Product Owner - Digital

Job Reference: selfridges/TP/72008/1052
Number of Positions: 1
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Working Hours: 37.5
Closing Date: 16/07/2019
Job Category: Digital
Region / Division: London - Wigmore Street
Location: London

Job Introduction

Key Purpose:

The Digital Product Owner will be responsible for owning and delivering a roadmap which delivers business value and best in class digital experiences. They will be responsible for managing a backlog of work and ensuring there is a consistent development pipeline.

 

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Key Responsibilities

  • Manage a product backlog including defining user stories, acceptance criteria and prioritisation.
  • Own your part of the roadmap and backlog, ensuring the development team is focused on the highest priorities.
  • Ensure that the development team always has an adequate amount of prior prepared stories to work on.
  • Work closely with the development, UX and Creative teams to develop market-leading digital experiences.
  • Be the voice of the customer within the development team and articulate product expectations.
  • Liaise with business and tech stakeholders to discuss problem statements and ideas.
  • Provide an active role in mitigating impediments impacting successful completion of Release/Sprint Goals.
  • Gather, interpret KPIs and customer feedback to provide input to features and the roadmap.
  • Carry out competitor and market analysis to help inform the backlog.
  • Work with the Product Manager to define the overall product vision and roadmap which will provide the greatest business value.

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Skills & Experience

 

  • At least 1 years’ experience as a Product Owner
  • Strong team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience of managing products through their lifecycle from idea to delivery
  • Ability to work in a fast pace environment and to tight deadlines.
  • Knowledge of agile processes and principles
  • A passion for problem solving and creative thinking
  • Experience in Product Management within an eCommerce environment preferable
  • Experience of JIRA and confluence or similar tools.