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Director

Director

(Belfast or Derry/Londonderry)

Ref: 15/08/DSM

 

 

The Company:

 

We are an award winning employer with national recognition for our employee centric benefits and flexible working environment.  Coming to work at Allstate is always interesting, social and participative where you make a difference, whether it is the projects you are participating in, the challenging technology environment or the business solutions you are responsible for.  There is the opportunity to be involved in many of our charitable events, caring for the environment, participating in one of the many sporting events and activities or socializing with colleagues at our many team and company events.  There is something for everyone, you just have to take the next step.

 

The Role:

 

Allstate Northern Ireland is seeking a talented operational director to help coordinate technology delivery for the Sales and Marketing, Claims and Life Technology Solutions organisations. The successful candidate will have deep technology expertise and the ability to build strong relationships with Allstate agency owners and business leaders. They will be able to demonstrate broad experience in the successful delivery of key initiatives designed to deliver business optimization.

 

Responsibilities include and are not limited to the following;

 

He/She will have local accountability for the management, strategy and execution of IT projects across a wide remit and will oversee technical projects in alignment with organizational goals.

 

They will supervise a team of Senior Managers, while working closely with senior global leaders and external vendors as necessary. They will also have input into financial budgets in addition to partnering with senior colleagues to lead efforts to improve IT processes, to maximize efficiency and improve profitability.

 

In addition to this exciting role the successful candidate will partner with the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and VP & Chief Administration Officer (VP/CAO) to devise a best practice Global Delivery Model to focus on the technical skills, process rigor, tools, methodologies, overall structure and strategies for seamlessly delivering IT-enabled services from global locations.

 

The candidate will be able to demonstrate the following:

 

  • Ability to strategize, plan and implement organizational change;

  • Ability to foster effective working relationships within Allstate Product Operations and ATSV partners; evaluate and prioritize work and manage stakeholder expectations;

  • Outstanding ability in managing and monitoring critical business partner strategic technology needs;

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills;

  • Ability to judge your success by the success of your team and the happiness of your customers.

     

     

     

    Essential Criteria:

     

    Work Experience:

  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in Information Technology with experience in application development management; 

  • Minimum of 10 years’ leadership and management responsibility with proven experience in successfully driving large scale organization change;

  • Demonstrated experience in application development management ;

  • Experience supporting internally-developed applications, internally-hosted licensed applications, and externally-hosted applications and services;

     

     

    Required Domain Knowledge/Experience

  • 5+ years’ Financial Services experience;

  • 5+ years’ experience in Insurance Industry.

  • Must be an EU citizen or possess a current UK Tier 1 Visa or Tier 2 visa and eligible to take up full time, permanent employment.

 

 

Desirable Criteria:   

 

  • Global leadership experience

 

 


Apply Here:   https://recruitani.allstate.com/rEcruit/Recruitment/VacancyDetails.aspx?VacNo=1333

 

 

Statement on Fair Employment and Equal Opportunities:

Allstate NI wishes to ensure equal opportunity is given to all job applicants.  This company will not discriminate on the grounds of race, gender (including gender reassignment status), sexual orientation, religious belief, political opinion, marital status, age or disability.