Project Manager - Insurance

Category: Project Management
Main location: United Kingdom, UK Wide - Various, UK Wide
Position ID: J0322-2060
Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description:

If you’re happiest in an environment with complex projects to oversee, there’s a digital revolution underway in the UK and at CGI you can help shape it. Our teams are bursting with talent and ideas, and are ready to help you deliver transformative digital work for high profile clients as a Project Manager.

CGI’s London BU are seeking a Project Manager to join its growing Insurance team. Working with a range of clients ranging from Insurers, Brokers, London Market speciality carriers and software houses who provide specific Insurance solutions you can be sure no one day is the same. When you start your CGI story, not only will you be improving people’s lives, you can be sure we’ll do the same for you.

Alongside a competitive salary, we offer you our share scheme (3% + 3% matching) making you a member not just an employee. You also have the option to benefit from private medical and dental insurance, flexible retirement options and a cycle to work scheme.

As for the future? Be a successful part of our story and we’ll support you in taking your career anywhere you want it to go.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

The PM is required to take ownership of the delivery elements of their project to achieve the agreed business outcomes for the client(s).

Key Activities
The role is to lead the delivery of the Project, through coordinating Development, Testing, Architecture, Security, Business Analysis resources to enable the following.

• On time, to budget delivery with quality achieving the agreed outcomes
• Implementation of appropriate Tooling
• Production of Status reports for senior stakeholders
• Management of Internal Risks and Issues
• Dependency Management
• Production of Project Documentation in line with agreed governance standards
• Ensure internal Project Deliverables are delivered as per target dates

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Essential Experience and Qualifications
• Application or Product Delivery Experience as a Project Manager or Programme Delivery Manager
• Experience of working within the insurance/financial services sector or directly for an insurance/financial services provider
• Experience and evidence of multiple work-stream or project delivery e.g. Integration and Business Management Processing
• Demonstrable ability to work to timelines and distinct target dates
• Effective communicator at all levels, both written and verbally
• Experience of Delivery Tooling e.g. Jira, Confluence, TFS / Azure Dev Ops

Desirable

• Membership of a Professional Project Management organisation such as APM, PMI, BCS
• Practitioner level qualification such as Prince2 or PMI’s PMPA
• Experience of Delivering against Agile frameworks
• Experience of Business Readiness and Technical Readiness Delivery (i.e. Transition)
• Experience of Integration (API) Development Delivery
• Familiar with Testing practices and methodology


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Skills:

  • Financial Services
  • Insurance
  • Issue Management
  • Jira
  • Project Management

What you can expect from us:

Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees "members" because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI — where your ideas and actions make a difference.