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Technology Consultant - Assistant Manager

Date: Oct 24, 2021

Location: London, United Kingdom

Company: KPMG UK

The Team
KPMG’s Insurance Technology Enablement practice helps Insurance clients transform the way their technology enables their business strategy and long-term strategic goals. We provide advisory and transformation capabilities to enable our clients to pivot their businesses in the advent of new technology and against the backdrop of unparalleled business disruption. The practice capabilities focus on:
• Technology advisory
• IT Strategy
• Enterprise Architecture
• Systems Integration

We are growing our team to meet an ever-increasing demand for our market leading services and are seeking your relevant expertise and experience to join us.
Joining KPMG means joining a talented team of exceptional colleagues who bring innovative thoughts and a natural curiosity to the work they do each day. No one type of person succeeds at KPMG; a diverse business requires diverse personalities, characters and perspectives. There really is a place for you here.

The Role
Technology Enablement Consultant (Level D)

Communicating compelling and well thought out solutions to complex problems
Building constructive working relationships across different teams, functions, countries or cultures
Support relationship development with clients.
Support development of market facing propositions, to drive revenue development for the practice.

You will have three key areas of responsibility:
Contribute to complex, multi-stakeholder advisory services for Insurance technology transformation
Contribute to developing our market growth in insurance technology advisory
Contribute to our wider capability group by developing services and people.

You are required to use your industry experience and subject matter knowledge as follows:Client Delivery
Deliver high quality advisory services which bring insight to complex technology problems.
Delivery high quality transformation services to support client enterprise strategies
Proactively manage risk to client delivery and KPMG risk metrics.
Stakeholder management across business and technology
Provide insight across technology and transformation

Market Development:
Work with colleagues to identify and translate potential demand into new engagements.
Understand business problems and identify commercial opportunities for us.

Capability Development:
Collaborate with colleagues to maximise and share our knowledge and experience.
Be a steward of KPMG values throughout our internal practice and when leading client engagements.
The Person

Recognises the importance of continuous self and team development and actively strives to achieve this.
Helps others to understand how their work contributes to the overall success of an engagement and the wider firm
Fosters a sense of self belief and confidence in others
Seeks to understand others motivations
Supports others to make brave decisions
Aligns with our core values of inclusion and diversity, trust and respect

Essential Skills / Experience

Previous experience in technology consulting, or insurance transformation.
Subject matter expertise and experience from Insurance – GI, Life and Pensions, Health or Speciality
The ability to deliver high quality enterprise technology strategy and technology architecture work.
Business development and sales capability.
Good communication skills and the ability to influence at a senior level.
An understanding of technology trends, insurance applications, transformation and the challenges and benefits.
Industry awareness of key methodologies, approaches and market trends, including enterprise architecture frameworks, business and technology capabilities and solutions, internal and external integration, and traditional and agile development.
PMP, Prince2 or other project management accreditation

Desirable Experience
A passion for technology.
High energy levels, coupled with a desire to deliver to a high standard in a suitable timeframe.
Self-motivation and ability to inspire and motivate others.
Experience of: technology reviews and assessments, enterprise technology strategy, enterprise technology architectures, business analysis, roadmaps and solution design.
Experience of several of packaged insurance applications, in-house developed applications, integration and APIs, data models and data technologies, and technology migration

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