Project Manager- Insurance, Actuarial Data, BI, MIS 400 - 600 p/day 3

Comtecs Limited
United Kingdom
£400 - 600 Per Day
06 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Project Manager - Insurance, Actuarial Data, Financial Data Systems, BI, MIS, Agile and Waterfall methods. Contract, London, City of London, £400 - £600 p/day, 3 months - 6 Months+ Global Insurance Company currently seeks a Project Manager to deliver multiple projects and workstreams within a programmer along with a team of PMs to establish a single data source for financial and actuarial reporting with standardised, integrated processes for providing improved efficiency and scalability to existing businesses and new acquisitions. Due to the urgency of this contract you will need to be available to interview next week and be available to start immediately or within 2 weeks' notice, maximum. As a Project manager within this programme of work you will own certain projects and also other workstreams within other PMs projects which will (on either your own project or another's workstream) require you to provide estimates of time, scale and resource costs; track the projects and manage risks, issues and dependencies; engage stakeholders to elicit requirements, manage expectations and report progress an ultimately manage changes in project scope, devising contingency plans where necessary to deliver enhancements to the various platforms. You will manage the budgets, conduct budget forecast and maintain project artefacts. Projects will be delivered within Agile or Waterfall methods as deemed appropriate. The platform is used essentially to report on Financial and Actuarial data and due to the size of the organisation has visibility to multiple functions. You will need to be able to work with stakeholders within the Insurance business (including Actuaries) as well as IT stakeholders, escalating issues to the Programme Manager where required. We are searching for a Project Manager who has a broad range of experience working in large-scale projects gained within Insurance and/or Financial Services covering the application and database arenas with significant business intelligence exposure. Ideally you will come from an Actuarial background yourself or have worked on the transformation of financial reporting systems within Insurance companies. Experience outside of the sector can be considered if focussed on Financial Reporting, MIS, and Business Intelligence systems where you have managed multiple projects and workstreams and can demonstrate experience in the core areas listed above. The successful Project Manager will be able to lead and delivery projects, work with other PMs to delivery workstreams within their projects, escalated effectively to the Programme Manager and manage both teams of analysts (as required from a Project Management perspective), project budgets and project sponsors. You will be well versed in both Agile and Waterfall methods. Excellent communication skills pre-requisite. 3 Month contract on an initial 6 month project scope with strong opportunity for contract renewal. City of London location.
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