Ref: 1623550

Original Listing

Company: 1623550

Salary: 28,891 - 33,094

Closing Date: Closing date: 2 Apr 2019

Location: Edinburgh, Scotland : Glasgow, Scotland

SG/B2/VAR - Product Co-Ordinator (IRC69060E)



We are currently seeking applications for Product Coordinators within the Social Security Programme Directorate based in Glasgow or Edinburgh. This is a permanent and pensionable appointment and new entrants will normally start on the minimum of the pay range. Candidates with a disability who meet the essential criteria below will be invited to the assessments.

This post is part of the Programme devolving eleven Social Security Benefits to Scotland and launching a new Social Security Agency. This is a high-profile and exciting programme of work, which has political, public and media interest.

As a Product Co-ordinator, you will work with Product Owners or Technical Platform Owners in an Agile project management framework. You will support them to maintain plans, processes, progress and reporting for the delivery of individual social security benefits and/or supporting technology platforms.

Qualifications Required
For jobs in Band B & C you must hold a minimum of 3 Highers or equivalent.

Other qualifications equivalent to these may also be acceptable, if you are in any doubt please contact to discuss.

Please note: If you fail to demonstrate how you meet the minimum qualifications as stated above, your application will be automatically sifted out.

Essential Criteria
1. Comprehensive experience of identifying, sourcing and analysing information to produce concise, well-structured and accurate written and numeric work.
2. Excellent verbal and written communication skills used to build good professional relationships with a range of internal and external stakeholders.
3. Experience in supporting, and maintaining the governance for projects which are using project management methodologies such as Agile and Prince 2.
4. Ability to manage time and ensure that project/process deadlines are met.

For further details and to apply online, visit our website at http://bit.ly/sgvacancies. To apply, you must fully complete and submit an online application via our website before the closing date. To learn more about this opportunity, please contact Social Security Resourcing who can be reached at email, socialsecurityprogramme_resourcing@gov.scot.

If you experience any difficulties accessing our website or completing the online application form, please contact Recruitment Team on 0131 244 7719 or via recruitment@gov.scot.