Product Owner / Business Analyst (Contract)

Job description

We are looking for a Product Owner or Business Analyst to come in for a 3-month assignment to help create the user stories and backlog for a new strategic project within Staff Heroes.  

As part of this assignment, you will work closely with the commercial, operational and tech teams to translate business and operational requirements into detailed user stories and prioritise this backlog in order to launch a pilot to strategic partners in a timely manner.

After this assignment is complete there is potential for a longer term or permanent Product Manager position within the business that would be responsible for the core Staff Heroes business along with this new strategic area of focus.  

Key Areas including:

  • Product Lifecycle Management
  • Create and own the product strategy and vision
  • Data led decision making
  • AvB testing
  • Go to market planning and execution


  • Ability to take business requirements and convert to user stories

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Effectively communicate recommendations to executive management

  • Experience with marketplace products where supply/demand is critical to business success

  • Solid technical background with understanding and/or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies

  • Strong problem-solving skills and willingness to roll up one’s sleeves to get the job

  • Skilled at working effectively with cross functional teams in a matrix organization

  • MS/BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent preferred

The Benefits

  • Salary £350 per day

  • 3-month assignment with a potential for a permanent longer-term Product Manager position

  • Amazing Perks Via Our Partner Perkbox - Discounted gym, cinema, retail, electronics, learning, healthcare and holidays

  • We offer a creative, inspirational environment with an awesome office and highly motivated team

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