Associate Product Manager

AccuRx

London, GB
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Prod Mgmt/Dev
  • Post Date: 04/28/2021
  • Website: accurx.com
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About AccuRx

accuRx is on a mission to bring patients and their healthcare teams together.

Job Description

At accuRx, we're on a mission to change lives by bringing patients and their healthcare teams together.

Who are accuRx?

At accuRx, we're building a world-famous healthcare communication platform. Our mission is simple - to change lives by bringing patients and their healthcare teams together. Our technology is revolutionising how technology is adopted and how care is delivered in healthcare.

Established in 2016 and now with £9m in Series A funding, accuRx is one of the UK's fastest-growing tech startups. In two years, we grew from only a few GP practices using us to over 50% of practices in England. Today, over 95% of GP practices rely on us and over the past few months we have worked really hard on driving adoption within Hospitals, our product is now used in over 50% of trusts and this number is growing day by day. Our vision is that anyone involved in a patient's care can communicate with each other.

In response to COVID-19, we spent March and April working tirelessly to release new features to help frontline staff. This includes a video consultation solution that went from zero to 35,000 daily consultations in the space of 8 weeks. We then spent November and December building a vaccination booking system that has already saved frontline staff many hours and helped with vaccination uptake for vulnerable people in the UK. See our public roadmap for what’s up next 😃.

Unlike many healthtech companies, we are a software provider, not a healthcare provider. We allow existing health and care systems (starting with the NHS in the UK) to deliver technology-enabled care, free from any AI/Blockchain-hype.

Life as an Associate Product Manager at accuRx

accuRx's Associate Product Manager programme is a six month probationary period where you'll be paired with experienced PMs to get first-hand experience to run one of our user facing product teams. You’ll join our weekly "product school" sessions, receive 1:1 coaching and have a mentor assigned to ensure you're ready to take on the role of product manager at the end of the 6 month period. You will be expected to learn how to lead a high performing cross-functional team, set your team up for success with a well-written product vision, roadmap and OKR, as well as manage delivery from ideation to national rollout. Upon successful completion of your six month probation, you will be given a product team to run and promoted to permanent product manager at accuRx.

Product Leadership

  • You'll learn how to build and own an inspiring vision, a transparent roadmap and focused OKRs.
  • You'll get experience partnering with product engineers (and eventually, a technical lead), to ensure your team has everything it needs to deliver on their goals.
  • You'll learn the importance of our business goals and how to steer your team appropriately to help us achieve them.
  • You'll be responsible for reporting on your teams work to senior stakeholders across the company.

Responsible Ownership

  • You'll be responsible for ensuring a high quality bar for everything your team produces across the full product lifecycle.
  • You'll get experience with articulating the key risks of your product.

Product innovation

  • You believe that user research is at the heart of every great product and you'll ensure your team does too.
  • You'll use data to inform your decision making process.
  • You’ll collaborate with teams across the company as well as our users in order to bring in new ideas helping us to innovate in every part of the user journey.

Excellent communication

  • You will learn how to lead a high performing cross-functional team, that celebrates successes and failures together.
  • You're able to flex your communication style to meets the needs of your team and stakeholders.
  • By prioritising our work you’ll help us optimise, compromise, and get the team on board with what we’re working on.

What the team say ...

"The product team at accuRx has put everything in place for me to learn what it means to be a great product person at the company. On a daily basis I am given the opportunity to be challenged, make product decisions, lead research, and facilitate cross-functional meetings, all in an incredibly positive and learning-focused supportive environment."

  • Becca, Associate Product Manager at accuRx, joined January 2021

Read more from Becca in her article "Why I took a demotion to Associate Product Manager (APM)"

 

We'd really like to hear from you, if ..

  • You have had some exposure to the product development lifecycle, software development and/or web technologies
  • You have demonstrated owning a product or project from start to sunset
  • You've worked with high performing teams and understand what makes a great team
  • You are humble, eager to learn, and able to take on feedback graciously
  • You’re intelligent, both intellectually and emotionally and use a mixture of facts and empathy to inspire and motivate the team and wider business
  • You're mission-driven and care about positively impacting the lives of billions
  • You love solving problems, and relish in the constant challenges a startup throws your way.
  • You're an excellent communicator with the ability to translate complex to simple, bringing your ideas to life.
  • You share our values

Note: please do not apply if you have over 1 year of experience as a PM in a software team.

Here are just some of the reasons why accuRx is an awesome place to work:

  • Work on building a better healthcare system, with a thoughtful, smart and driven team.
  • Meaningful share options, so you have a share in our success.
  • 28 days holiday (plus bank holidays).
  • Flexible start and end to your day. We trust you to be productive and own your work :)
  • We provide breakfast and a constant supply of fruit, snacks and drinks in the office.
  • We provide lunch every day. We're pescatarian
  • Monthly team dinners, we alternate between cooking in the office and heading out to local restaurants. Team favourites include making our own sushi, pizza and pasta!
  • Time on the frontline - Everyone spends at least two days each quarter in a GP Practice, to truly understand how a practice runs, the difficulties they face with technologies and how we can help.
  • Spill - we provide access to confidential sessions with a qualified therapist, to help support good mental health.
  • Tyve - we give you the option to donate to a charity of your choice directly from your salary, pre-tax.
  • Office yoga, team runs & HIIT classes.
  • Annual week-long Summer Retreat, with partners and kids invited for the weekend.
  • £500 annual wellness bonus - to support both physical and mental health. Use this for anything from gym memberships to meditation apps.
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • Pension scheme

Salary - £40,000 + Shares!

Why is a diverse and inclusive workplace so important to us?

Each health system is made up of a diverse workforce, serving 100% of the population. We are building for them, not us. We can only transform health systems if we build a diverse team, rich with different backgrounds, opinions and personalities. We are an equal opportunities employer and a pleasant and supportive place to work. We particularly welcome applications from those who are significantly underrepresented in the technology sector, such as women, trans people, non-binary people, people with disabilities and people from black and underrepresented ethnic communities.

We have set ourselves some targets to hold ourselves accountable - check them out.

 

Want to do a little more research before you apply? 

Head over to our main careers page to find out more about the team, our company handbook, values, benefits, approach to diversity and more.

Want to know the 3 reasons why accuFolk love working at accuRx? Check out our EVP.

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