Biodiversity Product Manager - Remote

up to £44,000 + Benefits - Planning & Environmental - Environmental
Ref: 457 Date Posted: Monday 15 Jul 2024

NSB Recruitment have an exciting opportunity in Corporate Biodiversity for a Biodiversity Product Manager working globally for a UK-based charity.

As specialist centre on biodiversity, my client leads global efforts in shaping policies and solutions to address the crisis facing nature. This role will enable you to join their growing Nature Economy and technology teams, where you'll play a pivotal role at the intersection of biodiversity and the private sector.

Location - Cambridgeshire/Flexible Home Working

As Product Manager, you will manage the development and maintenance of IBAT (Integrated Biodiversity Assessment Tool). Working with the development team you shape and streamline the agile (Scrum) production process.

You will make strategic choices in managing the backlog, allocating resources and addressing risks and issues. The successful candidate will work closely with the IBAT Secretariat staff to translate the strategic and user-based needs of IBAT into efficient solutions, plan and manage delivery of those solutions, and be responsible for ensuring quality throughout their design and implementation. In addition to the continuous development of IBAT you will support innovation projects, which relate to a variety of ways to futureproof the service, such as increasing the alignment with reporting frameworks (ESRS/CSRD), synergies in combining IBAT with other tools and introducing dynamic monitoring of business portfolios.

Key Areas of Responsibility

  • Actively manage the IBAT backlog and sprints to deliver new features, resolve user-requests and maintain a secure and high-quality product
  • Liaise with IBAT users, teams leads, governance and user committees, and translate their needs into clearly defined work packages for designers and developers
  • Cultivate and manage active relationships with the IBAT partners, and dataset owners within these organizations
  • Manage the IBAT roadmap, as a multi-year strategy and development pipeline based on stakeholder management across the IBAT network
  • Take the lead in helping the team continually develop and improve in all aspects of our work Establish and continually improve ways of working across the team, by defining and refining work processes
  • Represent the IBAT at meetings and conferences with partners and external stakeholders


  • Minimum 2 years product management experience in a software development team
  • Ideally experience working with complex biodiversity databases/datasets
  • Fluency in English is required, other languages desirable
  • Experience with Geographic Information Systems and relevant software
  • Conservation expertise, with experience working for a conservation NGO
  • Agile/Scrum certification

Rewards & Benefits

Highly competitive salary up to £44,000, plus exciting benefits and great career opportunities. Along with extensive training and scope for progression and reward & significant input into the growth and development of the business

If you’re ready to make a positive impact on nature and the business world? Join my client on this incredible journey! Apply now or have a discreet conversation to learn more about the role and their passionate team.

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