Product Owner - Fully Remote/Off-site

Starts Immediate
Duration 12+ months
Status Freelance
Rate $104/hr DOE
Our client is looking for a Product Owner to join their team on a Freelance basis.

- Responsible for innovation and end-to-end launch of products.
- Collaborates with global commercial services partners and customers to co-develop a roadmap and drive products and features from concept to launch in a fast-paced environment.
- Works with cross-functional teams and various stakeholders, including analytics, design/user experience, engineering, and user enablement.
- Turns data insights into products with actionable outcomes to the ultimate customer.
- Works in an Agile environment and continuously reviews the business needs, refines priorities, outlines milestones and deliverables, and identifies opportunities and risks.
- Partners with stakeholders and customers across the organization to inform the product vision, strategy, features, and prioritization.
- Develops, owns, and executes the product roadmap.
- Translates product roadmap features into well-defined product requirements including features, user stories, and acceptance test criteria.
- Prioritizes and maintains the sprint backlog for assigned products, balancing the requirements of stakeholders.
- Leads the product functional design process based on an intimate knowledge of the users and technology.
- Defines and executes go-to-market plan, working to ensure that product management, marketing, and sales have what they need to be successful.
- Develops and maintains appropriate tracking and reporting of product performance post-launch to evaluate future investment.
- Consult with clients to shape the strategies that deliver business value and customer satisfaction.
- Contribute to estimation, project planning, practice development and new business pitches
- Actively collaborate in cross-disciplinary idea generation and client co-creation sessions
- Articulate rationale for approach in the context of both business and user needs.

- Manage team of up to 5-6 multi-disciplinary team members, providing direction, oversight, coaching and performance feedback
- Foster a collaborative and innovative environment
- Actively participate in hiring and staffing
- Mentor team members
- Champion the Product Owner craft

- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Product Management, UI/UX Design, Strategy, or a comparable discipline
- A minimum of 5 years of relevant experience of Product Management and/or Product Development, or Product Design
- Proven track record of delivering products that are data-driven solutions with a user-first mindset
- Established background in launching software or services in partnership with engineering teams and high degree of proficiency in prototyping, iterative development, understanding of Agile principles and ceremonies
- Experience successfully driving end-to-end delivery of digital solutions, including a wide variety of mechanisms, e.g. dashboards, APIs, real time alerts, etc.
- Experience with procurement, expense management, and treasury businesses and processes
- Balance of technical knowledge, business acumen and design principles
- Proactive, self-starter with excellent project management skills and ability to manage multiple tasks effectively
- Excellent communication skills with the ability to engage, influence, and inspire partners and stakeholders to drive collaboration and alignment
- High degree of organization, individual initiative, and personal accountability

If this sounds like the role for you, please apply with your resume and a bit about yourself!

SEP. 2021

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