We’re Shop Direct, proud home of Very.co.uk, Littlewoods and some amazingly talented people.
We’re the kind of people who don’t settle for the ordinary. We’ve achieved incredible things over the last 90 years, evolving how our 4 million customers shop and pay for the big brands they love on our websites Very.co.uk and Littlewoods, and we we’re not slowing down…
We’re obsessed with providing seamless shopping experiences and innovative ways to spread the cost with credit, it’s what makes us the UK’s biggest fin-tech retailer, and a very unique place to work.
Our Customer Experience and Digital Product Teams are not slowing down either, we are rebuilding our front-end technology and creating customer product teams charged with creating simple, intuitive and distinctive experiences for our customers.
We are looking for a passionate, experienced Product Owner, to lead the way with our My Account product team. Someone to make the most of the new technology we are building as well as continuing the reputation for innovative features that this team have become renowned for over the last few years.
What will I be doing?
You will be leading a 'squad'. A squad is typically comprised of a PO, Tester, BA, Tech Lead, Frontend Engineer, UX Designer a UX Researcher.
We've found splitting in to squads makes us far more agile and much more efficient.
As you'll be coming in right at the inception of this squad, you'll have the remit to create your strategy (working in conjunction with the rest of the team).
You will lead decisions to deliver the right outcomes from the My Account section for our customer and business and find innovative and new ways of developing the team.
You will work with high profile and key stakeholders across the business, communicating needs and creating recommendations.
Responsible for taking a customer centric approach and driving the future direction of our customers experience within the My Account section.
We’d love to hear from you if:
Have experience as a product owner within a digital environment, bank or retail business.
You are passionate about innovating and visionary in how the future customer experience could look like.
You are a fantastic communicator and leader. You have the communication skills to help you work cross-functionally with business stakeholder inspiring at all levels.
You are customer and commercially focused and able to bring market knowledge, understanding of trends in our industry, as well as future tech (trends in apps and future channels).
You will have experience within customer insight to create a vision and roadmap for their product and bring new ways of innovating.
We are negotiable on salary as is more about the right person. We also offer 30 days holiday + stats, 6% matched pension, bonus scheme and an allowance to choose other benefits such as private healthcare, life assurance, dental and more.
How to apply
This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Product Owner who is looking for their next career move. If you are interested to find out more please contact Jordan Barlow in the talent team, or click apply.
Please note that the Talent Acquisition team at Shop Direct is managing this vacancy directly and will not be accepting CVs sent by any recruitment agencies
Please be advised, if successful in securing this position, you may be required to undertake a credit, CIFAS and CRB check
If you are a current employee of Shop Direct please apply via Talent Online as an internal applicant.