Empiric Solutions 41, Barkston House, Croydon St, Leeds LS11 9RT, UK
My large public sector client is looking for a contract Product Head/Manager. This role will be primarily based in their Leeds office to provide co-located product leadership, plus regular visits to other programme delivery locations. 12 month initital contract with potential of additional 12 month extension. Essential skills and experience: Extensive experience of operating at a senior Product Ownership level in a client-side role in a public-facing area of the health sector. Experience of working in a Product Owner role for mobile product. Experience of working in a Product Owner role in a large-scale, multi-supplier Agile delivery programme. Demonstrable evidence of having managed complex a complex product backlog, prioritising based on value Excellent verbal and written communication skills - to create buy in for the product vision from internal and external stakeholders. Experience of delivering a product to Digital Service Standard and of the GDS Service Assessment. Demonstrable evidence of having coached Product Owners to improve and develop their abilities. Ability to turn user insight from multiple (often conflicting) sources into product improvements. Operating at client side and establishing the necessary 'Ethical Screens' to operate in the client's interests at all times. Bonus skills and experience: Having taken a product through all stages of a GDS Service Assessment. Evidence of having contributed to Business Cases (following the 5-case model) or similar investment justification artefacts to secure additional funding for a programme based on anticipated value. Please contact me by phone or apply to be considered for this role. Empiric is a global provider of niche and specialist recruitment services operating across Investment Banking, Oil & Gas, Engineering, IT and Industry & Commerce. Our expert knowledge of the market and strong working relationships with our clients has enabled us to become the preferred supplier to over 150 global corporations.