Senior Manager, Business & Technology Consulting, Insurance Claims expert

Recruiter
Cognizant
Location
London (South)
Posted
14 Oct 2016
Closes
25 Oct 2016
Sector
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Insurance Senior Manager Consulting – Insurance Claims expert (Products/Platforms, Architecture and Process) Purpose of the Role: Work within a high energy and entrepreneurial Business & Technology Consulting Practice providing advisory and delivery services to UK & Ireland based General Insurance clients, specifically in and around claims process and platforms. The role will focus on managing engagements providing Insurance clients with excellent business & technology consulting services while at the same time making vital contributions to the growth and vitality of both the local and global Insurance practices. Involvement in Business Development: Lead development of proposals for new business opportunities Contribute to development of proposals for transformational deals Identify & drive opportunities within client engagements to increase revenue footprint Develop and foster relationships with key client stakeholders Contribution to Development of Practice: Lead the management of practice activities such as Proposition or Solution Development, Community & Communications, Sales & Operations Management Develop Insurance Industry thought provoking ‘points of view’ or ‘white papers’ Coach and Mentor members of the team Personal Attributes: Clear leadership capability to contribute to growth of key elements of consulting practice Ability to build strong relationships with clients and colleagues as well as on your own Excellent communicator able to deliver a concise message either verbally, or in writing to senior internal and external stakeholders Creative thinker, able to quickly analyse problems and identify appropriate solutions Open-minded and pragmatic, with ability to guide teams to build customized tools templates for the engagements Flexible and enthusiastic about gaining new experiences across different industries and clients and adapting to different, challenging environments Essential Skills & Experience: Has solid Insurance industry or large consultancy and relevant experience Performed either Consulting or Business Architecture roles on complex Business & Technology Transformation Programmes Experience of managing a small to medium sized teams to execute mid size program of work or of leading work streams within a larger program of work Ability to develop creative strategic solutions to solve our clients’ business problems, and create accompanying execution roadmaps to implement the changes Has worked in a global delivery environment and with distributed teams Desirable Skills & Experience: Experience of working within Agile delivery environments Formal Business Architecture accreditation Has delivered thought leadership to clients and external forums such as Industry Analysts or conferences Industry Experience: Deep experience of working within the Insurance industry Solid understanding of Insurance Claims platforms, architecture and process, in particular: Guidewire and XChanding Xuber (XICs) Preferably within the Life & Pension, General Insurance, Re-insurance, London Markets or Broker sectors. Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services, dedicated to helping the world's leading companies build stronger businesses. Headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey (U.S.), Cognizant combines a passion for client satisfaction, technology innovation, deep industry and business process expertise, and a global, collaborative workforce that embodies the future of work. With over 100 development and delivery centres worldwide and approximately 221,700 employees as of December 31, 2015, Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 2000, and the Fortune 500 and is ranked among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world. Visit us online at www.cognizant.com or follow us on Twitter: Cognizant Cognizant is unable to accept applications for this role from candidates requiring UK work permit sponsorship Technical Skills SNo Primary Skill Proficiency Level Rqrd./Dsrd. 1 MS Office NA Required Proficiency Legends Proficiency Level Generic Reference PL1 The associate has basic awareness and comprehension of the skill and is in the process of acquiring this skill through various channels. PL2 The associate possesses working knowledge of the skill, and can actively and independently apply this skill in engagements and projects. PL3 The associate has comprehensive, in-depth and specialized knowledge of the skill. She / he has extensively demonstrated successful application of the skill in engagements or projects. PL4 The associate can function as a subject matter expert for this skill. The associate is capable of analyzing, evaluating and synthesizing solutions using the skill. About Cognizant Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process services, dedicated to helping the world's leading companies build stronger businesses. Headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey (U.S.), Cognizant combines a passion for client satisfaction, technology innovation, deep industry and business process expertise, and a global, collaborative workforce that embodies the future of work. With over 100 development and delivery centers worldwide and approximately 233,000 employees as of March 31, 2016, Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 2000, and the Fortune 500 and is ranked among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world. Visit us online at www.cognizant.com or follow us on Twitter: Cognizant. This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/66896268