Director, Business Delivery

The Travelers Companies, Inc   •  

Hartford, CT

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


5 - 7 years

Posted 155 days ago

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Job Summary
The Director, Business Delivery is responsible for leading the definition, execution and implementation of business capability per the future vision and roadmap for PI Property value stream. Capabilities are typically delivered in whole or in-part by a value stream and/or neighboring teams within one or more lines of business or functional areas.

Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities
Responsible for broad planning processes of moderate complexity across aligned business areas within the PI Property value stream; delivers upon the strategic discretionary investment dollars associated with that portfolio. Understands the PI strategy, operating vision, business imperatives and capabilities and how they work together to define technology imperatives and business capabilities. Helps to define market facing capabilities that align with the PI Product strategic imperatives, focusing on projects leveraging new technology to maintain and expand our competitive advantage. Directly leads definition and refinement of Project scope, solution approach and delivery cost/timeline parameters (both at the content and structure level) for efforts of moderate-to-high cost or complexity. Supports business leaders in the analysis activities, requirements gathering and solution development to ensure business capability integrity is agreed to. Works with business and technical architects to explore and define how the proposed solutions will fit into the overall enterprise architecture. Manages the delivery and execution of projects or programs to ensure business capability is realized. Assists with defining the performance goals/SLA, KPIs and key milestones for the proposed solutions. Assists in the development of the project CBA, providing input and driving balance of solution cost and benefit realization against capability goals and objectives. Develops and maintains integrated Program/Project plan with detailed deliverables, dependencies, IT milestones and end-to-end critical path. Partners to proactively manage and mitigate risk and appropriately escalate issues. Participates in the acquisition of information and expertise to help inform forward looking capability strategies. Serves as a liaison to the business community to ensure that its needs are fully understood by the project team. Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications
A minimum of 5 years of related experiencerequired.

Education, Work Experience & Knowledge
8+ years of related experience is preferred. Prior experience in project management preferred. Prior management experiencepreferred. Bachelor’s or advanced degreepreferred. Prior experience within the P&C industry is preferred.