Principal Consultant General Insurance (Relocation Opportunity)

Recruiter
SSP Worldwide
Location
Birmingham
Salary
Up to £75,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted
15 Mar 2017
Closes
14 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Principal Consultant – General Insurance (Relocation Opportunity)
Solihull, West Midlands
Up to £75,000 DOE Plus Excellent Benefits Package, Relocation Package Considered

SSP is a global provider of technology systems and solutions across the entire insurance industry. We provide core technology solutions, distribution and trading capability, advanced analytics and solution delivery.

We work with 8 of the top 10 UK insurers, 4 of the top 10 global insurers and over 40% of UK brokers. Our broking technology processes transactions worth over £5 billion gross written premium and our teams are responsible for developing and delivering some of the most cutting edge software in the insurance market. By helping our customers to define their requirements, SSP map the journey and build the solution.

We are looking for a talented Principal Consultant to join our Business Consultancy Team based from our Solihull office.

What being the Principal Consultant with SSP will involve:

You will lead a Business Consultancy & Analysis Team to provide fee-earning consultancy and services on multiple projects, dealing with the day to day leadership of the team through to the management of resources and liaising closely with our internal teams.

As the principal contact, you will have in-depth understanding of SSP products andsoftware, utilising your general insurance knowledge to build strong relationships atsenior levels with our customer. Whilst ensuring best practice in analysis techniques, documenting & proposing solutions for large and/or complex business areas, you will also guide SSP customers in system configuration and optimising benefits of using the appropriate application suite.

Based from our Solihull offices, there will be travel across the UK with ad hoc requirements to undertake international travel.

Joining our growing business within this brand new role, you will have the chance to take the lead in a variety of projects that will ensure your day-to-day activity is engaging and challenging.

You will discover that we offer a strong benefits package to accompany your salary and provide excellent individual development opportunities. Within your development journey, you will also have the chance to undertake further qualifications as we will consider providing support for professional courses to the right candidate.

What experience we look for from you:

- Strong knowledge of the general insurance industry is essential for this role, and desirable if you have broker knowledge/experience

- Proven team management experience of a team of up to 8 Business Analysts

- Experience working in a large, established consulting company in a client facing role

- Strong leadership skills, particularly with highly diverse teams

- In-depth knowledge of Information Systems/Business Consulting Methodologies

- Practical working knowledge of at least two computer-based Insurance applications is desired

A career with us:

SSP believes the most valuable asset for any business is the people it employs. It is crucial therefore to employ and invest in the best. We have a strong, clear vision – to be the leading provider of insurance technology software – and our values describe what makes SSP unique, and capture the SSP spirit that runs through everything we do. The Principal Consultant plays a crucial role in delivering our vision and values through you, your team and the business.

For the right candidate a relocation package will be considered to enable a move to our office in Solihull.

We reserve the right to withdraw a vacancy prior to the closing date.

Note to Agencies: We currently have a PSL in place and we are not looking to engage wider to this PSL.

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