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Product Owner (6 Month Contract)

Ref: 75475

  • 500/Per Day
  • 13 Oct 2021
  • Contract

Product Owner – 6 Month Daily Rate Contract

About the Company

Our client are a leading insurance company with an excellent reputation as a great place to work, and who have offices in Dublin.


About the Position


They have an immediate requirement for a Product Owner to deliver strategic projects supporting revenue generation, new product launch as well as digital programs.


Key Responsibilities

  • Ability to lead and deliver benefits on our digital assets, responsible for business benefit realisation and ensuring company strategic goals are delivered
  • Build clear product roadmaps and communicate the same with all stakeholders.
  • Planning, scheduling, resource allocation and budgeting
  • Clear product objectives are set and aligned with stakeholders, user stories refined and delivered are tracked against agreed objectives and budget
  • Groom and prioritise the product backlog considering business value, development constraints and project risks
  • Establish product overview and charters, with clearly defined structures, clear and measurable business objectives and roles for all involved
  • Establishing and meeting agreed to commitments with a constant eye for improvement. Ensure clarity on the standards and criteria to be set in each phase of the product delivery
  • Development of an overall cost estimate based on individual work items to be used as a cost baseline for measuring product and business benefits
  • Provide a complete and transparent picture of the product and project progress
  • Systematically identifying, assessing and managing risks, issues, assumptions and decisions. Being proactive rather than reactive for possible future disruptive events
  • Ensuring the delivered products meets expectations
  • Ensure Project methodologies (Agile), Project delivery processes, and implementation management processes are followed and drive continuous improvement in these areas
  • Engage with stakeholders across the business


  • 2-5 years in a Product Owner role
  • 5-7 years of experience working on IT project delivery
  • Have experience working as a Business Analyst
  • Educated to degree level
  • Knowledge of Financial Services/ Insurance Industry Sector an advantage

Remuneration Package


They offer interesting projects and very competitive rates, as well as hybrid working.



Please contact Derek Smyth on 01 5927861 or email or simply click the apply button.

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