Zurich NA Workplace Solutions Consultant in Schaumburg, Illinois
Workplace Solutions Consultant
Zurich is seeking a Workplace Solutions Senior Consultant to join the Underwriting Technology and Workplace Solutions team. This person will report to a UW Technology/Workplace Solutions Director and be part of the Enterprise Services function.This person will work in our North America Headquarters in Schaumburg, IL.
This is a senior-level consultant leading projects that support global and/or regional strategic underwriting technology and operations priorities. Leads multiple projects of medium to large size and complexity; may coordinate other consultants participating in assigned projects. Takes a holistic approach to business practices and processes, including opportunities for improvement and driving solutions.Responsible for planning, managing, tracking, and executing projects that deliver high quality and timely results to the businessinclude creating change management and communications plans, creative problem solving and root cause analysis, identifying and designing business solutions, developing training, implementation and post-implementation support plans.Partners across the business to identify, develop, and implement change management strategies; acts as a change agent in the implementation of initiatives that support strategic and operational priorities.
- Bachelor’s Degree and 6 or more years of experience in operations and project management
High School Diploma or Equivalent and 8 or more years of experience in operations and project management
Experience leading organization change
Ability to develop collaborative relationships
Project Management Professional Certification from the Project Management Institute
In-depth knowledge of the tools, concepts, methodologies and techniques of business process re-engineering, change management, performance metrics and measures, customer assessment, cost/benefit analysis, bench marking, process mapping/simulation, data collection, problem identification and interpretation
Broad-based knowledge of insurance industry including knowledge of insurance business processes and processing
Advanced Microsoft Excel skills
Strong Analysis and problem-solving skills
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Imagine working for a company that truly cares about their employees, customers, stakeholders, and communities they serve.Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best global insurance provider in the world.
Zurich is that place where 55,000 employees across approximately 200 countries and territories are all focused on helping people and helping companies protect what is truly most important to them. We are a values-driven organization that takes pride in the work that we do every day and we have the ambition to be the best global insurer in the world.
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Primary Location: United States-Illinois-Schaumburg
Travel Yes, 20 % of the Time
Relocation Available No
Job Posting 07/08/19
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 190004PJ
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.