Are you passionate about technology enabling incredible business outcomes?
At Sainsbury’s, our Product Owners are responsible for shaping the technology vision, investment choices and roadmap to delight our customers.
You will be responsible for helping develop products to support the Customer & Marketing Product Family which spans initiatives across Nectar, the i2C business and our Grocery Marketing.
What I need to do
Be a thought leader, develop and own the vision for the product
Show a passion for learning and sharing technology insight to colleagues across our business
Collaborate with multiple internal colleagues from Sainsbury’s and the Nectar Business
Work in an Agile way to deliver outcomes & sprint goals on your roadmap
Partner with our awesome engineers, architects and delivery managers to design services our colleagues and customers love, and deliver our Sainsbury’s Tech strategy ork in an agile way to deliver outcomes & sprints goals on your roadmap.
Partner with our awesome engineers, architects and delivery managers to design services our customers and colleagues love and deliver our Digital & Technology strategy
Supported by our Finance colleagues, deliver and measure value and ROI for your products
Share your experiences to support, mentor and / or coach Product Owners colleagues (and it works both ways too!)
Have fun and love what you do!
How I will succeed
I am passionate about my product, iterating my ideas over sprints to unblock real business value, early and often
I create exceptional colleague and supplier experiences, tracking engagement and satisfaction
I share (and evangelise!) my product roadmap, delivering valuable results for users, investing in the highest value features first
I show a passion for learning, developing new skills and building my expertise so I become recognised as the go-to expert for my products
I deliver to budget and achieve the expected ROI and KPIs
What I need to know
Relevant experience matters most! Experience of working as a Product Owner in a Marketing environment would be highly desirabledesirablee you fostered multiple stakeholder relationships, building relationships and communicating well?
Do you have an understanding of Agile delivery and a passion for Agile working? you have an understanding of Agile delivery and a passion for agile working?
How to work with development teams and third parties, building real software
Experience in AdTech would be highly relevant for the role
What I need to show
We are Sainsbury's... and we’d love you to show the same passion we exhibit every day for the role of technology in delivering an extraordinary user experience
Do you have a curious mind and love delighting customers and users?
We are looking for motivated individuals who influence because of their experience and credibility, not by 'turning the volume up'! Good communication skills with people at all levels is important
Our colleagues are committed to delivering change and solving complex challenges quickly, with support of course!
We value an eye for business, great organisation and prioritisation skills and we favour an analytical and logical approach to problem solving
We love our customers and we are committed to provide innovative digital products & technology
Resources available to me
We want you to succeed! So, we will work with you to provide access to all the skills required to deliver your product
Your colleagues will include engineers, architects, delivery managers and more. Teams will be set up to deliver awesome technology in agile ways.
You will also have access to other key skills (design, service, information security, subject matter experts - to name a few).
We also have third party technology partners who can complement teams when required
Ultimately, we are adaptive to your needs, if you want support in one area more than others, we like to tailor your coaching, mentoring and / or leadership to help you succeed and be happy and productive at work
We believe in teams working closely together to deliver at pace, but in today’s world we all have flexible needs. If you have any adjustments required to help you work well and deliver awesome results, just let us know we’d be happy to discuss!
What decisions I can make
We love you to make decisions, especially about your product vision and roadmap
At Sainsbury’s we believe that empowered colleagues and teams are much better than command and control. That doesn’t mean we don’t provide support either and we will do our very best to support you, to help you make the best decisions that will delight customers
Every day you will be making and shaping decisions to unlock value for our customers. You will decide and influence across a variety of areas including prioritising features for your product and helping shape the team to deliver your product priorities.
You will also be uniquely placed to help make the business case and seek funding for your ideas
We believe this is a unique, exciting and career defining opportunity. If you’re excited too, we look forward to hearing from you!