- Work collaboratively with the product development unit lead (the unit lead is accountable for the unit's products through their lifecycle, and is responsible for how they're delivered ) to ensure your teams deliver quality services inline with your vision + own, explain and manage the product definition and user needs at all levels of government. + Co-ordinate and prioritise the work of several delivery teams within your unit. + Co-ordinate the backlog across your products to deliver value and reduce duplicated work. + Be responsible for the end-to-end delivery of the product + Be responsible for operational relationships with suppliers + Make sure services and products developed in house or provided by suppliers are in line with industry best practice, and regulatory and contractual requirements + Lead, mentor and coach product owners in your unit + Identify capability gaps and training needs in the product owner community and the DWP Digital community + Lead community events and share work and ideas with the wider Department for Work and Pensions product owner community You'll have relevant experience in: + Of having a deep understanding and experience of using product management techniques + Of dealing with large-scale corporate or government projects within complex organisations and working with security related stakeholders and expert teams to enable secure development + Dealing with large-scale corporate or government projects within complex organisations and working with security related stakeholders and expert teams to enable secure development + A high level of digital literacy and capability + Managing budgets + Influencing up to Director General level in order to effectively engage with a wide range of digital specialists, suppliers and stakeholder communities and an aptitude for striking a balance between strategic innovation, user needs and operational pragmatism + Shaping and developing the capability of product owners in your hub, with experience leading multiple product teams and of managing other product owners or managers If this Product Owner role sounds like something that you would be interested in, please click the link to apply or email Simon Middlehurst @ Simon.Middlehurst@publicsectorresourcing.co.uk "In applying for this role you acknowledge the following; this role falls in scope of the Off Payroll Working in the Public Sector legislation. Any rates of payment quoted will reflect the gross rate per day for the assignment, and will be subject to appropriate taxes and statutory costs. As such the payment to the intermediary and your income resulting from this contract will be different." Please be aware that this role can only be worked within the UK and not Overseas. To move forward with your application, click "Apply"