Published on
04Sep17
EMEA
Paris
France

Life Senior Project Manager / Omega Expert

Job offer
Project Management
Life

The “Omega Life Support” unit is acting for the Life Division as a Competency Center on  Omega 2 (SCOR main software for Business Administration and Technical Accounting data, at treaty level) and it associated softwares (reporting solution & Imaging platform). It participates actively to process improvements, Tool maintenance activities and lead Projects in its area of competency for the life division.

Within this department, the “Life Senior Project Manager / Omega Expert” will be part of those activities.

About SCOR

SCOR is the 4th largest Reinsurance Company worldwide, following a profit-driven underwriting policy and practising selectively across all branches of reinsurance. Our specialist teams operate in over 120 countries, developing value added and innovative products and services and making long-term commitments to their clients, namely insurers and large corporations.

The Group’s strategy is based on a development model driven by three entities: SCOR Global P&C (Property and Casualty reinsurance), SCOR Global Life (Life reinsurance), and SCOR Global Investments (asset management). 

Key duties and responsibilities

•                 Act a Project Manager, meaning:

o   Prepare status meetings and workshops

o   Co-run/run workshops with Business representatives

o   Coordinate the various stakeholders of the projects

o   Define scope, planning, budget and business case for projects, and secure the delivery of the project in term of scope, planning and budget

o   Secure functional requirements/specifications production

o   Define and execute the change management plan (communication, trainings etc.)

o   Prepare and coordinate User Acceptance Tests

•                 Participate to software Maintenance activities and Foster continuous Omega 2 processes improvements:

o   Qualify and validate enhancements requests (maintenance);

o   Participate to arbitration committees

o   Follow corrective maintenance

o   Educate on Omega best practices and help market Omega 2 to the business and IT leads within the organization

o   Participate to the other maintenance activities (eg. Update of documentation, business rules definition, update of the referential)

Travel to other locations of the company is required. 

Required experience and Education

Experience:

·        5-10 years of experience as a senior consultant or project manager

·        Preferred:

o   Good understanding of accounting matters;

o   Good understanding of Life Insurance operations activities;

Personal Competencies:

You were able to acquire the following skills:

·        Service oriented culture

·        Strong analysis and synthesis capabilities

·        Excellent level in English

·        Strong ability to work on multiple work streams simultaneously

·        Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills

·        Collaborative spirit

·        Conscientious, well-organized, reliable with deadlines, efficient

·        Curious and autonomous

·        Ability to understand both business and technology drivers and challenges;

·        You are used to work in a cross-cultural environment.

Your role requires very good oral and written English skills, French is a plus.

Managerial competencies :

Management of projects.

Start date

04/09/2017

Duration