Digital Product Owner

Volkswagen Financial Services (VWFS)
Milton Keynes
15 Mar 2017
14 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Digital Product Owner
Milton Keynes
£53,500 - £72,000 + Excellent Benefits, inc Company car

As Digital Product Owner you’ll be responsible for creating and delivering new commercial digital propositions designed to make the customer experience superior and maximise business performance. You’ll work closely with the Strategy & Innovation team to pool insight and generate new proposition ideas.

About the role

You’ll be a strategic and commercial thinker with complete confidence in analysing information in order to generate a product vision. You can action a strategy and translate it accurately into critical business decisions. This role will work closely with the Digital & Innovation Director to ensure alignment with strategic objectives. Decision-making should be a personal strength, allowing you to manage budgets, timelines and the Product Delivery Team. In this role, you’ll also:

• Present complex data and arguments in a clear and compelling way
• Demonstrate advanced communication and influencing skills
• Make sound decisions based on incomplete and/or ambiguous information
• Act as a customer needs expert to design world-class customer journeys
• Manage the Product Delivery Team, Scrum Master, SMEs and key senior stakeholders
• Align product development with wider strategic vision

Skills and Experience Required

About you

• A thorough understanding of the automotive journey, from supply chain to retailing to aftersales
• Experience with innovation/product development, developing business cases and cost/benefit analysis through successful bids, and operational/commercial design in a large-scale agile environment
• Strong stakeholder management skills
• Experience in previous Digital Product Owner jobs or Digital Product Manager jobs is preferred!

About Volkswagen Financial Services:

We provide finance and insurance services to customers across the entire Volkswagen Group in the United Kingdom. The Group includes some of the world’s most iconic automotive brands, like: Audi, SEAT, Skoda, Volkswagen, Bentley, Lamborghini, Porsche, Bugatti, Ducati, Scania, MAN


Company car and fuel card, discounted Loan Car Scheme for family; Pension; 27 Days Holiday; Onsite Occupational Health, Private Health Insurance; Profit Related Bonus; Childcare Vouchers, and more…!)

Volkswagen Financial Services (UK) Limited [VWFS] is the finance and leasing arm of the Volkswagen Group. Funding products, for retail and business user customers, are developed and delivered to the Volkswagen Group retailer networks to assist them in maximising their vehicle sales and income opportunities. VWFS has grown year-on-year by continually developing its products and approach to managing customers.