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Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, HK

Senior Business Operations Manager


About Swiss Re

Swiss Re is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer, working to make the world more resilient. We anticipate and manage a wide variety of risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime.

At Swiss Re we combine experience with creative thinking and cutting-edge expertise to create new opportunities and solutions for our clients. This is possible thanks to the collaboration of our 15,000 employees across the world.

We offer a flexible working environment where curious and adaptable people thrive. Are you interested in joining us?


Anout the Role


Are you keen on being part of a team of out-of-the-box thinkers with an ambition to be the "glue" for the business? A team that works on a wide and diverse range of topics that connects the initiatives and teams together to enable success across the Asia region?  Do you like driving the big picture and at the same time diving deep int a subject? Are you passionate about having an impact, delivering and working in an international and agile environment? If yes, the we are looking for you as a highly motivated new team player to join the P&C Business Operations Team.


As Senior Business Operations Manager in Strategy & Operations Asia, you serve as an integral member of the team, working collaboratively with our P&C Business Leaders and Community and the Strategy & Operations Asia leadership team to ensure the delivery of the overall team mandate.  You will lead and contribute strategic initiatives. This may include supporting our business functions in strategy forming and execution, and in delivering operational improvement initiatives. You help prioritize and steer towards the biggest impact and will make a difference to our business operations.    


About the Team


Asia Strategy and Operations is team of out of the box thinkers, who are responsible for a wide and diverse range of topics. We provide a solid platform for the success of the Asia Region, by facilitating connections across functions, teams and initiatives. This is an exciting team for people who enjoy navigating ambiguity to develop new content to address strategic opportunities and challenges. Team members need to be highly motivated to work both autonomously and with diverse partners across the region and globally, including with Senior Managers. Our team members are located all over Asia, with a focus on our two regional hubs Singapore and Hong Kong.


About You


  • Passionate about impact, you constantly improve and prioritize your and the teams work towards having an impact where it really matters for our clients, for our employees, for our shareholders
  • Relevant insurance expertise working in an international firm or consulting practice
  • Effective communicator and have knowledge and experience of similar strategy and operational project delivery roles in insurance and reinsurance
  • Ability to build rapport, influence and negotiate effectively with all levels
  • Capable of being a trusted advisor to senior management, ability to work with confidential and sensitive information
  • Think analytically and creatively to structure and drive the best solutions to fit circumstances
  • Show drive and agility with a "can-do" attitude
  • Ability to explain complex topics in a simple storyline
  • Strong project and process management skills; change management experience, agile an advantage, able to handle competing priorities and ambiguous circumstances




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