Zurich NA Internal Consulting - Manager in Schaumburg, Illinois
Zurich Insurance Group – iCON
Are you looking to launch a career where you can develop consulting skills and insurance/risk/financial services expertise while supporting the implementation of strategic priorities? Do you want to play a key role in the strategic development of a global company that offers you opportunities beyond consulting? Are you a bright, open-minded and results-oriented person with leadership skills who wants to be part of an international and diverse team?
Then join us!
As an iCON Managing Consultant you will be leading the execution of strategic consulting studies and managing multiple work streams within projects. You will be thought-partnering with business leaders to define and prioritize issues and ensure that initiatives deliver impact. This work will involve driving the right analytics to generate meaningful insights/conclusions as well as synthesizing the recommendation so that it drives action. The work will be highly collaborative in its nature, and will require coaching of junior colleagues to help them develop their consulting capabilities.
Zurich Insurance Group
We are a financial services provider whose core businesses are General Insurance and Life Insurance. With total premiums of over $67 billion, we achieved a net profit of over $4.5 billion in 2016. Our customers range from the majority of Fortune’s Global 100 companies to all sizes of commercial enterprises, plus individuals.Headquartered in Zurich (Switzerland), we have a global network of subsidiaries and offices serving 170 countries.
Internal Consulting – iCON
Zurich Internal Consulting (iCON) is the internal management consulting service provider supporting Zurich in key strategic and operational projects. iCON consists of senior professionals from top management consulting firms with extensive experience in strategic projects and experienced professionals from leading insurance companies, as well as graduates from premier MBA programs and undergraduate universities, and as such represents a talent pool for management roles within Zurich.
We support Zurich’s global business segments to help them reach their strategic goals, operating out of hubs in Chicago and Zurich.
Who we are looking for:
We are looking for an Internal Managing Consultant.We encourage you to apply to iCON if you have strong track record of performance as demonstrated through leadership on strategic projects, experience in coaching and managing earlier-tenured colleagues, and experience in consulting.We expect open-minded personalities with strong leadership potential and interpersonal skills, eager to work in an international environment.
Required Basic Qualifications
·Bachelors Degree and 4 or more years of experience in the Management Consulting experience
·Masters Degree with 2 or more years of experience in the Management Consulting area
·Exceptional analytics and problem solving skills
·Ability to communicate complex concepts verbally and in writing
·Ability to work collaboratively in a team setting
·Ability to effectively lead and drive impact through others
·Insurance industry knowledge
·Experience working with C-Suite executives
·Fluent in Spanish or Portuguese
·Business Travel, as required (approx. 15%-30%)
What iCON offers you
·A diverse, high-profile team, working in an international business environment
·Leadership opportunities in high-performing teams that drive impact for our business partners
·The opportunity to coach and mentor earlier-tenured, high-performing colleagues
·A chance to develop projects on a broad range of topics from strategy to implementation
·Exposure to Zurich’s Top Management and the opportunity to shape their agenda
·The opportunity to strengthen insurance expertise and enhance your thought leadership
It is the Policy of Zurich in North America, as an equal opportunity employer, to attract and retain the best-qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability or protected veteran status.
Zurich does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Any unsolicited resume will become the property of Zurich American Insurance. If you are a preferred vendor, please use our Recruiting Agency Portal for resume submission.
**Title:** *Internal Consulting - Manager*
**Requisition ID:** *170006IT*