Job title: Project Manager-Insurance
Job type: Contract
Emp type: Full-time
Pay interval: Yearly
Pay rate from: GBP £60,000.00
Pay rate to: GBP £65,000.00
Job published: 10/05/2021
Job ID: 32237
Contact name: Dr Sanjeev Mehta
Contact email: sanjeev@sushtalent.co.uk

Job Description

Job Title-Project Manager-Insurance

Job Type- Fixed term contract 6 months (Extendable)

Salary- £60K-65K per annum

Location-London

Job Description

We are looking for a project manager to manage a large-scale transformation project, with extensive experience in end to end delivery in transformation projects, delivering multi workstream projects, spanning across different geographies. Experience in customer facing portals along with Insurance, specifically Property & Casualty (P&C), Accident & Health (A&H) would be extremely helpful.

Roles and Responsibilities

Take overall ownership for all aspects of the project from initiation to delivery, ensuring the project is completed on time, to the required scope & objectives, and within budget

  • To be the point of contact for the project with the accountability and authority to deliver
  • Liaise with stakeholders from other teams and/or geographies in the organization to obtain resources and contributions for the project
  • Design, communicate, manage and implement the project plan and key milestones
  • Identify a list of resources required to complete the project and estimate the time and cost based on that
  • Track progress and performance of the project against the plan and costs estimated
  • Identify, resolve and escalate risks and issues
  • Work with stakeholders to identify and establish priorities, allocate tasks to team members accordingly and coordinate project staff to meet project targets and milestones
  • Conduct regular project meetings
  • Maintain project reporting as per the agreed frequency and formats to communicate the status at multiple levels, including senior management
  • Ensure continuous improvement by maintaining a lessons learnt log and acting upon them 

Skills and experience required

  • Strong understanding of P&C and A&H Insurance
  • Strong communication skills
  • Estimating and planning skills along with risk management
  • Ability to influence project team to ensure successful delivery project implementation
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
  • Extensive experience in end to end delivery in transformation projects, delivering multi work stream/geography projects
  • Wide-ranging experience in resolving complex issues through creative and effective ways
  • Good understanding of project management tools, terminologies and techniques
  • Project management certifications like PMP, Prince-2 etc.