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Innovation Expert

About the Innovation Team

OTP Bank’s retail division has established the Innovation Department to foster new ideas and support the bank to exploit its innovation potential. We offer you to join a young and dynamic team, and shape the future of banking. This is a fantastic opportunity for a young professional to make real impact within one of the largest financial groups in CEE.

What your job will be

  • participating in the execution and ongoing development of the bank’s international startup partnership program, encompassing 11 countries
  • supporting the implementation of proof-of-concepts and innovation projects from idea generation until live implementation by working with stakeholders from across the banking group
  • supporting collaborations with startups
  • organizing internal and external events to foster innovation culture
  • regularly assessing work progress and updating key stakeholders on project status
  • monitoring the competitive landscape, conducting and reporting research on innovation trends, best practices

You are the ideal candidate, if you

  • have at least 3+ years of experience in consulting, project- or product management, or similar
  • are highly organized and dependable with attention to detail
  • are proactive, self-motivated, action-oriented, and willing to own issues and results
  • are eager to create customer centric solutions
  • love exploring new technologies, experimenting with new methods, tools and equipment
  • have strong communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
  • have a high level of creativity and flexibility with change agent mentality
  • are fluent in Hungarian and English
  • are team player and fun to work with


  • experience with startups
  • experience in IT projects
  • experience in retail banking
  • experience in international project management

We offer

  • diverse, exciting, ever changing projects and tasks
  • steep learning curve
  • great work environment in an innovation office in the heart of Budapest
  • company with rock solid background (we are a bank…)
  • competitive salary and benefits
  • young and dynamic team with a startup-like working culture

Innovation Expert

Full time
3 - 5 years of experience
Secondary school

Published on 19.11.2020