Project Management Consultant
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The Product Operations' Project Management job family is accountable for improved business results by providing enhanced decision making support and execution excellence. This job family includes roles responsible for implementing projects, designing and enhancing processes, overseeing Territory, Region and Product Line portfolios and developing and executing major programs. Individuals in this job family work closely with actuarial and quantitative analysts, underwriting and coverage consultants, as well as, business sponsors, field contacts and other SME's to deliver projects on time, within budget and with quality. Responsibilities include interfacing with actuaries, quantitative analysts, and coverage consultants and internal customers in areas such as Technology, State Filings, Marketing, Sales.
The Project Manager Consultant I is responsible for moderately complex and scaled projects and develops solutions to moderately complex business problems and issues. This individual actively contributes to quality and process improvements for small scope of work. Projects include, but are not limited to: compliance projects and moderately complex corrective action.
- Manage assigned projects from end-to-end
- Work with Protection Risk & Compliance, product SME's and Legal to gather and develop project requirements
- Adhere to established project management standards for issue and risk management, project status communication and project close-out activities
- Work with technology and operations partners to resolve execution issues, analyzing pros and cons and providing sound recommendations for resolution
- Identify business risks resulting from project work and escalate to appropriate leadership, providing additional information so the impact of alternatives is understood
- Consult with product SME's to determine resolution to business issues that impact project scope, cost and quality
- Determine key stakeholders and adhere to published processes for communication to all impacted areas (i.e. regions, agencies, customers).
- Review existing process with stakeholders to determine and implement enhancements that will improve quality and drive efficiency
- Provide regular reporting on project activities, progress against timeline and budget
- Identify and recommend process/workflow solutions for IS&O
- Education: Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience; project management certification preferred
- Experience: 2-4 years of related experience; prior insurance industry experience preferred
- Intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Office suite
- Intermediate problem solving skills
- Intermediate process management skills
- Basic decision making skills
- Good communication skills (written/verbal)
- Intermediate time and project management skills
- Strong attention to detail
The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.
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