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Product Owner


You are playing an important role in strengthening Dutch society by enabling businesses to grow sustainable. As part of the Area Loan Origination within the Tribe Business lending youdo this by improving steps in the customer journey for loan origination, together with your squad. Our ambition to be the best bank in business lending inspires you to do deliver maximum results for our customers and bank.As a product owner you will work in one of our squads that are focused on improvingdifferent steps inthe customer journeys.You interact closelywith yourstakeholders to identifyimprovements for thesteps in thejourneyyour squad is working on. You develop and maintain a vision and storyline for your product. You ensure that changes related to policies, processes, data, systems, functional support, training and monitoring & reporting are prioritized to be executed by your multi-functional squad. TribeBusiness Lendingis part ofBusiness Clients, positioned in the 2nd Line of Responsibility and works agile in accordance with theSimplified@Scaleprinciples.

Making adifference

  • Develops avision,storyline and roadmapfor the product in relation to the entire customer journey

  • Maintains and prioritizes the Squad backlogusing input fromcustomers, users andstakeholders residing in the tribe (Area Lead,Journey Owner, Architects, IT-professionals) and outside the tribe;

  • Isthevoice of the teamforstakeholders. Ensures that all multi-functional colleagues are available so that the team can performoptimal;

  • Makes sure thevoice of the customerandvoice of theuserare heard and is keyfrom initiation phase to the development phase andbeyond;

  • Focuses onfact driven decision makingand what data is needed to be able to doso;

  • Challenges theentire squad to think beyondtoday;

  • Participates and contributesto planning sessionson Area, Tribe (QBRs) and SquadLevel  (sprint planning);

  • Drives for success, focuses on getting the best quality and business value deliveredin  theshortest timepossible;

  • Participatesin planning sessions, demos and retrospectives.

With each other
Collaboration is at the heart of everything we do.Our Tribe exists of 5Areas representing65squads bringing talented people together with a multitude of competencies, experience and nationalities. The business capabilities we offer are used by all Rabobank business units in the Netherlands.We are proud that we closely work with so many colleagues and contribute to One Rabobank. The Area Loan Origination consists of

Bart de Wit,Product Owner Business Finance Advise:“As a Product Owner you set the path for your squadbased upon a good understanding of the business and a clear vision on improvements. Closely working together with thesquadyouare able tomake the best changes in the journeys for our customers, making Rabobank the best bank in business lending!”

With you

Customer focus, pro-active, solution-oriented, stakeholder management capabilities and stress resistance are clearly essential for the role of Product Owner. In addition, it's important that you recognize the following mindset andbehavior:

  • Decisive, results oriented and with strong negotiation skills

  • Always looking for the highest possible value for the customer. Make decisions again and again about the highest priority of that moment

  • Good business sense and as such able to manage different interests and getting people involved

  • Dare to say ‘no’ and able to act critically

  • On top of that we’re ideally also looking for the following qualifications, skills and experience:

  • Academic background/level (IT, business administration or similar)

  • Knowledge and expertise ofloan origination processes preferably also in online journeys.

  • Experience in agile way of working

  • Keep track of the latest customer – and marketdevelopments,  digitalization, robotics andhigh techdevelopments

  • Being able to switch between all stakeholders and facets, from customer, management and team to product, market, organization and own vision.

  • Though English is the formal language in our Tribe, a good understanding of Dutch is essential in this role

Growing a better world together
You'll already be aware that Rabobank is a financial services provider for 8.5 million customers in 40 countries. But did you know that we aim to contribute to real change with our 'Growing a better world together' mission? We dosoincountlessways,suchas:

  • Together with the World Wildlife Fund, we’re helping to create a harmonious balance between nature and the agricultural sector in Brazil.  

  • We want to share our knowledge about sustainable financial solutions. For example, we offer a discount to corporate clients with a sustainable hallmark.   

Do you want to become the ideal version of yourself? We would love to help you achieve this by focusing firmly on your growth, development, and investing in an environment where you keep learning every day. We give you the space to innovate and initiate. In this way, we offer you numerous opportunities to grow and help you exceed your expectations, to do the right thing exceptionally well, and to therefore grow as a professional. In addition, with us (on the basis ofa 36-hour working week), you can also expect:

  • a gross monthly salary betweenEUR3700,-and EUR6300,-(JG9/10)(classification depends on education, knowledge and experience);

  • a thirteenth month and holidaypay;

  • an Employee Benefit Budget 10% of your monthly salary. You decide how to spend this budget. This may include purchasing extra leave days, making extra pension contributions or even receiving a monthly cashpay-out;

  • a personal budget that you can spend on activities related to your personal development andcareer;

  • flexible working times and location-independentworking;

  • travel allowance when you travel by public transport orcar;

  • a pension scheme, to which your contribution is only 3.5%.

Let's meet. 
Are you the person we're looking for? Are you ready to join our team as a Product Owner and to make a difference to yourself, our customers and to society?  We look forward to receiving your application for this vacancy in Utrecht.


  • Applications are open until 6 March 2021. Apply via the “Apply now” button with your CV and cover letter. Responses will be handled in accordance with our vacancy management policy.

  • If you have any questions about the specific details of this position, please contactAdriaanSlurink, Adriaan.Slurink@rabobank.nl

  • Bart de Kort, Corporate Recruiter, would be happy to answer any questions about the application procedure viaBart.de.Kort@rabobank.nl

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  • Everyone is different, and it is exactly those differences that help us become an even better bank. That's why we want to know who you really are!

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