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Senior Lead Project Manager in Singapore at Great Eastern

Date Posted: 10/1/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: 000502

Job Purpose

Lead IFRS17 regional team to build an IFRS17 solution for implementation.

Support all local implementation a business requirements study and analysis to produce an end-2-end IFRS17 data integration from policy admin applications to Finance sub-ledger and corporate ledger for all lines of business in Great Eastern Life Corporation.

The Regional PM will be involved in interactions with vendors and colleagues across the business, inclusive of Finance, Actuarial, IT Applications, IT Infrastructure and Operations.

This role requires a senior individual who can handle a fast-paced environment and who can deliver under pressure to meet regulatory deadline.

The Job

  • Work closely with Business and various IT application teams in delivering a new end-to-end IFRS17 solution as a base solution for all GEL entities.
  • Manage the project to deliver quality outcomes that realize business benefits within approved scope, time and budget.
  • Monitor and report end-to-end project status according to GEL IT reporting frameworks.
  • Ensure quality of outcomes, cost effectiveness, appropriate risk management and seamless integration of solutions with other project delivery streams.
  • Build an internal IFRS17 Engine team to ensure there is sufficient SME (subject matter Expert) to provide implementation support and BAU supports.
  • Whilst the role involves a lot of technical concept, some at this stage only theoretical, the Regional PM will be tasked to make assumption, manage changes and contribute suggestion to ensuring the project evolves quickly in GEL IFRS17 project.

Job Requirements

Our Requirements

  • Good understanding of IFRS17 concepts being huge advantageous
  • Degree holder or above
  • Minimum 5 years working experience in insurance business application, EDW or accounting applications.
  • Proven track record as overall project leader in large projects (preferably involving the introduction of standard software solutions with integration with EDW and multiple in-house applications)
  • Have at least successfully delivered 2 large regional applications that are used by multiples countries such as Singapore, Malaysia & Indonesia.
  • Good knowledge of IT security and regulatory.
  • Insurance (Group , Life or General) knowledge
  • Good Stakeholder management (Engage, inform, influence and negotiate with stakeholders, including business units responsible for the technology and business services
  • Ability to synthesise complex business, operational and technical situations and issues into clearly articulated strategies, which can be comprehended by a diverse and often senior stakeholder community.
  • Excellent communications and presentation skills for big community
  • Planning and organising, able to identify dependencies of multiples project and tasks.
  • Strong Vendor management

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