KPMG

Project Manager Insurance

We are looking for a highly motivated professional to be a part of our growing Insurance Finance and Risk Transformation team. You will work with leading Swiss and multi-national (re)insurance companies on a wide variety of finance, risk and regulatory change initiatives sponsored by C-level clients.
 
Location: Zurich
Start date: By arrangement

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Responsibilities & Profile

Your responsibilities

  • Contributing to the management of client projects on Finance and Risk topics
  • Actively cooperating within the Insurance Finance and Risk Transformation team in regards to planning, executing, controlling and reporting of scope, time, resources and budget with impeccable eye for delivery quality
  • Coordinating the communication and stakeholder management between the Insurance Leadership team and KPMG's external customers
  • Analyzing the change impacts and developing the strategy and tactics for change delivery
  • Conceptualizing, coordinating and monitoring the transformational aspects of change
  • Establishing excellent working relationships with internal and external stakeholders
 

Your profile

  • Degree level education required and PMI, IPMA, PRINCE2 or similar certification preferred
  • 2-3 years work experience within a Project Management Office (PMO) or as a project lead with knowledge in project planning, communication, controlling and reporting, including preparing presentations for C-level audiences
  • First work experience within financial services (Insurance preferred), ideally within Finance, Risk, Internal Audit, Actuarial, Technical Accounting or Re-insurance
  • Proficiency with Office Suite, knowledge of ERP and/or GRC software solutions is a strong asset
  • Structured, decisive, pragmatic personality with solid interpersonal skills and excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Fluent in English and German

Benefits

Targeted career development and internal and external attractive training and further education options
Targeted career development and internal and external attractive training and further education options
 
Possibilities for global and Switzerland-wide mobility across all sectors and locations
Possibilities for global and Switzerland-wide mobility across all sectors and locations
 
 
 
25-30 days of leave, option for compensation of overtime (with the exception of management staff); management staff receive an additional 4 to 6 days of leave
25-30 days of leave, option for compensation of overtime (with the exception of management staff); management staff receive an additional 4 to 6 days of leave
 
Maternity leave of 16 weeks, paternity leave of 5 days and free advice from the external family service
Maternity leave of 16 weeks, paternity leave of 5 days and free advice from the external family service
 
 
 
Ancillary benefits may apply to certain positions (e.g. fixed-contract positions).

KPMG as an employer

Your future team

You will be joining a growth area, which is an object of strategic focus from senior KPMG leaders. You will contribute to the shaping of KPMG's strategy and approach to insurance transformation, you will be in close relationship with our clients, and delivering consulting engagements and thought leadership. There is significant scope for personal and professional growth.
 

About KPMG

KPMG is known for providing clear and consistent solutions in the areas of auditing and advisory services. The broad palette of services across many subject matters and industries allows the provision of multidisciplinary services from a single source for our clients on the one hand and diverse careers and development options for our employees on the other hand. Our dealings are fair and frank and we strive to always look at the results of our work through the eyes of our clients. At KPMG, we are aware that if we add value for our clients, we also do the same for ourselves.

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Contact person

Christos Makridis

Human Resources
+41 58 249 26 30
kpmg.ch/careers
Christos Makridis
 
To apply for this vacancy, please provide your cover letter, CV and all relevant certificates. We look forward to receiving your application.