We sat down with Imran to find out more about him and his Why O2 Message.
Describe your job in 25 words or less:
I am a RCS Product Manager. My job is to help create and shape the RCS Messaging Product that we will sell to businesses who buy messaging directly from O2
What originally attracted you to O2?
Having previously worked for O2, and having enjoyed, I felt it would be okay to come back.
What are 3 words that best describe O2?
Friendly, Varied, Diverse
What has been your proudest moment at O2?
Being here for only 3 months I haven’t had too many but having had my first internal workshop in Preston Brook, the positive feedback from colleagues was gladly received
What aspect of your role do you enjoy the most?
Talking to colleagues and suppliers and discussing concepts and ideas. Especially when you can spot trends and themes that you are already thinking about. I like to get open and honest feedback as you always want to be challenged on your thinking and data
What advice would you give to people looking for a role in O2?
It’s a small world and if you don’t find a role suitable now, you may well do in the future. You’ll be surprised how many colleagues you bump into throughout your career (so be nice!)
What are 3 words that best describe you?
Passionate, determined, flexible
Do you feel you can bring your true self to work?
Yes – and being able to work from home when suitable is just common sense and makes me more productive.
What are your hobbies outside of work?
Watching football and Netflix, sometimes on the exercise bike so I don’t feel guilty. As a father too I try to be outdoors with the family as much as I can.