Senior Product Manager


Company 

Department of Work & Pensions

Location 

Leeds

Employment Hours 

Full Time

Employment Type 

Permanent

Salary 

Job Requirements/Description

Senior Product Manager: Pay up to 77,740 plus 28.97% employer pension contributions, hybrid home working, flexible hours, and great work life balance.

DWP. Digital with Purpose.

We have an exciting opportunity for two Senior Product Managers to join us here at DWP, as we manage and transform multiple digital services.

DWP is UK's largest department, every year we pay over 120 billion to 18million DWP customers.

DWP services cover everything from helping children & families right through to supporting relatives of lost loved ones.

We help people find jobs, support people financially when they are unable to work due to health conditions and make ensure everybody has the money they need to live during their retirement years.

The scale of what we do is outstanding, and our purpose is unique. We'd love you to join us.

Delivery. Work. Product.

We're looking for a Product Managers who can make evidenced-based strategic and tactical product decisions.

You will lead and guide a supportive team where you will work together to design and build the right things.

This is a key leadership role in product that needs someone who is passionate about product and motivated to get the best out of people.

Here's what your role will look and feel like:

  • You will understand and translate the mission. You will need to understand and communicate with teams and stakeholders how the problem you are solving contributes to achieving our mission.
  • Product Management. You will have a strong focus on delivering value continuously across the product manager community.
  • User-focused. You will act as the voice of the user during discussions.
  • Data driven. You'll use data and evidence to iterate and make the right decisions on how to make improvements.
  • Agile. You'll be working in a fast paced, evolving environment and utilise an iterative method and flexible approach.
  • Line management of product people. You'll manage, lead and empower other product professionals.
  • Product Management Community: learning, growth and support from one of the biggets Product communities in the UK.

What skills, knowledge and experience will you need to show us in your application?

  • Experience of setting the direction of the product, rallying the team, owning the vision and roadmap of the product and be that trusted voice.
  • Have worked with users to identify user needs and represent the user in all decision making.
  • Experience of using different approaches to prioritise in order to make a decision.
  • Experience of applying influence and challenging the status quo so you can meet your vision.
  • Experience of working on a complex and/or high-risk project or programme.
  • Experience of mentoring and coaching product people and teams to deliver highly quality products and services.

Details. Wages. Perks.

You'll join us in your choice of one our brilliant digital hubs in Blackpool, Birmingham, Leeds, Manchester, Newcastle or Sheffield.

We also have all the tools and tech we need to enable our people to work flexibly. We work a hybrid model with a mix of home working and sometime in the office.

In return for your skills, we offer a competitive salary of up to 77,740 p.a.

You'll be eligible for a brilliant civil service pension with employer contributions worth 28.97% (Worth up to 22k/year).

You'll get a generous leave package starting at 26 days, rising to 31 days over time, plus all the usual bank holidays, and the option to take extra days off on flexi leave.

We also have a broad benefits package built around your work-life balance which includes:

  • Flexible working, flexi hours and flexi days
  • Hybrid working: some time in a hub with the team, some time at home
  • Family-friendly policies
  • Time off volunteering and charitable giving
  • Bring your authentic self to work with 'I Can Be Me in DWP'
  • Discounts and savings on shopping, fun days out and more
  • Interest-free loans to buy a bike or a season ticket
  • Sports and social activities
  • Working in an award-winning environment and culture
  • Professional development, coaching, mentoring and career progression opportunities.

Click 'Apply' for more information and to start an application on Civil Service Jobs.

Company 

Department of Work & Pensions

Location 

Leeds

Employment Hours 

Full Time

Employment Type 

Permanent

Salary 

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