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Product Owner Consultant

Job Location: London

Regional Description: United Kingdom

Job Number: 00471081

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- Job description

Role: Product Owner/Product Manager

Location: London

Travel: 80%

Level: Consultant & Manager

 

Introduction:

 Join Accenture and help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.

 

The digital revolution is changing everything.  It’s everywhere – transforming how we work and play.  Are you reacting to the disruption each day or are you leading the way as a digital disrupter? Accenture Digital is driving these exciting changes and bringing them to life across 40 industries in more than 120 countries.  At the forefront of digital, you’ll create it, own it and make it a reality for clients looking to better serve their connected customers and operate always-on enterprises.  Join us and become an integral part of our experienced digital team with the credibility, expertise and insight clients depend on. 

 

Accenture Interactive was recently the named world's biggest and fastest growing digital agency network. We help leading brands digitally transform, grow and innovate. You'll join the Interactive Delivery team and will get the chance to work on digital strategy, digital delivery, experience design, content management, ecommerce and omni-channel retail projects for our clients.

 

What responsibilities will you have?

We are looking for very talented candidates to join our Interactive Delivery team as a Product Owner / Product Manager at Consultant or Manager level. This is a unique opportunity to join a global company with more than 330,000 employees and work on some of the biggest digital transformation programmes around.

As a Product Owner you’ll work with agile delivery teams, user researchers, designers and client teams to create some of the most innovative digital products and services in the market today.

You’ll balance the needs of the client and their customers to define a clear vision for digital products, creating a roadmap for delivery and providing direction to delivery teams on sprint goals.  You’ll champion the product vision and capture requirements, bringing them to life through interactive prototypes and user stories, continually refining and organising the product backlog using tools like Jira and Confluence.

      You’ll be determined, an expert in managing stakeholders and fantastic at communicating with people from all areas of a business. You’ll focus on delivering measurable value for the client, juggling competing priorities and making effective decisions on what delivery teams should be working on. You’ll be a creative problem solver, good at thinking on your feet and comfortable working in fast-paced Agile environments.

       

      What’s Accenture Digital is a great place to work:

      You may join any of our clients in different industries. Currently, our biggest clients are in retail, media and entertainment, telco and banking industries. However, we have many other clients that trust Accenture to help shape their digital transformation.

       

       

      What skills & experience are we looking for?

      Product Ownership, Product Management, Business Analysis, Digital Marketing, Digital Strategy, Service Design, Agile digital delivery, user experience, user research, design thinking, experience design, user journey mapping, interactive prototyping, eCommerce, Content Management, requirements gathering, user story writing, managing product backlogs.

      eCommerce Platforms (e.g. Hybris, Magento, IBM Websphere, Demandware, ATG), Content Management Systems (e.g. Adobe Experience Manager, Sitecore, WordPress, Drupal), Interactive prototyping (e.g. Axure, InVision, iRise), Marketing platforms (Marketo, Eloqua, Unica), Web Analytics (Google Analytics), Product Backlog management (e.g. Jira, Confluence).

      Agile, Scrum, Lean, Product Owner, Business Analyst, Product Manager, Digital Transformation, Digital Delivery, Digital Strategy, Digital Marketing, eCommerce, Analytics, Confluence, Jira, UX, user experience, design thinking, service design.

      Jira, Confluence, Axure, iRise, Adobe AEM, Hybris, Websphere, Magento, ATG, Sitecore, WordPress, Drupal, Cloud computing (AWS, Azure).

       

      Qualifications

      2:1 certification and first class equivalent degrees. However, people outside these guidelines will be considered they have 3-5 years' experience in delivering innovative products, services and projects.

      Professional agile qualifications (e.g. Certified Scrum Professional Owner, Professional Scrum Product Owner, Certified SAFe Agilist) would be highly desirable.

       

      What’s in it for you?

       

      All of our Digital professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialisation. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.

       

      On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes XX days’ vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!

       

      What are the next steps?

       

      If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply.

       

      About Accenture

       

      Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialised skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

       

      Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

       

      Closing Date for Applications 31/08/2017

      Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.

       

       

       

       

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