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Sydney, NSW, AU

Solutions Project Manager (12 month contract)


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 more than 13,000 employees across the world.

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


About the Role


Swiss Re is looking for a project delivery specialist to project manage the technical development and delivery of our Life & Health analytics platform for insurance clients in ANZ. You will have the great opportunity to lead client centric and multi-disciplinary teams to deliver the platform to Swiss Re's clients. Your focus will be on understanding client needs and coordinating the Swiss Re, Palantir and client teams to deliver on those needs. You will work with the local and global Swiss Re and Palantir teams to develop new insurance applications for the platform in accordance with the ANZ product development roadmap.


In addition to client interaction, the role involves working closely with a team of Swiss Re insurance specialists in fields including actuarial, data science, claims, underwriting and customer experience.


About the Team


Swiss Re L&H Solutions uses Swiss Re's risk expertise and new technologies to help clients grow and improve profitability by developing together innovative solutions, focusing on finding new ways to reduce the protection gap. Swiss Re has a strong global reputation for market leading solutions such as its underwriting platform, Magnum. Over the last 2 years, we have co-developed with the global analytics firm Palantir to produce a platform of market leading insurance applications. The platform has achieved success with pilot clients in the ANZ market and it's now time to accelerate adoption with clients. Your role is Sydney based and forms part of a global team working on commercialisation of the platform.


About You


  • You have a solid record of project delivery with a minimum 5 years in the finance / insurance / insurTech sector;

  • You are a highly organised person with strong project delivery experience preferably including agile methods / rituals;

  • Able to build and maintain strong relationships with a wide range of internal and client stakeholders in both technical (particularly in the application of analytics) and non-technical roles;

  • Experience in handling complex projects and working with virtual teams;

  • Experienced design thinking to run co-creation with insurance partners; and

  • Outstanding interpersonal skills.


Are you able to listen, understand our clients' needs and bring creative ideas and solutions? Do you seek to belong to a team that develops new products for our sector and could this be the new opportunity you are passionate about? If so, we would love to hear from you!


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Reference Code: 100829 


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