Product Owner

  • Location:

    Preston, Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Product & Project Management

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £300 - £301 per day

  • Contact:

    Jack McLane

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JML CHPO_1610389544

  • Published:

    12 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 MONTHS

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    Jack McLane

Product Owner - Product, Online - Contract

My client, a retail company, based in Preston are looking for a Product Owner for an initial 6 month contract. The client require someone who is vastly experienced in delivering improvements to digital customer experience, preferably around mobile.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead multiple cross-functional teams to deliver improvements to the digital customer experience.
  • Responsible for the management and sign off of team output, the management and prioritisation of the product backlog and benefit reporting and analysis.
  • Involvement in the future direction for the product experience, taking into account commercial benefits, customer perspective, technical feasibility, benchmark experiences and innovative thinking.
  • Responsible for signing off team's output and ensuring alignment with the relevant strategies.
  • Conducts resource planning for the Product development work streams including research, design, build, test and release. Coordinates with UX/UI managers, Project Management and IT Practice Leads on estimates and plans and dependencies. Ensures team effort reflects business priorities.

The key experience and knowledge required for this role includes:

  • Ideally Retail Industry experience
  • Experience with the mobile industry is desirable
  • Working knowledge of developing scope, epics, stories, and mapping to commercial outcomes
  • Has a strong focus on User Experience, how digital devices are used in different contexts and their unique capabilities of applications compared to other channels
  • Highly numerical/analytical with strong data analysis skills

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