Strategic Project Manager Junior (M/F)

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Strategic Project Manager Junior (M/F)

Job description

About us

Lemonway simplifies complex and regulated payment transactions for marketplaces 🍋

We offer a payment solution dedicated to crowdfunding platforms and B2B/B2C/C2C marketplaces across Europe.

Our SaaS solution enables over 400 platforms to collect funds within a secure and regulated framework (DSP2, Payment Agent, KYC (Know Your Customer), AML/CTF). 🚀

The company has over 140 Lemonheroes of 21 different nationalities. 🌎

We have raised €35 million in Series B funding to boost our growth.

Join Lemonway's Operational Excellence Team as a Strategic Project Manager Junior!

Are you looking for a challenging and rewarding career in operational excellence in the paytech and payments industry? Do you want to be at the forefront of innovation and help shape the future of payments? If so, the Strategic Project Manager Junior position at Lemonway is the perfect opportunity for you!

You will drive operational excellence across Lemonway as an Strategic Project Manager Junior. This includes identifying and implementing process improvements, optimizing resources, and ensuring that our operations are aligned with our strategic goals in the paytech and payments industry. You will also play a key role in our continuous improvement initiatives, helping us to identify and eliminate waste and inefficiencies.

This is a highly challenging and rewarding role that will allow you to make a real impact on our business. You will work with a talented team of professionals and have the chance to learn from some of the best minds in the industry.

Here are some of the critical responsibilities of the Strategic Project Manager Junior position:

  • Lead and manage projects to improve processes in compliance, KYC, partnerships, new payment methods, and geographical expansion.
  • Develop and document operational guidelines for critical initiatives.
  • Coordinate and assist in preparing operational plans for new project launches.
  • Handle and address issues raised by customers and internal stakeholders, ensuring effective resolution.
  • Collaborate with internal teams to prioritise and manage business requests effectively.
  • Work closely with Product and Tech teams to understand the impacts of various processes and contribute to their optimisation.
  • Align operational activities with Lemonway's strategic goals, ensuring cohesive progress.
  • Actively participate in and contribute to continuous improvement efforts.
  • Facilitate effective communication across different teams to ensure seamless coordination.
  • Utilize data analysis to identify trends and areas for operational enhancement.
  • Provide support and assistance to the Lead Program Manager in various project

Job requirements

To be successful in this role, you will need to have the following:

  • Experience: Minimum of 3 years' experience in a top-tier consulting firm or as a project manager in a startup environment. Experience in the payments or Fintech sector is highly valued but not mandatory
  • Education: Master’s degree or equivalent from a top-tier Business

    Analytical Thinker: Strong analytical skills with a passion for problem-solving, particularly in project management

    Communication and Structuring Skills: Skilled in structuring, synthesising, and formalising complex information.

    Project and Stakeholder Management: Proven experience as a project manager, capable of breaking silos and coordinating cross-team initiatives. Expertise in planning and leading initiatives.

    Efficiency and Adaptability: Ability to quickly understand new topics, navigate complex environments, and deliver results in a fast-paced setting.

    Conscientious: Strong attention to detail in both execution and follow-up of tasks.

    Languages: Fluency in French and English is mandatory.

What we have to offer

🌎 An international environment with over 10+ nationalities

⚖️ A hybrid, flexible workplace with attractive remote policies

🤝 Team-building events like our monthly breakfasts, our annual Parties or seminar

🌱 A product and a workplace with a solid commitment to sustainability

🧭 Shared Lemonway Principles that are the foundation of our culture and everyday decisions

We are dedicated to flexibility, growth, and well-being at work:

🏠 Complete remote possible in the country of the role

💳 Local meal plan policies (Swile card in France)

🚅 50% public transportation paid in France

👩‍⚕️ Health support through Alan

Are you interested in joining the ride? Here’s what your hiring journey will look like.

  • A 60-min video call with the Lead Program Manager, Samir Feddi, to deep dive into your people skills and experience in operations
  • A fully remote exercise to evaluate your technical skills, including a presentation
  • A 45-min video-call with one of our HR Business Partners, to get to know you, understand your career expectations and answer your questions
  • A 30-minute interview with our COO, Jeremy Ricordeau, for a final validation

Usually, our hiring process lasts, on average 20-25 days and often comes within 48 hours.

Suppose you are a highly motivated and results-oriented individual passionate about excellence. In that case, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

We look forward to hearing from you!