Manager Invest Money.

This is what you offer

  • have a Master’s degree, preferably in Business Administration, Information Sciences or a comparable qualification, or experience in working on a level comparable with a Master’s degree;
  • are certified SAFe® Product Owner;
  • have more than 10 years of working experience with IT Service Delivery in complex environments comparable with APG AM;
  • have a broad and relevant work experience within an Agile environment, you know the SAFe® framework;
  • Broad in-depth knowledge of Regulations applicable for a Global Asset Manager like APG AM;
  • have a broad knowledge of our Product Line ‘Regulatory’ and the solutions as used within APG AM to service this Product Line on such a level that you can be a conversation partner for your business owners;
  • possess excellent communication and negotiation skills, you must have strong presentation skills;
  • strong analytical skills;
  • be empathic with cross culture aspects of working in international and inclusive teams;
  • have excellent command of the English language, both verbally and in writing, minimal on C1 level.

In addition you:

  • have experience in the workings of an asset manager and its clients, and you understand and recognize the major stakeholders in AM processes;
  • have a profound knowledge of IT and IT processes;
  • are experienced in a changing organization within a corporate environment;
  • are able to work independently together;
  • have a high degree of persuasion and you also encourage others to apply new information and ideas effectively;
  • know how to achieve the agreed results in an efficient way;
  • know how to connect within the organization and come up with good solutions for APG AM.

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.

More information

More information? Please contact recruiter Mohamed Chaaibi, or Erik Hulleman 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.

I am happy to help you

Mohamed Chaaibi

Corporate recruiter