Overview

This is your opportunity to join AXIS Capital – a trusted global provider of specialty lines insurance and reinsurance. We stand apart for our outstanding client service, intelligent risk-taking and superior risk-adjusted returns for our shareholders. We also proudly maintain an entrepreneurial, disciplined and ethical corporate culture. As a member of AXIS, you join a team that is among the best in the industry.

This is your opportunity to join AXIS Capital – a trusted global provider of specialty lines insurance and reinsurance. We stand apart for our outstanding client service, intelligent risk-taking and superior risk-adjusted returns for our shareholders. We also proudly maintain an entrepreneurial, disciplined and ethical corporate culture. As a member of AXIS, you join a team that is among the best in the industry.

IT Operations Analyst is responsible for the coordination, management and completion of medium to large enhancements that execute within the Corporate Business Technology Services domains, primarily focused on the Finance and Reserving Portfolio. They are responsible for creating and managing the high-level supporting plans, weekly status reporting and risks and issues. The role’s greatest skill will be the ability to manage/coordinate multiple concurrent enhancements. This is a great opportunity to bring your enthusiasm and knowledge in creating new processes.

IT Operations Analyst reports to the Operations Lead but works closely with the Application/Business Delivery Leads and Business Technical Services. They are responsible for ensuring the collective demand/capacity for the corporate applications and consolidating a collective view for distribution to leadership.

Role Responsibilities

  • Develop, monitor and report weekly on project scope, schedule, issues, resource challenges
  • Document all high-level project events and milestones and track to completion
  • Ensure internal resources and 3rd parties/vendors are committed through to deployment
  • Identify and manage project dependencies
  • Assess and manage risk for the project, ensure mitigation plans are implemented
  • Responsible for the preparation and submission of weekly, monthly, or quarterly project status reports

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • 5 or more years experience with project management, coordinating and executing internal IT projects.
  • 5 or more years of relevant professional experience; financial services or insurance experience a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree or diploma in Business, Business Administration, Information Technology or related field
  • Project management certification or PMP certification is considered an asset
  • Possess strong project co-ordination and management (planning, organizing, monitoring, reporting) skills
  • Ability to facilitate, collaborate, influence and drive resolution across different internal stakeholders within a cross-functional organization
  • Ability to adapt quickly to new environments, and a fast learner
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, and critical thinking skills
  • Proven team player possessing excellent verbal and written communication skills capable of operating in a geographically dispersed project environment included outsourced services/offshore development
  • Proficiency with Software/systems commonly used to manage Programs/Projects (MS Word, Excel, MS Project, PowerPoint, Visio, Power BI, TFS, Azure DevOp etc)

About AXIS Capital

AXIS Capital are experts in specialty insurance and global reinsurance. They’re inspired by the opportunity to give people and organizations the confidence to take necessary risks in the pursuit of their goals and ambitions. In a world that's ever-changing, companies are more likely to succeed when they act collaboratively and with purpose.

AXIS Capital is motivated to redefine industry standards by applying an innovative and agile approach to today's challenges. By virtue of being a specialty insurer and global reinsurer with deep expertise and a commitment to service, they have the capability to provide a broad range of solutions.