Senior Product Owner - digital products - to $110K

Job Title: Senior Product Owner - digital products - to $110K
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Wellington
REF: WG43389
Contact Details: Sue Saville
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 4 years ago
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NOTE - PLEASE READ: you MUST be currently living in New Zealand AND be a NZ Permanent Resident or NZ citizen in order to apply!


- $100,000-$110,000 per annum, Wgtn city
- based in digital services marketing group of large govt agency
- promoting uptake of various digital products and services within the government sector

As a Senior Product Owner you will be based in a team that is responsible for ensuring the uptake of digital services in thre government sector via marketing, promotions and relationship management channels.

You will have a specific portfolio of digital products/services that you will be promoting across the whole government sector. You will have the support of the technical digital specialist team who can and will advise on the more technical elements of the digital initiatives being marketed.


They don't have a specific background in mind. You might come from a business analysis field. Alternatively, you may have been an account manager for a vendor or outsourcing organisation. Or you might come from the digital product marketing field.

Regardless, you do need to be the sort of person who can convey an enthusiasm and passion for the new digital initiatives that are being made available to a wide range of NZ government agencies, and who can create that enthusiasm in the government sector IT professionals you are marketing to.

The successful appointee is likely to have a background in SOME (but by no means all!) of the following:

- the development and delivery of complex solutions in the online/digital arena
- experience in supporting and advising on digital technologies opportunities and the associated benefits
- experience in developing and implementing product based communication and marketing plans in the government context
- commercial experience around technical service sales and or technical product delivery
- experience in developing digital solutions across business groups or organisations
- previous experience of customer- or user-centric IT delivery management
- experience in influencing senior managers within government and providing them with high quality advice
- subject matter expertise within a range of digital platforms and technologies and their practical application to business requirements and user needs.

NOTE: it is important that you are familiar with the Agile methodology.

*** NOTE: you MUST be a NZ citizen or NZ Permanent Resident AND be living in NZ right now in order to apply!


Sound good? It IS! Email your resume to me NOW by clicking the 'apply now' button below, or call Sue Saville on 04 471 5867 for more information. NOTE: the name of the hiring organisation cannot be released until such time as a CV has been received.