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IT Program Manager, APAC (Underwriting System) MNC Insurance

  • Location: Singapore
  • Salary: Negotiable per month
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 11 days ago

  • Sector: Technology
  • Contact: Leo Khoo
  • Expiry Date: 17 February 2023
  • Job Ref: JN -112022-475219

about the company

  • Globally most admired & trusted Insurance organisation with an outstanding global reputation for its services, a clear number one in the market, whose expertise has made them the leader in their field, an organisation that you definitely heard of before!
  • A leader in innovation, technologies excellence, and world-class standard. Changing the heart of the business globally for many decades, and now looking for quality in business with an ambition to grow even further.
  • Be part of the transformation journey, digitalizing the business, and bringing it to the new digital age, take ownership of successful changes, driving the digital transformation forwards.
  • This is a rarely available opportunity to get an instantly recognisable brand on your resume and would suit someone wanting development, who has a strong background in program & project delivery, who wants to work with other experienced leaders on an exciting growth journey.
  • Work for the world's most successful organization that shares a passionate interest in quality, innovation, multi-disciplinary thinking with a culture of Fun Going, Relaxing, Open-Minded, Transparent, Diversity, Freedom & Autonomy
  • They have the people and ethos to act with speed, innovation, enterprise, and creativity. The scope of the offer, the size of the business, and the freedom, and the autonomy to drive your career forward all add up to a great place to work with.

about the role

you will lead the portfolio of projects and programs, and manage the delivery of large-scale projects across APAC with a team of Project Managers.

  • Drive engagement through a collaborative leadership style that produces aligned outcomes whilst navigating different stakeholder levels within the organisation.
  • Drive the timely initiation of projects from the allocated Business / Technology Roadmap(s), ensuring that the right resources are available at the right time to progress these through our governance processes.
  • Manage budgets, actuals, and forecasts at both an initiative and portfolio level to the annual budget defined.
  • Lead the delivery of portfolio planning/estimations during our annual budgeting cycle and ensure that projects are delivered according to a structured framework that is fit for purpose.
  • Produce comprehensive business cases for projects which accurately scope options, cost estimates and define clear, measurable & timeboxed benefits
  • knowledge and guidance to key pieces of work, leading through robust hybrid frameworks and ceremonies and whilst collaborating with highly motivated and cohesive teams,
  • Manage project scope, timelines, costs, quality, planning, reporting, and project governance
  • deliver the assigned project efficiently to the scope, timeline, and within budget
  • identify alternative courses of action within the project to achieve operational goals and objectives
  • develop and implement effective change management plans and processes
  • working collaboratively with stakeholders to facilitate and positively influence strategy, business requirements, and solution development
  • supporting the business stakeholders in the identification of business benefit and value, tangible and intangible, for initiatives raised
  • participating in the development of design documents, design reviews, and analysis of functional changes to systems.
  • manage the budgets of the initiatives within the program of work. ensuring the accuracy of forecasts and chargebacks from delivery teams.
  • building strong relationships through engagement with internal customers, colleagues and other key stakeholders across all stages of the project management life cycle
  • Prioritise and collaborate with teams with a sense of purpose and build strong relationships

skill & experience require

To succeed in this role, you should possess experience in the following

  • Driving large-scale projects at IT Program and Project Management level across APAC
  • Possess experience in similar project nature "Insurance sector"
  • Strong Believer in the timeline, Strategic Delivery, Stakeholder Engagement, & Leadership acumen.

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Argyll Scott Singapore Pte. Ltd.

EA License No. 16S8105

Leo, Khoo Yan Jie

EA Reg No.: R1551092

Argyll Scott Asia is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Argyll Scott Asia is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.