Job description

Product Owner

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  • Sector:

    Digital & Ecommerce

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  • Salary:

    £50k - 55k per year

  • Contact:

    Rachel Wheeler

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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  • Consultant:

    Rachel Wheeler

A luxury travel business based close to Preston is looking for a Product Owner to join the expanding product team.

You will help to define vision & strategy, with responsibility for planning and managing the improvements and transformations.

Job Accountabilities

  • Responsible for creating high levels of customer engagement across different acquisition channels including all stages of the customer journey
  • Interpret customer and company needs in a rapidly evolving market to steer a transparent and comprehensive product roadmap
  • Create, prioritise & manage the product roadmap and backlog ensuring you are delivering value to the business and a best in class customer experience.
  • Work with brand stakeholders to define product priorities and regularly communicate product updates
  • Run regular planning & intake sessions with stakeholders in multiple locations
  • Be the voice of the customer by making customer problems the heartbeat of your product roadmap & backlog
  • Be available to respond quickly to issues and help the delivery team in resolving the problem
  • Advocate the submission of new ideas throughout the business through a formal intake process
  • Present strategy, progress and learnings to senior stakeholders throughout the business
  • Responsible for day to day product activities
  • Lead the full product lifecycle across design, analysis, supporting engineering through build and delivery
  • Steer and challenge the Delivery, Business Analysis, Tech, UX, Marketing, Trading and Data Science teams to consciously think of the customer
  • Drive a strong test & learn culture and encourage fast failure & continuous improvement
  • Lead & motivate a team of product, developers, QA & delivery managers to ensure one cohesive team through clear vision and goals
  • Support the submission of new ideas throughout the business by running planning sessions and supporting the intake process.

Qualifications, Skills & Experience

  • Demonstrable Product Ownership experience, preferably working on ecommerce or transactional sites
  • Ability to prioritise and make trade off decisions independently and in conjunction with key stakeholders 
  • Results and outcome focussed and motivated by commercial success
  • Understanding of agile methodologies such as Scrum, DAD etc beneficial
  • Excellent communication skills, able to develop good relationships with stakeholders at all levels across multiple locations
  • Outstanding technical, analytical, and problem-solving abilities, along with an ability to collaborate cross-functionally
  • Live and breathe innovation and latest technology trends and identify opportunities to be the first to market with new ideas

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