Project Manager / Product Owner

Reference

R4TADTJ27619

Consultant

Anita Dale

Location

North Yorkshire

Category

Manufacturing & Engineering

Benefits

Private pension, flexi time, healthcare, lifestyle vouchers, free parking, holiday sacrifice scheme

Start Date

An experienced hardware Product Owner / Project Manager is sought by a highly successful leisure software house based in York.

The Role:

You’ll be responsible for taking a selection of products from conception through to end of life. This includes project managing and taking full ownership of the development of the product and communicating keep relevant people informed. Working with the development team and the Head of Product Owners, you’ll plan all development / modifications to their products and be responsible for deliveries and continued success. Your duties will include:

  • Take complete ownership of the product, making all final decisions
  • Support the Sales team with product orientation/customer presentations
  • Work with customers to understand requirements/changes to existing products
  • Lead the planning and implementation of products/projects and manage the project budget
  • Facilitate, document and report the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables using the defined applications and processes
  • Work with third party suppliers
  • Define project tasks and resource requirements
  • Plan and schedule project timelines
  • Track product / project deliverables using appropriate tools
  • Constantly monitor and report on progress of the product / project
  • Present reports defining project progress, problems and solutions
  • Implement and manage project changes and interventions to achieve project outputs
  • Monitor and report on competing products in the market place
  • Carry out any other duties as may be reasonably requested from time to time

The successful Product Owner should have most of the following:

  • Manufacturing engineering skills are essential
  • Knowledge of both theoretical and practical aspects of project management
  • Knowledge of project management techniques and tools
  • Excellent organisational, planning and time management skills
  • Logical thinking with creative problem-solving ability
  • Great attention to detail and ability to work with others
  • Good communication and negotiation skills
  • Understanding of budget control
  • Good IT skills – Including all standard Microsoft packages (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Preferably experience with Jira and Confluence (from Atlassian suite of products)
  • Knowledge of the gaming industry is desirable
  • To establish and maintain excellent standards of customer service and focus throughout dedicated customer portfolio

Benefits:

  • £35,000 salary
  • Flexi-time
  • Private Pension
  • Healthcare
  • Lifestyle vouchers
  • Free Parking
  • Holiday sacrifice scheme
  • 23 days holiday increasing to 27 days holiday with each year of service
  • Casual working environment

Product Owner / Project Manager – Hardware

York, North Yorkshire – commutable from Leeds, Harrogate, Wetherby, Selby, Tadcaster etc

£35,000 + benefits

Town/City

York

Region

North Yorkshire

Country

United Kingdom

Salary:

Any

Job Type:

Permanent

Hours:

Full Time

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