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Skills

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Product owner/manager

Own the Product vision, feature testing, defining project user stories and data-driven delivery

Project delivery

An Agile delivery expert with experience of delivering 40+ projects.

Project delivery consultancy

Evaluation of current delivery processes and providing best practice advice on processes and documentation

User experience

Running workshops, gathering user feedback, user testing and good old wireframing

Business analysis

Senior stakeholder and management engagement, solution research and documenting requirements

Technical consultancy

Provide technical advice, solution options and translating technical jargon between technical and senior managers

Experience

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Products

As Product owner/manager

Technical

Technically responsible for

UX

As User experience consultant

PM

As Project manager

Combined

UX and PM

Internal

Business change

Work History

I am a problem solver at heart and I thrive on a busy environment. I bring energy and passion to work with me, I’m passionate about great user experience, and I enjoy working with stakeholders and end users and am a secret geek. Translating technical information between technical and non technical stakeholders and team members.

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  • September 2017 to Present

    Senior Product Manager - Seatplan

  • October 2016 to September 2017

    Product Owner / Agile mentor - Bridebook

  • Septmeber 2016 - October 2016

    Tape measure, screwdriver and paint

    Mini renovation of a property

  • May 2014 to August 2016

    Technical Operations Manager - Radley Yeldar

  • February 2014 - May 2014

    Planes, Trains and Campervans

    Travelled the world a little, visiting seven countries

  • July 2013 to February 2014

    Senior Project Consultant - Redbox Digital

  • December 2012 to May 2014

    Senior Project Manager - Radley Yeldar

  • 1998 to 2012

    Other roles

    2010 to 2012: Project Manager at OTHERmedia
    2008 to 2010: Project Manager / Systems Administrator at Redspy
    2002 to 2008: Assistant IT Manager at PMS International
    1998 to 2002: Technical Support Coordinator at FDI Technology

Mindset

What you can expect from me

Not limited by my job title

Wearing many hats, intellectually curious and getting my hands dirty

Think strategically

Take a step back and see the overall goals then apply it to my work

Focused on the destination

A perseverance and passion for long-term goals

Respectful by nature

Treat others as equal and think everyone can contribute to a solution

Finisher

When I say it will be done, it will be done

Translator of tech

I enjoy sitting between tech and non tech team members

In their words

A few comments about me and my work

Julian Goode

Head of New Media at England and Wales Cricket Board

"Always found Chris great to work with, both in managing complex parts of our account, and in terms of ongoing reporting and feedback. Not afraid to flag up issues and put his hand up to any problem. But I largely found he got things done, with as little fuss as possible!"

Neil Tootell

Associate Technical Director at Radley Yeldar

"Chris is a fantastic man to have on your team. He's process orientated with a good understanding of tech. I've worked with him for well over a year now and he's motivated and well regarded by our team, he's fun to work with and charming with clients. I think his strongest attributes are operations in the digital arena, aiding both tech and project management teams to create great work on-brief and on-time."

Lesley Allan

Operations Director at Upside Energy

"I worked with Chris at RY (and had also employed him at the Other Media) and have always found him to be a true professional. Chris is always in constant pursuit of best practice and new ways of working, and the quality and rigor he put around around the QA processes within RY was incredible. He is also a pleasure to work with – hard working, conscientious and professional, with a keen sense of humour that makes any project you work with him on very enjoyable!"

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