£50k - 55k per year
9 months ago
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.
- 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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