Deloitte Financial Services- Strategy & Analytics - Manager –Insurance in Chicago, Illinois

Strategy & Analytics - Manager Financial Services Insurance

Insurance

Insurance Consulting provides support to major insurers around the globe and works in virtually all service areas and competencies. We provide strategic, operational, financial and technology related advisory services to Life, P&C, Reinsurance and Insurance Brokerage firms. Deloitte's professionals are recognized as leaders in the insurance industry holding leadership positions in numerous professional industry organizations. Moreover, Deloitte's Insurance Consulting Practice continues to be recognized for its capabilities

Strategy & Analytics

Analytics & Cognitive

In this age of disruption, organizations need to navigate the future with confidence, embracing decision making with clear, data-driven choices that deliver enterprise value in a dynamic business environment.

The Analytics & Cognitive team leverages the power of data, analytics, robotics, science and cognitive technologies to uncover hidden relationships from vast troves of data, generate insights, and inform decision-making. Together with the Strategy practice, our Strategy & Analytics portfolio helps clients transform their business by architecting organizational intelligence programs and differentiated strategies to win in their chosen markets.

Analytics & Cognitive will work with our clients to:

Implement large-scale data ecosystems including data management, governance and the integration of structured and unstructured data to generate insights leveraging cloud-based platforms

Leverage automation, cognitive and science-based techniques to manage data, predict scenarios and prescribe actions

Drive operational efficiency by maintaining their data ecosystems, sourcing analytics expertise and providing As-a-Service offerings for continuous insights and improvements

Supports cross-functional decision-making, including corporate and business unit strategy; enterprise model design; data strategies and insights; and optimization of data and decision support systems.

The Team

Our Insurance industry team positions us to help clients shape their evolving business models, scale and transform operations, modernize their processes and technologies, and constantly improve their customer experience. You will work alongside the best and brightest. We foster a culture of courage, inclusion and continuous learning.

Work You ll Do

We are looking for a Manager to work in our Strategy practice. Deloitte helps organizations respond to the rapidly shifting market, including bridging traditional and digital distribution channels and leveraging next generation capabilities.

As a Manager, you will lead large complex engagements. These challenges encompass everything from:

  • Engagement Management: Lead engagement planning and budgeting; mobilize and manage engagement teams; define deliverable structure and content.

  • Client Management: Manage day to day interactions with executive clients and sponsors.

  • Business Development: Develop and maintain contact with top decision makers at key clients; organize and lead pursuit teams; participate and lead aspects of the proposal development process.

  • Practice Development & Eminence: Develop practical solutions and methodologies; develop "thought-ware" and "point-of-view" documents; participate in public speaking events; get published in industry periodicals.

  • People Development: Perform role of counselor and coach; provide input and guidance into the staffing process; actively participate in staff recruitment and retention activities.

  • Helping clients increase revenues, decrease costs, accelerate cash flow, and improve margin and operational workflows.

Qualifications:

Manager:

Managers are expected to contribute to the firm's growth and development in a variety of ways, including:

  • A minimum of 6 years consulting and/or industry experience,

  • A Bachelor's Degree.

  • Proven experience in leading small engagements or components of large, complex engagements.

  • Ability to lead and deliver large, complex client engagements that identify, design, and implement creative business and technology solutions for large companies.

  • Prior experience providing service excellence by identifying key client business issues, determining client needs by supplementing the standard assessment techniques and tools with innovative approaches, evaluating and validating analysis and developing recommendations for the client in the context of the overall engagement.

  • 6 years in providing advisory and implementation expertise to clients including use case and business case development for disruptor based analytics including

  • Analytics Strategy

  • Cognitive Computing

  • Machine Learning

  • Big Data Technologies

  • Cloud Computing solutions

  • AI solutions

  • Analytical Modeling & Visualization

  • Natural Language Processing,

  • Tools including - SPSS, R, Apache Spark/MLlib, Apache Mahout or other Open Source Tools; Qlik suite of products, Tableau etc.

  • Ability to demonstrate experience in overseeing the quality of deliverables and effectively manage the team and day-to-day relationships to ensure exceptional performance.

  • Experience in developing and presenting proposals for business development activities.

  • Ability to travel 80% required.

In addition, successful Managers will also have the following preferred skills:

  • Strong oral and written communication skills, including presentation skills (MS Visio, MS PowerPoint).

  • Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to exercise mature judgment.

  • Eagerness to mentor junior staff.

  • An advanced degree is preferred.

How you ll grow

At Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there s always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs at Deloitte University, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center. at https://zoomforth.com/s/deloitte/du#home

Benefits

At Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits. Learn more about what working at Deloitte can mean for you. at http://www2.deloitte.com/us/en/pages/about-deloitte/articles/deloitte-corporate-citizenship.html

Deloitte s culture

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