18 January 2017

Product Owner

  • Reference: ech160217s
  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £50,000
  • Type: Permanent
  • Sector: Online Retailer
  • Consultant email: info@thecandidate.co.uk
  • Consultant telephone: +44 161 833 1044

Take this great opportunity to join a huge online retailer! Now is your chance to become their new Product Owner!

Our client is looking for Product Owner who is self-motivated and will manage the development and delivery of the business IT platforms. They will do this through clear communication between the development teams and the business stakeholders, ensuring projects are delivered efficiently!

This online retailer has been around for just over a decade and built up a great reputation in that time, this is a highly successful company to work for! The Product Owner will be supported by the Head of Product Delivery and use the ability of building strong relationships to ensure successful delivery.

Key responsibilities of the Product Owner:

  • Ensure progress on projects and deliverables are communicated effectively
  • Manage the stakeholders within all levels of the business
  • Responsible for managing the product backlog for an Agile development team
  • Provide guidance and leadership to the development teams and perform Agile ceremonies
  • Plan and project manage large internal changes

Skills and attributes required:

  • Capable of learning quickly, maintaining a high level of attention to detail
  • Experience and knowledge of working in an Agile development environment and previous experience of SCRUM and KANBAN would be beneficial
  • Excellent personal and communication skills
  • A very organised individual who thrives in a high-pressure environment
  • Knowledge of the IT development lifecycle would be advantageous

Does this sound like the job role for you? If so, get in touch today with our award-winning recruitment team on 0161 833 1044 or email us on info@thecandidate.co.uk. Or alternatively apply online today! Job not for you? Recommend someone now for £250 Cashback, Click Here  



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