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Date Added: Wed 14/09/2022

Product Owner

London, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: Salary negotiable

Vitality, Product Owner - Claims, Bournemouth/London, £Competitive + Benefits + Bonus

We’re the UK insurer and investment provider that rewards people for positive lifestyle choices. With 1.25m+ UK members and more than 25m globally, we’re out to make the world a healthier, happier place.

That applies as much to our people as it does to our members. So, as well as a highly competitive pay package, you’ll enjoy: Free places to Vitality sponsored run events, online fitness classes and wellbeing workshops, competitions to win tickets to top-flight sporting events, health checks, and access to our full range of partners and rewards.

Your responsibilities as our Product Owner will include:

  • Prioritising, managing and delivering the 0-3 month digital product strategy and roadmap
  • Undertaking daily management of related digital products
  • Working collaboratively with the Product Manager, business process owners and development and project teams to create user stories that are aligned to the overall delivery of organisational goals and desired customer outcomes
  • Carrying out detailed analysis of user needs, business requirements, impact, scope, risks, benefits and technical dependencies for user stories
  • Ensuring all user stories are captured, created and maintained in the product backlog, written in the agile user story format, with relevant support documentation and clearly defined acceptance criteria for each story
  • Working collaboratively with the UX team to provide understanding of the user stories to ensure designs are aligned
  • Ensuring the product backlog is accurately prioritised through regular discussion and review with the Product Manager and Business Owners, and other key business stakeholders
  • Providing technical input into the business cases that are produced by the Product Manager and Business Owners
  • Being a key contributor in an ongoing optimisation programme, including A/B testing and personalisation
  • Understanding, communicating and driving optimisation of all leading metrics and KPIs across online and offline sales journeys
  • Managing budgets for external project elements

What we’re looking for in our Product Owner:

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent
  • Digital specialist with a proven track record working in e-commerce or digital marketing
  • High level of understanding of web development practices
  • Strong understanding of digital analytics and conversion rate optimisation processes
  • Strong ability to refine and prioritise product backlog in fast-moving environment
  • Proficiency in writing user stories and defining acceptance criteria
  • Excellent delivery and execution of sprint rituals and releases
  • Experience of using work management tools such as Jira
  • The ability to lead and facilitate meetings (e.g. lead workshops to elicit requirements) within business and technical teams
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with business and technical stakeholders at all levels
  • The ability to produce high quality supporting artefacts to assist the team in development of product features
  • Outstanding team working and collaboration skills

Working for Vitality, you'll experience an exciting mix of creativity and innovation, within a framework of challenging objectives and a passion for delivering the best.

Our people are chosen for their skills, knowledge, enthusiasm, and attitude but above all, their belief that anything can be achieved.

It’s what we call offering shared value because a healthy, happy team is good for us, good for our members, and good for you.

As our Product Owner, you’ll get the benefits our members enjoy, including:

  • Our award-winning private Vitality Health insurance + wellness incentive programme
  • Access to The Vitality Programme – Apple Watch, Waitrose and Partners, Garmin, Amazon Prime, Champneys Spa days, Rakuten TV, and half-price gym memberships to name a few!
  • Personal health fund + Life Assurance
  • Stakeholder Pension Plan with employer contribution
  • 25 days annual leave + Bank holidays + option to buy and sell 5 more
  • Flexible benefits package
  • Internal incentives, competitions, and awards – a chance to win football and sports tickets or even be in with a chance to have a holiday of a lifetime
  • A genuine opportunity to grow and establish a long-term career

Closing date: Tuesday 11th October 2022

If you feel you have the skills and experience to become our Product Owner,thenplease click ‘apply’ today – we’d love to hear from you!

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