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Principal Consultant | Hybrid

Job Level:  Professional
Location: 

New York, NY, US, 10005

Due Date:  NA
Area of Expertise:  Inhouse Consulting
Unit:  Allianz Technology
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Not applicable
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  8410

 

Allianz Technology is the global IT service provider for Allianz and delivers IT solutions that drive the digitalization of the Group. With more than 10,000 employees located in 55 countries around the globe, Allianz Technology works together with other Allianz entities in pioneering the digitalization of the financial services industry.

 

What you do:

 

Allianz Consulting was established in 2004 as the internal consulting division of the Allianz Group. Our vision is to be the consulting partner of choice for Allianz Group core segments. Our experienced consulting teams support all Allianz operating entities worldwide in planning and implementing their local key strategic projects.

 

Our consulting services focus on our clients' needs ranging from strategy, market management, sales and distribution, IT, organization, claims and operations to central functions and agile. We bring deep, industrial and functional expertise to fulfill our clients’ requirements and support the overall vision of the Allianz Group.

 

Joining Allianz Consulting means working in a fully international environment alongside other talented people who enjoy sharing their knowledge and experiences, having increased personal responsibilities and working under a flat management hierarchy. Allianz Consulting has a reputation for focusing on growing its talent and on-the-job training from the very first day to ensure strong career development and preparation for future opportunities within the Allianz Group.

 

Allianz Consulting’s structure focuses on competencies and delivery. Therefore, Allianz Consulting is set-up in six so called "practice areas" that work project and expertise focused:

 

  1. Distribution & Life Consulting
  2. Health & Market Management Consulting
  3. IT & Transformation Consulting
  4. Central Functions Consulting
  5. Operations Consulting
  6. Agile Coaching & Consulting

 

Additionally to our headquarters in Munich, Allianz Consulting is represented in local hubs in Milan, Paris and Singapore.

 

A successful candidate will have background in:

 

  • Complete all assignments under the guidance of an Engagement Manager, including all project deadlines and deliverables, troubleshooting and problem resolution, conflict management, client and stakeholder management and all other relevant aspects of the assignments
  • Analyze customer needs and develop innovative concepts to best serve them
  • Contribute actively to pitches
  • Provide support to existing clients while ensuring effective and efficient key account management and help and coach more junior project team members
  • Oversee the day to day operations of the assigned tasks until completion
  • Discuss with the Engagement Manager ideas of possible future client needs that may lead to projects
  • General contribution to Allianz Consulting
  • Ensure adequate development of team members via coaching, mentoring, personal development and training

 

 What you bring:

 

  • University degree or equivalent experience
  • Operational insurance business and/ or consultancy experience for more than 5 years
  • Project- and Program Management methods and techniques, process development and continuous improvement
  • Experience in change management, quality management, integration and re-organization as well as training and lecturing
  • Strong team player with high assertiveness and ability to work under pressure
  • Analytical and problem solving skills, conceptual and implementation experience
  • Communication, facilitation, sales and conflict management skills
  • Strategic and operational management experience
  • Advanced computer skills in Microsoft Office; nice to have: Oracle, SQL and SAS
  • Fluent in written and spoken English

 

Desired Requirements/ Skills/ Experience

 

  • Extensive insurance business experience and knowledge
  • Extensive project experience
  • International work experience (min. 24 months)
  • Prior leadership experience
  • Trained in project management

 

If you are interested in this vacancy, please send your CV to:

Allianzconsulting.Recruiting@allianz.com

 

Additional information

 

Diversity & Inclusion are not only words to us. Show us what makes you unique and together we give them a meaning.

Your CV is the necessary document that will help us do that. All other files such as Cover Letter for the position, University Transcripts, Diploma and Employer Testimonials/References are advisable and desired by the Hiring Department for a more comprehensive application assessment.

 

At the core of the Group’s strength lies digitalization and its promise of growth opportunities through a ‘digital by default’ strategy. Allianz Technology SE is the principal driver behind transforming Allianz into a digital group – a quest to which nearly 7,500 Allianz Technology SE employees around the globe have committed themselves. Allianz Technology SE equips the Group with the most cutting edge digital solutions in the industry, bringing Allianz to the fingertips of its customers. At Allianz Technology SE, innovation is more than a buzzword; it is the business of the day, every day.

 

We are interested in your strengths and experience. This means that we welcome all applications, irrespective of other characteristics such as gender, ethnic background, origin or any disability.

 

Allianz Group is one of the most trusted insurance and asset management companies in the world. Caring for our employees, their ambitions, dreams and challenges, is what makes us a unique employer. Together we can build an environment where everyone feels empowered and has the confidence to explore, to grow and to shape a better future for our customers and the world around us. We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to bring your whole self to work, no matter where you are from, what you look like, who you love or what you believe in. We therefore welcome applications regardless of ethnicity or cultural background, age, gender, nationality, religion, disability or sexual orientation.


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