Digital Product Owner

Location
Milton Keynes
Salary
£70000 per annum
Posted
17 Oct 2016
Closes
14 Nov 2016
Ref
BSMES6349
Contact
Erika Szatmari
Discipline
Marketing
Sector
B2B
Business Type
Brand / In-house
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time
Our Client the UK's most successful & largest provider of estate agency and property related financial & professional services.
We’re looking for an exceptional individual to join the team as a digital Product Owner in a dynamic, fast paced environment. Working in a growing department which functions as an in-house full-service digital agency, you will work closely with the scrum master, developers and stakeholders throughout the business. 

Responsibilities:
  • Tactical Scrum duties – managing/grooming the product backlog, reviewing and reprioritising outstanding work based on shifting needs and ongoing feedback
  • Develop a solid understanding of the product users, the market place, the competition and of future trends
  • Have a detailed understanding of all aspects of the existing product, and develop a clear vision for the products development and evolution, engaging stakeholders and the product sponsor in sharing and developing/agreeing this vision
  • Engage with the development team via Scrum Ceremonies as appropriate to the role – i.e. Sprint planning, stand-up meetings, iterative reviews and retrospectives
  • Drive product improvement from gathering multiple customer feedback channels including UX, Analytics, Surveys etc. and feeding this back into the development chain
  • Strategic direction for the product – developing the product roadmap and managing the stakeholders
Requirements:
  • A strong background in eCommerce and firm understanding of online product development
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills as collaborative work as well as stakeholder management is pinnacle in this role
  • A strong educational background preferably with a degree in related subject
  • A passion for working in an Agile environment, ideally with certifications in Agile (Ideally CSPO) or CIM
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, and a passion for working in highly collaborative environments.
  • Digital transformation experience desirable.

For the successful Candidate we are also offering a Private Healthcare, Pension scheme and many additional benefits. If this position is for you, please urgently send us your application.
  

  

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