Product Owner (outside IR35)

Product Owner (outside IR35)
  • Competitive
  • Contract
  • Edinburgh, Scotland, UK EH2 4QZ Edinburgh Edinburgh GBR EH2 4QZ
Job Ref: BBBH123627
Sectors: PMO & project management Other
Date Added: 19 January 2023

Product Owner

Edinburgh or Glasgow (2 days onsite per week)

6 Month Contract Outside IR35

Our Public Sector client are currently recruiting for a Product Owner to join on a 6 month initial contract, outside of IR35.

In this role, you will:-

  • Represent the stakeholders, and have the mandate to prioritise scope (functions/features) on behalf of the team, setting the overall transformation vision and aims for the SCRUM Team
  • Create and maintain a prioritised Product Backlog, ensuring it is visible, transparent and clear
  • Clearly communicate priorities, objectives/goals, mission and acceptance criteria to the Agile Delivery Teams
  • Ensure the Agile Delivery Team members understand items in the Product Backlogs to the level needed and leverage the wider scrum and cross stream forums
  • Communicate progress outside the core Agile Delivery Team to key Judicial and operational influencers and other senior stakeholders as appropriate

The successful candidate will have the following skills/knowledge:

  • A demonstrable and evidenced drive to deliver
  • Ability to co-ordinate, communicate and influence to achieve outcomes within a positive working environment - strong stakeholder management skills
  • Take a Value driven approach, with the ability to identify and measure Value, and target delivery towards the achievement of Value
  • Experienced in applying a variety of agile and lean practices

Desirable skills and experience:

  • The candidate will have an awareness of Digital First Service Standards, Government Digital Services (GDS) and the Scottish Approach to Service Design
  • Experience of Agile delivery frameworks
  • Coach the Business and Operational areas to create a culture of product and service improvement.

Should this position be of interest please submit your CV and I will be in contact as required

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

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Contact Consultant:
Toni Beveridge

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