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Personal Responsibilities:   A background in software development and / or Analysis either as part of an IT Department or a Software Vendor is preferable. A proven track record of delivery with the ability to ‘own’ projects and issues is essential. 

The candidate would report to the Group Operations Director or relevant Project Manager and depending on the project size, may be working alone or as part of a team.  The role will often be Client facing and the ability to determine requirements, estimate costs and present completed solutions is essential.

The role will often fluctuate between Analysis and Configuration to quite detailed SQL scripting and some report and system design and so it is essential that the candidate be flexible and show ability in both Business and technical areas.

Previous Experience/Education:   The ideal candidate will be a self-starter with several years’ experience and knowledge of the insurance industry.   

Role Function:

  1. Ability to configure Insurance system to meet client specifications 
  2. Producing project feasibility reports
  3. Liaising with external clients or internal resources
  4. Creation of Documentation and MIS Reports using Report Builder tools such as Crystal and MS Report Builder
  5. Build SQL queries and use SQL to report on and modify databases
  6. Translating client requirements into highly specified project documents
  7. Identifying options for potential solutions and assessing them for both technical and business suitability
  8. Creating logical and innovative solutions to complex problems
  9. Drawing up specific proposals for modified or replacement systems
  10. Presenting proposals to clients
  11. Working closely with developers and a variety of end users to ensure technical compatibility and user satisfaction
  12. Drawing up a testing schedules for the product / model testing
  13. Being responsible for implementation of projects
  14. Planning and working flexibly to a deadline
  15. Writing user manuals
  16. Providing training to users of a new system
  17. Keeping up to date with technical as well as industry sector developments
  18. Undertakes any other related duties as may be reasonably required

Knowledge Required:

  1. Understanding of the Insurance lifecycle 
  2. Understanding of SQL
  3. Good Knowledge of Database applications, design methods and approaches

Skills Required:

  1. Proven Analysis ability 
  2. Strong, logical investigative skills
  3. Ability to learn and understand Insurance and Financial Applications and functionality
  4. Candidate should be able to configure software applications for Client requirements
  5. Ability to understand Business and System process flows and design appropriate solutions
  6. Good Verbal and written communications
  7. Must assume responsibility for accuracy and timeliness of work product
  8. Ability to work autonomously and take ownership of issues / tasks
  9. The competent use and understanding of standard office IT applications

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Job Type: Full Time

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