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Contract Product Owner

  • Location:

    Brighton

  • Sector:

    Business Analysis & Project Management

  • Job Type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Natasha Scarth

  • Contact Email:

    natashascarth@spectrumit.co.uk

  • Salary high:

    350

  • Salary low:

    300

  • Job Ref:

    VR/13779_1641480424

  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2022-01-20

  • Start Date:

    ASAP

For: Contract Product Owner

Term: 3 months

Location: Hybrid working, 2 days a week in the Brighton Office

Rate: Negotiable

IR35: Inside IR35

Job Description

Our client is looking for a skilled Product Owner to join their team and work closely with the Product Manager on a bespoke platform. Day to day, you will be working with a multi-discipline Agile Scrum team and act as an ambassador for the product internally and externally. Importantly they are looking for someone that has a real 'product mindset' and can influence people at all levels within the organisation and has a real appreciation of what 'better' looks like. As a Product Owner you will act as the guide for a collaborative multi-disciplined delivery team driving the delivery of high-quality value-adding products that service the business and their clients. The role will be primarily home based to begin with and then a hybrid model in the Brighton office (2-3 days a week)

Duties amd Key Responsibilities:

  • Build strong working relationships with both internal & external key stakeholders - providing subject matter expert input, understand their point of view, culture and purpose and what the business is trying to achieve.
  • Contribute to the setting of standard practices and processes for the Product discipline and ensure these are adhered to and best practice is followed to support an agile delivery methodology.
  • Work with the Product Manager to maintain and execute against the product roadmaps
  • Work with various stakeholders to prioritise and gather business requirements
  • Design innovative solutions to both business problems and commercial opportunity, documenting them in a well-structured, clear, and concise manner. This will include, User Stories, screen mock-ups, process flows and use cases etc.
  • Maintain & own your team's backlog of user stories, features & epics

Skills:

  • Experience working in a Product, BA or Project Management role
  • Experience in Requirements Elicitation and Management, User Stories, Acceptance Criteria, System Impact Mapping, Process Mapping.
  • Ability to work unsupervised
  • Strong workshop and meeting facilitation skills
  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to travel when necessary, within the UK
  • Excellent verbal and written communication, presentation, and reasoning skills.
  • Good influencing and collaboration skills, with the ability to bring together a variety of stakeholders to achieve the desired outcomes

Nice to have:

  • Experience of working in an ISO27001 Information Security Management System environment
  • Experience in wireframing or prototyping solutions
  • Has worked in an Agile Scrum environment
  • Experience of launching new digital products
  • Background in healthcare industry

If suitable please apply or contact Natasha on natashascarth@spectrumit.co.uk for more information