Senior Product Owner - Commercial

Holborn Store Support Centre

Location

Holborn Store Support Centre

Hours

Full-time

Contract Type

Permanent

Salary

Competitive plus benefits

Areas of business

Product Management & Business Partnering

Job ID

19000TTB

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Sainsbury's Supermarkets Ltd, 33 Holborn, London, EC1N 2HT

The big question: why on earth should a Tech professional like you work for a 150-year-old retail chain? Because we’re on a journey. Changing the way we operate. Learning to think nimble. Giving our teams the time and freedom they need to push boundaries. To create amazing systems and technologies. To give our colleagues and our customers even more incredible experiences.

There are thousands of experts to talk to and learn from. We’ve got data from billions of transactions for our teams to play with. Things get built here. They get made here. They hit customers and colleagues quickly. Welcome to the home of Sainsbury's Tech. 

More about the role:
  • At Sainsbury’s, our Product people are responsible for shaping the technology vision, investment choices and roadmap to delight our customers. Bridging the worlds of technology and retail buying and supply, you will work with colleagues from across the Food Commercial division to add real value
  • Promotions are enjoyed by many of our customers whether shopping online or in store but are also a complex part of our organisation. As shopping habits change we need to be able to respond with offers that our customers love and trust
  • This Product role will be varied and as a portfolio it has many facets from legacy to greenfield innovation. The promotions capability is a multi-product, multi-partners/ vendor and includes multi-disciplinary in house engineering teams
What we’re looking for:
  • A thought leader in product who can lead teams with a strong vision and clearly communicate and create purpose
  • Experience in managing many products which are part of an overarching strategy is preferable, end-to-end delivery from concept to live feature builds and even decommissioning
  • Having previously worked with internal agile teams as well as partners/ vendors is critical
  • We value an eye for business, great organisation and prioritisation skills and we favour an analytical and logical approach to problem solving and an individual so is action orientated
  • 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
  • Colleagues are at the heart of our business and teams. We are looking somebody who can inspire, manage and develop others as a coach or line manager 
In return you’ll get:
  • Colleague discount across the multi-brands – Sainsbury’s, Argos and Habitat
  • Holiday allowance
  • Bonus scheme
  • Pension plan
  • Special offers on gym memberships, restaurants, holidays, retail vouchers and more
Flexible working and job share conversations are encouraged. Across our multi-brands, we’re proud to be an equal opportunities employer that champions a diverse and inclusive culture. If you’re reading this, even if you’re not 100% sure you’re there with your experience, we’d still love to hear from you. If you’d like to find out more head to Sainsbury's Tech. 

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