Project Manager-Life in Lincoln, RI at Amica

Date Posted: 5/11/2018

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Job Description

Location: Lincoln, RI (Amica Life Technology Services Department)

Are you looking for a job in a growing industry with new products, new markets and new technology?

With locations across the country, Amica Mutual Insurance Company offers opportunities to join this dynamic field with a financially strong and respected insurance provider. Amica, based in Lincoln, RI, is a national writer of auto, home, marine and umbrella insurance. Amica Life Insurance Company, a wholly owned subsidiary, offers a full line of life insurance products.

We are recognized as a leader in customer service and credit this success to our 3,700 employees in 44 offices across the country. Our benefits package includes high-quality medical, dental and vision coverage, short-term and long-term disability insurance and more.

Our office located in Lincoln, RI is seeking a Project Manager. This position involves managing the planning, organization and implementation of IT projects for the Amica Life Company.

Job Functions and Responsibilities:

•Responsible for the successful and timely delivery of IT projects, ensuring optimum levels of integrity, performance, and reliability using appropriate tools and approved processes
•Manages project scope using the Change Control Process and other project management techniques
•Defines and schedules tasks, and assigns individual responsibilities to project team members
•Provides appropriate communication, including status, throughout the project lifecycle to all affected parties
•Facilitates project initiation including definition of scope, objectives, and cost estimates
•Manages project financial budget, including initial baseline budget, change control, and revised forecast
•Provides input to team performance appraisal process as needed
•Attends training and/or industry seminars as appropriate, to stay abreast of current technologies, trends and directions
•May be called upon to handle other duties as required

Job Requirements:

•Bachelor’s degree and at least 7 years of experience managing projects, preferably in the insurance industry (life insurance a plus)
•Able to handle multiple projects and tasks, while prioritizing and organizing effectively
•Excellent verbal and written communications skills
•Able to work independently, show judgement and initiative in order to accomplish job duties
•Proficient in the use of MS Office Suite, MS Project, MS PowerPoint, and MS Excel. Experience with Jira and Confluence is a plus
•Professional designations - PMP designation preferred, FLMI (LOMA) designations a plus
•Previous insurance industry experience a plus
•Experience using multiple project methodologies (Agile, SCRUM, Waterfall) a plus

Equal Opportunity Policy: All qualified applicants who are authorized to work in the United States will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, sex, color, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability or sexual orientation. The Age Discrimination in Employment Act prohibits discrimination on the basis of age with respect to individuals who are 40 years of age or older. Employees are subject to the provisions of the Workers' Compensation Act.