Director, Strategic Initiatives

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Director, PowerPoint, Excel
Full Time

Job Description

Company Summary

Taking care of our customers, our communities and each other. That's the Travelers Promise. By honoring this commitment, we have maintained our reputation as one of the best property casualty insurers in the industry for over 160 years. Join us to discover a culture that is rooted in innovation and thrives on collaboration. Imagine loving what you do and where you do it.

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Job Description Summary
The primary responsibility of the Director, Strategic Initiatives is to provide consulting and analytic support to the Technology & Operations leadership team in the development, planning and execution of major projects and initiatives to enable achievement of the business plan.
Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities
  • Perform research and current state analysis: define challenges and pain points.
  • Perform highly complex strategic analysis, business analysis and cost/benefit analysis.
  • Transforms business strategy into tactical plans for execution.
  • Supports Tech & Ops-wide planning and execution.
  • Provides facts and analysis to assist the leadership team in solving complex problems.
  • Builds storylines and presentations to communicate current & future state, gap analysis and recommendations.
  • Routinely facilitates business meetings with the leadership team, assists in preparing agendas and content for meetings.
  • Routinely brings together key resources from Tech & Ops to resolve key issues.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelors degree.
  • 7 years business experience.

Education, Work Experience, & Knowledge
  • MBA preferred.
  • Proven ability to articulate business strategies and formulate concise solutions to complex problems.
  • Strong technical and financial acumen.
  • Self motivated, self starter who has the ability to initiate and facilitate projects, prioritize and meet deadlines.
  • Strong organizational skills that allow the individual to handle multiple tasks while being extremely detailed oriented.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills; ability to convey ideas, problems, and issues to various audiences, including senior leadership
  • Proficient problem solving and analytical skills.

Job Specific Technical Skills & Competencies
  • Strong communication skills; verbal, written and platform skills
  • Advanced PowerPoint and Excel skills
  • Advanced analytical and problem solving skills
  • Advanced knowledge of financial analysis
  • Proven project management skills

Employment Practices

Travelers is an equal opportunity employer. We value the unique abilities and talents each individual brings to our organization and recognize that we benefit in numerous ways from our differences.

If you are a candidate and have specific questions regarding the physical requirements of this role, please send us an email so we may assist you.

Travelers reserves the right to fill this position at a level above or below the level included in this posting.

Company Information

Dice Id : 10121034
Position Id : R-10196
Originally Posted : 4 months ago

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