Head - IT (Insurance)
Opportunity to work with market leaders
Strategic role with high visibility
About Our Client
Our client is an Indian life assurance company and is a joint venture between a british assurance company and a big India conglomerate. They began their operations in India in 2002 and are looking to grow on their technology hiring this year
* IT strategy and architecture
Understanding of infrastructure architecture and application lay out. Understanding of different IT technologies and what is currently in use. Knowledge of IT operations and the current implementations.
* Project Management
Understanding of Project Management principles. Understanding of Planning, execution and review of IT projects - hardware, network and applications.
* Insurance principles and regulations
Knowledge of insurance concepts, principles and terminology. Knowledge of Indemnity, utmost good faith, proposal forms, certificates, types of product, policy documents, claim forms, policy cycle, compulsory insurance etc
* Vendor Management
Selecting the right vendor / provider who will meet timelines and be scalable. Defining the deliverables; negotiating a good value proposition to which the vendor can commit.
* Fraud management
Understanding of potential fraud indicators. Data security, data leakage and control.
The Successful Applicant
Overall experience of 12-15 years inclusive of at least 5 years in spearheading IT initiatives and leveraging technology to fullest benefit of the organization
What's on Offer
Excellent opportunity to step into a leadership position.