Product Manager - 6 Month Contract


Our client, a fantastic market leading company based in Surrey, is currently recruiting for a Product Manager to join them on a 6 month contract basis.

The ideal candidate will have experience working with the business to define the details within the Strategic Roadmap, setting priorities and developing high level plans. You will define business needs and manage the priority of these via the product backlog. You will ensure delivery to agreed project schedules and ongoing improvement of best practice processes throughout the company.

Key responsibilities:

  • Work with the business to define project outcomes, aligned to business priorities and operational plans
  • Gather high level business requirements and break these down into granular level for both business focused and IT teams
  • Create high level user stories for the business and for development teams
  • Management of the product backlog within projects once changes have been approved
  • Develop productive and build strong working relationships with key business stakeholders to gain buy in from them
  • Ensure benefits are aligned to target outcomes and challenge where benefits are unrealistic
  • Evaluation of new change across the projects to assess Architectural fit, scale, service aspects and run costs

Key skills and experience:

  • Experience within a Product Manager role is essential for this role
  • Previously a strong background within a Business Analyst role
  • Good knowledge of Agile / Scrum / Lean
  • Agile certificate or course is highly advantageous
  • A technical understanding of API’s would be advantageous
  • Experience with working with many stakeholders with the ability to communicate with individuals at all levels of the business

For more information, please contact Georgia Harris at Clearwater People Solutions or apply as directed.

Please note: If you have not been contacted regarding your submission within 2 weeks your application has been unsuccessful for this role only.

Keywords: Product Manager / Product Owner / Surrey / Sussex / West Sussex / Gatwick / Horley / Redhill / Reigate / Crawley / Croydon / Leatherhead / Dorking / Sutton