Product Manager | GDS | Consulting | Fully Remote
Product Manager required by consultancy onsite with a government department supporting a digital transformation programme.
Candidates will require GDS experience and a background in consulting/client-facing project work.
Experience required includes:
Product ownership: Creating, maintaining and prioritising product backlogs and roadmaps to shape the work of a delivery team
Agile working: Designing, releasing and continuously improving great digital products through leadership of cross-functional agile teams
Life-cycle perspective: Knowing how to deliver successful outcomes across the full product life cycle – Discovery, Alpha, Beta, using a range of tools and techniques, including developing sustainable support models where needed
User focus: Engaging with users, working with researchers and synthesising product improvements from qualitative and quantitative insights
Stakeholder management: Engaging with senior management, representing the work of the team and showing the value of the work to overall organisation goals and the user needs it meets
Data and technology: Leveraging data and a practical understanding of technology to optimise customer experience, inform backlog prioritisation and measure KPIs
Knowledge of different sectors and specialisms: including government digital transformation and a good knowledge of agile – would be an advantage. You will need excellent interpersonal skills to manage a variety of stakeholders, resilience, perception and flexibility to adapt to different situations and pivot effectively.
This is an urgent role looking to start in the next 1-2 weeks.