Product Manager / Owner
Salary range: up to £75,000 pa
Our client, a global Media organisation are looking for a hands-on Senior Product Manager to come in and work on an exciting client facing web application. The successful Senior Product Manager should be delivery focused and organised with a good eye for detail; They will have a strong background in web-based projects and demonstrable experience working on client facing applications. The successful Senior Product Manager will have the freedom to develop new ideas, and the opportunity to work with key business stakeholders throughout the product lifecycle to take these ideas from conception to delivery.
Develop a clear technology roadmap in support of the client's business strategy and objectives.
Manage the product/solution lifecycle, from inception to delivery.
Manage the product backlog
Perform scoping, requirement gathering and analysis with business owners and key stakeholders, sharing feedback and managing timelines
Develop and maintain documentation of business requirements
Work with the team to develop a comprehensive set of requirements that address all defined customer needs, ensuring effective communication to assure a complete and consistent understanding of the requirements.
Liaise with relevant stakeholders at all levels of the business to ensure they are aware of product developments
Chair regular user forums to ensure that the product continues to deliver business benefits, and gather product enhancements that drive continuous improvement.
Develop, document, and deliver reporting both periodically and on an ad hoc basis.
Support business users by providing product knowledge during training, UAT and go live activities
Key skills and Experience:
Demonstrable Experience as a Product Manager in a dynamic, commercial environment
Experience working in an agile development environment within the technology space
Consistent track record of gathering business requirements and translating them into user stories/functional specifications
Demonstrable experience of maintaining a backlog of requirements in a central repository
Experience with web development products
Ability to facilitate workshops
Strong IT research software analysis skills
Comfortable working in a Project Management capacity