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Senior Services Project Manager - P/C Insurance & Delivery

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VentureFizz

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Posted on Tuesday, May 14, 2024
Helping careers take flight. Reshaping an industry. Enable your career to be Made on Duck Creek.

WHO WE ARE:

Duck Creek Technologies is the intelligent solutions provider defining the future of the property and casualty (P&C) and general insurance industry. We are the platform upon which modern insurance systems are built, enabling the industry to capitalize on the power of the cloud to run agile, intelligent, and evergreen operations. Our modern SaaS solutions help insurers set a new standard and revolutionize how consumers interact with insurance companies.

Authenticity, purpose, and transparency are core to Duck Creek, and we believe insurance should be there for individuals and businesses when, where, and how they need it most. Our market-leading solutions are available on a standalone basis or as a full suite, and all are available via Duck Creek OnDemand. With more than 1,000 successful implementations to date, Duck Creek removes the IT burden for insurers so they can focus on the business of insurance.

We have a flock of more than 1,800 employees across the globe and are proud to be a Flexible-First employer. We empower our employees with the choice to work from an office, from home, or on a hybrid schedule. Our flexible-first environment fosters productivity, inclusion, collaboration, and ensures a consistent employee experience regardless of location.

If working in a fast-paced, rapidly evolving company that is transforming one of the worlds oldest and largest industries sounds exciting, let us know.We are excited you are considering Duck Creek as a future employer and hope you decide to join The Flock!

To learn more about us, visit www.duckcreek.com and follow us on our social channels for the latest information LinkedIn and Twitter.

Title: Senior Services Project Manager

WHAT YOULL DO:

The Senior Services Project Manager is responsible for leading teams to deliver project(s) for clients, and manages schedules, financials, and project change requests to ensure successful and on-time project delivery. The Senior Services Project Manager also identifies and addresses potential issues and risks that may impact project deliverables.

  • Responsible for leading teams to deliver project(s) for clients,
  • Manages the day-to-day project activities and deliverables, including schedules, financials, and project change requests
  • Reports on project results, metrics, test and deployment management activities
  • Prepares estimates and detailed project plan for all phases of the project
  • Provides status reporting regarding project milestones, deliverable, dependencies, risks and issues, communicating across leadership
  • Understands interdependencies between technology, operations and business needs
  • Manages project scope and changes
  • Supports formal/informal schedules to manage the engagement contract
  • Assists management in defining the Statement of Work
  • Sets and continually manages project and program expectations while delegating and managing deliverable with team members and stakeholders
  • Develops and delivers progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation and presentations to various audiences, including project team, sponsors, CIO and key stakeholders
  • Mentors project team members
  • Perform other related duties and activities as require

WHAT YOUVE DONE:

Education and Work Experience:

  • Degree preferred or equivalent years of practical job experience in a similar function or role

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is a plus
  • Minimum of 8 years professional experience, preferably in a similar role
  • Experience in successfully leading projects and programs to on-time, on-schedule and within budget
  • Experience leading, motivating and managing various project team sizes, including internal and external resources, while holding team accountable for performance

Specialized Knowledge, Skills, and/or Abilities:

  • Excellent leadership, communication (written, verbal and presentation) and interpersonal skills
  • Superior skills in Microsoft applications including Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Exceptional organizational skills
  • Team-building skills with technical and non-technical staff
  • Demonstrated experience working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Flexible with proven ability to conform to shifting priorities, demands and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities

Other Requirements:

  • Travel: 25-50%
  • Work Authorization: Legally authorized to work in the country of job location. The Company does not sponsor visa petitions for this position.

WHAT WE STAND FOR:

Our global company celebrates & leverages the differences each employee brings to the table. Our success is a direct result of an inclusive culture where opportunities to learn from one another occur regardless of title, seniority, or background. This collaborative and team-oriented approach is at the core of how we operate andcontinuously improve our products, services, and systems. As such, Duck Creek is committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees and applicants to recruit, hire, train, and reward employees for their individual abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, color, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, marital, military, or any other protected status.

We strive to be an example to the world of inclusion, diversity, and equity in all things where employees are free to be their authentic selves in the workplace and in the communities in which we live. We believe in leading by example and are proud of the diversity of our team and our shared commitment to our Core Values: We Prioritize Respect; We Listen; We Care; We Add Value; and We Lead.

To learn more about our inclusive company culture, values, DE&I initiatives, and people, please visit: https://www.duckcreek.com/life-at-duck-creek/.

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Duck CreekTechnologies does not accept, nor will we pay a fee for any hires resulting from unsolicited headhunter or agency resumes.

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