Project Manager - Insurance
Project Manager - Insurance

Who we are:

At NTT DATA we are exceptional together and we believe in growing by helping others grow, whether that be our clients, partners or employees.

Our talented team leads by example. We provide all the support you need to achieve the career of your dreams, giving you the tools to become the best version of you. We are constantly evolving, by creating more opportunities within our organisation and looking to innovative projects that shape your future.

We support each other to be who they want to be, work how they work best. This is how we bring innovation, and we build a better future for our people our business and our society.

We provide a safe environment in which all of us can be ourselves and reach our full potential.  This is a place where all individuals can be their true selves, be listened to and feel at home. Our success comes from our people, regardless of ethnicity, cultural background, gender, nationality, sexual orientation, or anything else that can be used to differentiate people because we are exceptional together.

We understand you may not tick all the boxes of the requirements lists but if you are interested in this or other opportunities within NTT DATA, do not think twice and apply!

As part of our continuous growth, we are looking for a Project Manager to join our Insurance team in London.

What you'll be doing:

  • You will work in partnership with our clients to deliver value, solve problems, and make a difference.
  • Proactive management of risks/issues and removal of impediments.
  • Financial/budget planning and management.
  • Resource and schedule management.
  • Facilitating and leading workshops.
  • Driving implementation of agile processes & methodologies, acting as an agile coach for your project team.
  • Ensuring delivery status/KPI reporting are updated and reported on accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Sprint planning & project road mapping.
  • Ensuring project deliverables meet required standards.

What you'll need:

  • Experience as an IT Project Manager
  • Experience within Insurance sector not essential.
  • An understanding of Data Engineering, MI, or Data Migration would be desirable but not essential. The project is very technical an understanding of data migration would be beneficial, although there are a number of technical experts on the team already.
  • Needs to be agile. Must be able to manage senior stakeholders and third parties proactively – this is very important.
  • Prior experience with Scrum/Agile methodologies
  • Experience of working in a Technology Consultancy environment is preferred
  • Comfortable dealing with change, working to deadlines, and be capable of making transitions easily.
  • Excellent engagement and communications skills
  • Dynamic presentation skills and the ability to train/influence others.
  • Ability to work independently and on your own initiative.
  • Ability and flexibility to adjust to a fast-changing and demanding environment

PM Specific skills:

  • Project Management, stakeholder management, great and proactive communication skills, negotiations, documentation, presentation and reporting.
  • People management. Ability to lead teams with different seniority.
  • Agile working and continuous improvement mindset
  • Problem solving and design thinking
  • Being able to identify clients' needs and translate that into solutions that support business transformation, enable growth, or minimise risk
  • RAID (Risks, Assumptions, Issues, Dependencies) management and documentation
  • Master the IT Delivery Lifecycle (analysis, design, development, test, UAT, deployment, etc.)
  • Flexibility. Ability to deal with uncertainty. Autonomy. Capacity to cope with dependencies on others.
  • Networking. Ability to develop internal relationships with different experts withing the client and our organisation

...and finally:

Where you’ll be:

This role will involve a mixture of working from home, working from our Central London offices and our client’s offices if required. As a result, you will be able to enjoy London’s vibrant dynamics!

.... And another thing, you will be joining a close-knit team that is supportive and approachable. Which means that as a new joiner, you will always have someone available to offer help and guidance.

How to apply:

We appreciate that you may not have an up-to-date CV, so please just send what you have and let's organise a chat!

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Deborah Bale
Insurance Director

2 Royal Exchange

“Upon joining the NTT DATA UK family, you will experience a culturally diverse organisation living our values of Clients First, Teamwork and Foresight as we partner with our customers every day.

At NTT DATA UK, we are proud to support and invest in our people. We offer a variety of rewarding career paths and opportunities to develop professionally - with access to cutting edge innovation.”

Fernando Apezteguia, CEO, NTT DATA UK

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