Junior Project Manager

Willis Towers Watson

Vacature informatie

Bedrijf: Willis Towers Watson

Locatie: Amsterdam

Opleidingsniveau: HBO/WO

Arbeidsvoorwaarden: Uitstekend

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Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ: WLTW ) is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has 39,000 employees in more than 120 territories. We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas — the dynamic formula that drives business performance. Unlock your potential at Willis Towers Watson. 
 
Corporate risk and broking
We know how companies can unlock potential through effective risk management.  Our  clients rely on us to craft strategies to quantify, mitigate, and transfer risk, taking advantage of our specialist industry experience and unparalleled market know-how. The result is a new way of embracing risk that drives superior results
 
The role interacts on a daily basis with the Willis Towers Watson management team in general on projects, bids and tenders and business analysis, both on request as well as pro-actively. To ensure the progress of assigned projects in line with project plans and business cases he/she works together with all Business Units. He/she has a supportive role in client facing contacts, such as presentations, regarding bid and tender management and various other client based projects. He/she reports to the Executive Director Business Development.
 
 Principal duties / responsibilities

  • To manage and support projects in conjunction with the Executive Director Business Development and the management
  • To manage and support the tender process on specific opportunities
  • To manage and support projects through the normal lifecycle from the idea raising stage to post implementation reviews
  • To support, design, plan, implement and achieve successful outcomes on the assigned projects across the programme in line with project management best practice and within the agreed time and quality objectives
  • To support and manage all aspects of the assigned project, specifically:
  • opportunity analysis
  • business case creation
  • project planning
  • setting up the project governance
  • setting up the project governance
  • managing project resources
  • project communications
  • project document management
  • progress reporting
  • controlling scope
  • management of the cost/benefit case
  • To contribute to the overall change programme and annual business planning process by helping identify opportunities for, and subsequently make a business case for change
  • To help develop and promote project management and change skills within the wider Willis (Towers Watson) organization helping it become a change rich environment
  • To manage project risks, issues, assumptions and dependencies during the project lifecycle
  • To support the Chief Sales Officer and the Executive Director Business Development in the sales strategy, management and development of the pipeline including production of regular reporting data.

Skills

  • Experience of working in the insurance/financial services sector;
  • Project Management experience or ability to demonstrate strong organizational skills.
  • Strong communication, negotiation and influencing skills with the ability to build relationships with prospects, clients and colleagues;
  • Ability to analyze data and situations, and formulate recommendations.
  • Strong skills in problem solving, planning and budgeting;
  • Advanced Business language capability, both written and verbal, in Dutch and English;
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills, especially MS Word, MS PowerPoint and MS Excel.

We offer:
We offer you a job in a modern and dynamic international environment with opportunities for personal development and initiatives. Willis Towers Watson offers you also excellent employment benefits.
 
You can send your written application including CV to: Willis Towers Watson t.a.v. HR – Sandra Puttenaar Hoogoorddreef 60 1101 BE AMSTERDAM.
 
For questions please contact Mischa Schrijver, Chief Sales Officer by phonenumber: 06-13398942 or Sandra Puttenaar, Human Resources by phonenumber: 06-53584170 or by sending an email to Sandra.puttenaar@willistowerswatson.com. For further information about our company you can look at: www.willistowerswatson.com.

Vacature informatie

Bedrijf: Willis Towers Watson

Locatie: Amsterdam

Opleidingsniveau: HBO/WO

Arbeidsvoorwaarden: Uitstekend

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