Digital Product Manager at Ministry of Defence, Corsham, 7 Months, £Contract Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • Corsham, UK
  • Jul 03, 2024
6 Months or more Management

Contract Description


Digital Product Manager (Inside IR35)

Contract Term: Until 31.03.2025

Contracting Authority: MoD

Location: Corsham or Shrivenham Three Times Per Month

The Ministry of Defence (MOD) is a central government department with a mission to protect our country and provide the ultimate guarantee of its security and independence, as well as helping to protect its values and interests abroad.

To do this we have an annual budget of almost £40 billion and a workforce comprising 193,000 people, almost 59,000 of whom are civilians. We currently manage more than £11 billion of spend every year.

Our work really matters; we offer engaging roles which have a direct impact on the quality of services we provide. We employ people in many different roles and in many locations across the UK and abroad. We have jobs in policy, finance, HR, IS/IT, commercial and project management and all the types of jobs you would expect to find in a government department, or indeed in the private sector. We also employ doctors, dentists, teachers, police, fire service, quantity surveyors, and engineers to name a few. There are many opportunities to develop and progress both within MOD and across the wider Civil Service, whether you’re a permanent appointee or an interim. 

As a Digital Product Manager, your main responsibilities will be: 

  • To be responsible for service design, redesign and the subsequent operational delivery, ongoing success and continuous improvement.
  • To work with senior stakeholders to define the strategy for one or more services.
  • To lead and commission in-house or external multi-disciplinary delivery teams to deliver new services and iterations to existing services to meet user needs.
  • To create prioritised product/service descriptions and delivery plans to meet user needs in a cost effective way.
  • To engage with technical staff and suppliers to define the best system and platform configurations to achieve business/user objectives.
  • To encourage the maximum possible take-up of digital services by effective marketing and specify/manage the requirements for assisted digital activity to supplement this.



  • Experience in roadmaps and making them more effective and influence the roadmap moving forward.
  • Strong stakeholder experience
  • Strong communicator
  • Security Clearance (SC) is a requirement for this position. You must be eligible to go through the SC process.



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Disability confident

As a member of the disability confident scheme, MOD guarantees to interview all candidates who have a disability and who meet all the essential criteria for the vacancy. In cases where we have a high volume of candidates who have a disability who meet all the essential criteria, we will interview the best candidates from within that group.


MOD is proud to support the Armed Forces Covenant and as such, we guarantee to interview all veterans or spouses / partners of military personnel who meet all the essential criteria for the vacancy. In cases where we have a high volume of ex-military candidates / military spouses or partners, who meet all the essential criteria, we will interview the best candidates from within that group.

If you qualify for the above, please notify us on

We will be in touch to discuss your suitability and arrange your Guaranteed Interview.

Should you require reasonable adjustments at any point during the recruitment process or if there is a more accessible way for us to communicate, please do let me know.


In applying for this role, you acknowledge the following, this role falls in scope of the Off Payroll Working in the Public Sector legislation. Any rates of payment quoted will reflect the gross rate per day for the assignment and will be subject to appropriate taxes and statutory costs. As such the payment to the intermediary and your income resulting from this contract will be different.


Please be aware that this role can only be worked within the UK and not Overseas.