Product Owner

Financial Services (B2C Experience)

ago

Location

West Midlands, Solihull

Hybrid

Salary

£60k

Our Client

Global Financial Solutions Provider

SPECIALTY

Personal Loans, Revolving Credit, Loan Consolidation Solutions, Payment Facilities/Short Term Credit, Real Estate Credit, Short Term Credit, In-Store Credit, Retail Credit Card, Car Leasing Services

INDUSTRY

Financial Services

Company Size

20000+ Employees

Aubay's Take

Our client is a leading finance provider in the UK and Europe and is part of one of the world’s largest financial entities. In this fast paced digital first world, our client provides responsible consumer finance solutions in a B2B and B2C capacity and offer a variety of creative strategies and adaptable lending choices that convert aspirations into reality. Their vision is to be a driver of positive change and to provide helpful and affordable finance options that customers can trust and use every day. Over the last 50 years, our client has built a portfolio of over 27 million clients and employs more than 20,000 employees globally – with a team of around 700 here in the UK. With their firm focus on creating a leading working environment with a strong emphasis on inclusivity and CSR, our client has been recognized as one of the top employers in the UK for three consecutive years.

Benefits from Aubay

At Aubay UK, people are at the heart of our business. We offer a competitive remunerations package which includes a range of benefits. You will receive continuous support from our dedicated team of Talent Acquisition Specialists who will support your career development and success during your assignment with our client.

25 Days Annual Leave

Perkbox Discount Scheme

Work From Home Opportunities

Pension Scheme

Opportunities to Work Directly with our Client

Training Opportunities

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Role Summary

Aubay is seeking a results-oriented and experienced Product Owner with a background in B2C environments within credit and financial sectors. The Product Owner will play a pivotal role in driving the product vision, roadmap, and development process, and will need to hold deep understanding of customer needs, operational strategies, and an ability to prioritize backlog items effectively to optimize product value. If you possess a strategic mindset, a customer-centric approach, and a passion for driving successful product development in financial B2C environments, we encourage you to apply today.

Required Skills and Experience

  • Strong attention to detail and customer-centric approach
  • Expertise in digital self-service improvements within B2C environments
  • Proficiency in Scrum and Agile methodologies for software development
  • Practical understanding of product development frameworks and architecture
  • Proven ability to drive product development aligned with customer needs
  • Demonstrated commercial awareness and delivery-focused mindset
  • Effective governance and stakeholder management skills, capable of leading cross-functional Agile teams


Key Role Responsibilities

  • Develop and communicate the product vision, roadmap, and backlog to team and stakeholders
  • Define product features aligned with identified customer needs
  • Refine and prioritize epics, backlog items, and provide task definitions 
  • Lead the product development process in line with the team’s vision and wider organisational goals
  • Manage the product budget and expenditures based on value prioritisation
  • Act as the primary liaison between teams and stakeholders, ensuring alignment at all times
  • Assist the team in defining and achieving sprint objectives through ceremonies
  • Own User Acceptance Testing (UAT), refining and enhancing each iteration before release
  • Identify areas for product and process improvements based on feedback and analysis
  • Keep stakeholders informed of product status and progress regularly
  • Analyse product outcomes using customer feedback and key business metrics
  • Promote and advocate for Agile values and principles throughout the organization