Portfolio Manager-Insurance

Job Title: Portfolio Manager-Insurance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + +Benefits
: 02/09/19
REF: 1035446_1565630845
Contact Name: Laura Beatty
Contact Email:
Job Published: 11 months ago

Job Description

Portfolio Manager-Insurance

Our client, a leading Insurance focused organisation based in the City of London, is actively looking for a Portfolio Manager with a strong data background to join them on a permanent basis. The selected individual will be responsible for the management of a data analytics focused programme and will work closely with actuaries and data scientists, amongst other change professionals and business SMEs.


  • Manage the portfolio's performance from data analytic perspective
  • Ensuring all the information that is provided to the organisation is clear and consistent
  • Addressing all performance and planning issues using an appropriate, risk-based approach
  • Working with all stakeholders to ensure that all tools and reporting are meeting required standards.
  • Developing new initiatives to improve portfolio performance
  • Providing mentorship to all direct reports
  • Develop business cases for projects
  • Take part in regular SteerCo meetings and provide progress reports to the board
  • Develop and actively manage portfolio plans & budgets
  • Work closely with all relevant stakeholders to ensure deliverables are met

Key Skills:

  • A proven track record in the end to end portfolio management, preferably with data or analytics focused business areas
  • Experience in working with a complex matrix of business SMEs, Data Scientists, Actuarial resource and change professionals
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively manage initiatives from design through to delivery
  • The ability to set up a programme PMO function if required
  • Strong understanding of risk management and governance framework
  • Experience working within Insurance is essential, reinsurance is desirable.

If this opportunity is of interest, please forward your CV for immediate consideration.