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Product Owner

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Akkodis is currently recruiting for a Product Owner to join our client on a 6 month initial contract, working on some exciting digital products and services, that will shape their future over the next few years!

Our client is looking for an experienced Product Owner who is designated to an agile development team or several products or services to product-own on behalf of the business.
You will be accountable for the success of their product(s)/services during development, for making sure that they create value for its customers and users.

Role: Product Owner
Duration: 6 Months
Rate: £650 – £692 per day
Status: Inside IR35
Location: Taunton, with flexible working – approximately 1-2 times per month on site expected

You will be a strong leader with the proven ability to set a clear direction for your product or service and convey a persuasive future vision for it at all levels of an organisation by being highly articulate and credible at a senior level.

You will have strong analytical and problem-solving skills that enable you to quickly develop recommendations and strategic plans direction of your product(s) or service(s).

You will have proven ability to challenge and remove any unnecessary barriers to service delivery and will have strong negotiation skills including the ability to influence customers, stakeholders, and external partners to secure mutually beneficial outcomes.

Selected Skills:
* Experience of agile product delivery and software development
* Product Owner Accreditation (desirable)
* Change Management experience
* Proven leadership in successful digital delivery
* Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
* Proven expertise in analysing and using customer insight and user and performance data to design and continually improve digital services to fully meet users' needs

Please note this role is an SC Cleared position, however we can consider applications even if you are not cleared. You must be eligible for SC clearance to be considered.

Modis International Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers in the UK. Modis Europe Ltd provide a variety of international solutions that connect clients to the best talent in the world. For all positions based in Switzerland, Modis Europe Ltd works with its licensed Swiss partner Accurity GmbH to ensure that candidate applications are handled in accordance with Swiss law.

Both Modis International Ltd and Modis Europe Ltd are Equal Opportunities Employers.

By applying for this role your details will be submitted to Modis International Ltd and/ or Modis Europe Ltd. Our Candidate Privacy Information Statement which explains how we will use your information is available on the Modis website

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