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Project Manager (Insurance)

£50,000 to £90,000
Job Type
20 Jul 2022
Join us as a Project Manager (Insurance) with NTT Data with Capita

Permanent - London based - Hybrid (1 or 2 days a week onsite)

About Capita

At Capita, we support clients across a range of sectors, including local Government, central Government, education, transport, health, life and pensions, insurance, and other private sector organisations. We support with expertise applied by the talent across our business in combination with technology, insight, and analytics to keep our clients ahead of change, sharper than competitors and more efficient than ever - and we always need new talent to help us achieve our goals.

About NTT Data

NTT DATA - a part of NTT Group - is a trusted global innovator of IT and business services headquartered in Tokyo. We help clients transform through consulting, industry solutions, business process services, IT modernisation and managed services. NTT DATA enables clients, as well as society, to move confidently into the digital future. We are committed to our clients long-term success and combine global reach with local client attention to serve them in over 50 countries.

Our mission is to build a strong and cohesive community of Project and Programme Managers to partner with our clients in the Insurance sector. We strive to support our customers in building and improving their digital infrastructure and tackle a great variety of technology challenges by leveraging the knowledge and expertise of our highly specialised Insurance teams.

About you:

As a Project Manager at NTT DATA UK, you will bring proven experience of delivering end-to-end projects in a multi-vendor environment and solid stakeholder management skills, coupled with the ability to drive quick, informed decisions and to deliver difficult news in a factual, solution-driven way. Solid Insurance experience will be essential to succeed in this role, and a background in, or understanding of, the London Market landscape will be highly beneficial.

The role requires your in-depth understanding and experience of project planning processes, techniques and methodologies in multi-disciplinary and commercial environments. It would be a great asset for you to have a Project Management qualification (PRINCE2, PMP, etc.) and/or an Agile certification. A professional understanding of Data Lakes / hosting on Azure will be highly beneficial.

What to expect:

In this role, you will manage technology-driven projects and transformations across various areas, including Data, Applications, Automation, and more. You will define, plan and manage the deliverables for assigned workstreams as part of larger projects / programmes and will be accountable for their quality and for delivering within the constraints of time and costs.

You will be responsible for:

Full project life cycle ownership: successful project delivery will include full implementation from initiation to deployment for one major or several minor initiatives simultaneously

Manage all aspects of multiple related projects to ensure the overall program is aligned to and directly supports the achievement of strategic objectives

Participate in establishing practices, templates, policies, tools and partnerships to expand and mature these capabilities for the organization

Monitor, track and control outcomes to resolve issues, conflicts, dependencies and critical path deliverables

Develop and deliver progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation and presentations to various audiences, including project team, sponsors, senior directors and key stakeholders.

What's important?:

Our Project Management practice is our UK professional community that provides individuals access to mentoring, subject matter expertise, support and training, to help each other grow and reach their career goals. We have experienced Project Managers in leading traditional client-side delivery initiatives, technical solution integration and service delivery, business change programmes, as well as providing clients advisory and coaching support through our team of certified Scaled Agile Programme Consultants and SAFe Practitioners. We are looking for individuals who also share and embody our core values of Clients First, Teamwork and Foresight, and that lead by example.

To support your hard work and dedication, we will offer you the following:

The opportunity, as we grow, to move between our expanding industry portfolios across Telco Media, Public Sector, Insurance, Manufacturing & Automotive and Banking, etc.

An online training platform with 3,000+ courses, accessible at any time, to help you sharpen your PM skills and to further your knowledge across a wide range of related disciplines

A vibrant community of 120+ project and programme management professionals, to learn and share knowledge and best practice experiences

And much, much more!

Skills & Experience:

Project Management experience - must include project planning

Insurance industry experience - preferably in the London market

Experience in using and implementing a variety of methodologies (Agile, Waterfall, Prince2, Scrum Masters)

Experience in data warehousing and data lake would be beneficial

This is a client facing role - so customer service and stakeholder engagement skills are a must
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  • Job Reference: 662716781-2
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Capita
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £50,000 to £90,000
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent