Head of Lending – Product Management

Tyro exists to provide Australian Small and Medium Enterprises with innovative products and services, to help improve and grow their business. We started by providing our integrated EFTPOS, recently we acquired our banking licence and launched our lending and deposit products, with further plans to expand into other services in the future.

About the role

As Lending Lead you will be responsible for Tyro’s Lending Products, including both product build and business performance. Reporting to the Director of Product, the Lead role has two direct reports as well as an assigned Delivery team.

As the senior person representing Lending, you will be responsible for setting and executing the strategy for Tyro’s Smart Growth Funding offering and new products in development. In addition, the Lending lead is responsible for the product line’s business performance and scale.

Key responsibilities

  • Primary business owner for Lending activities at Tyro
  • Manage a strategic product roadmap for Lending to satisfy customer demand
  • Define, manage, negotiate and approve new features, policies and delivery timeframes
  • Maintain the safe and attractive growth in the lending portfolio
  • Continuously understand market trends and technology advancements to see and determine where product should be going
  • Provide guidance, direction and support on a daily basis to your Product Managers, the Delivery Team, Credit Risk, Sales, Marketing and Customer Support
  • Represent Tyro externally at conferences, trade shows and industry events


  • Minimum 5 years of experience in:
    • Unsecured lending, including P&L management
    • Managing, negotiating and arbitrating between stakeholders
    • Agile, Lean and User Centred Design environments
    • Working in cross-functional teams (including Product Designers)
  • Team player who is adaptable, flexible and tenacious
  • Able to lead and align cross-functional teams to achieve common goals
  • Passionate about unearthing and solving customer problems using technology
  • In-depth understanding of product lifecycle

What you will receive

  • Opportunity to contribute to a new approach to SME banking
  • Work/life balance, the company works (very) smart rather than long
  • Working with some of the most outstanding people in technology that you can get to know and learn from

Does this sound like you? Email us at careers@tyro.com

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