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Senior IT Project Manager job at Zurich Insurance Company Ltd.

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Zurich Services LLC (a division of Zurich North America) is currently hiring a Senior IT Project Manager and this person will report to the Transformation Director for IT Services – Infrastructure and Security Change.  This person can work out of our Schaumburg North America HQ or Grand Rapids, MI or one of our East Coast offices.


The Senior IT Project Manager will manage technology projects ensuring successful completion of Global programs.  The Senior IT Project Manager will work on infrastructure and/or security projects aligning and managing resources from Engineering, Operations, and Architecture teams to deliver the projects.  In addition, he/she will manage deliverables and timelines, financial and budgetary standpoint, manage documentation, manage stakeholders, and have a strong understanding of technology.


Basic Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s Degree and 6 or more years of experience in the Communications or Project Management area OR
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 8 or more years of experience in the Communications or Project Management area AND
  • Experience in strategic and operational consulting or business systems integration


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Project Management Professional Certification
  • In-depth, strong problem-solving analytical skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Insurance Industry Experience
  • SharePoint administration experience, project documentation, version control
  • Understanding of IT technical, IT software development lifecycle
  • Understanding of IT processes and direction
  • Strong vendor management skills, manage external resources and vendors
  • Managing vendors and their deliverables, developing KPI, and milestones and report on progress
  • Experience keeping track of project financials and financial reporting and financial tracking


As a condition of employment at Zurich, employees must adhere to our COVID-related health and safety protocols (https://www.zurichna.com/careers/faq), including, without limitation, a requirement that employees attest as to their vaccination status with a YES/NO, and upload proof of vaccination status, or negative COVID test results when allowable, to a third-party vendor. These are continuously re-evaluated and the requirements may change at any time. 


A future with Zurich

Now is the time to move forward and make a difference. At Zurich, we want you to share your unique perspectives, experiences and ideas so we can grow and drive sustainable change together. As part of a leading global organization, Zurich North America has over 148 years of experience managing risk and supporting resilience. Today, Zurich North America is a leading provider of commercial property-casualty insurance solutions and a wide range of risk management products and services for businesses and individuals. We serve more than 25 industries, from agriculture to technology, and we insure 90% of the Fortune 500®. Our growth strategy is not limited to our business. As an employer, we strive to provide ongoing career development opportunities, and we foster an environment where voices are diverse, behaviors are inclusive, actions drive equity, and our people feel a sense of belonging. Be a part of the next evolution of the insurance industry. Join us in building a brighter future for our colleagues, our customers and the communities we serve. Zurich maintains a comprehensive employee benefits package for employees as well as eligible dependents and competitive compensation. Please click here to learn more.


As a global company, Zurich recognizes the diversity of our workforce as an asset. We recruit talented people from a variety of backgrounds with unique perspectives that are truly welcome here. Taken together, diversity and inclusion bring us closer to our common goal: exceeding our customers’ expectations. Zurich does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status. EOE disability/vet 


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. 


Location(s): AM - Schaumburg

Remote Working: No

Schedule: Full Time


Linkedin Recruiter Tag: #LI-MG1 

Job country: United States

City: Schaumburg


Location: Schaumburg, IL, United States

Job posted 2022-05-14