Continuous Improvement Practitioner

Job type:
on-site
Start:
ASAP
Duration:
6 months
From:
Resource Solutions - MS Amlin
Place:
London
Date:
06/26/2018
Country:
flag_no United Kingdom
project ID:
1587760

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Continuous Improvement/Lean Six Sigma Practitioner

Who Are We?

We're a global specialty insurer and reinsurer with over a hundred years' experience in the insurance markets. Our strong foundations and superior financial strength show that we are here for the long-term.

Our track record is built on a proven strategy; encouraging our teams to apply Amlin's successful underwriting formula, incorporating a dynamic approach to risk, all the while developing a geographically diverse global portfolio.

We're also passionate about supporting our professionals with everything they need to deliver a highly focused service to our clients. This includes empowered decision-making, outstanding technical expertise and significant capacity, combined with a strong brand and enviable reputation.

Why Amlin

There are compelling reasons for our brokers and clients to work with us; the empowerment and skill of our people, our well capitalised operating platforms, the strength of our ratings, and the locations where we operate to name but a few. The value we add is also reflected in the many industry awards Amlin has received.

Our Platforms

We underwrite more than 30 classes of business through three underwriting platforms: Syndicate 2001 at Lloyd's, Amlin AG, Switzerland and Amlin Europe, The Netherlands. Our underwriting teams will help assess where risks can be most effectively placed.

The Role

What Is the Background?

  • This position will work in a small team who support MS Amlin across the business on continuous improvement processes and initiatives.
  • This role will undertake a range of duties which will range from engaging with highly senior stakeholders through to training, putting together Continuous Improvement templates for example.
  • In addition to Continuous/Process Improvement activities this role will likely take on broader operational pieces as well, although these have yet to be specifically defined.
  • This role will involve delivering projects solo on a regular basis so the ability to be able to work independently and be flexible in working approach will be essential.

What Skills and Experience Will Be Required For This Role?

  • Experience of delivering end to end Continuous Improvement pieces of work, not managing a team but actual experience of doing these tasks themselves unsupervised.
  • Lean Six Sigma Black belt accredited, or to have been working at a similar level.
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills, this role will be working with teams and departments across the business which could cover; claims, investments, risk, compliance for example.
  • Any other operational experience such as a focus on Target Operating Model pieces, offshoring/outsourcing.
  • Experience of undertaking a similar role within financial services. This is essential for this role. Insurance experience would be highly advantageous.

This is an exciting opportunity within a small agile team with a focus on a broad range of pieces of work. If you have the required skills and experience please send your CV and suitable applicants will be contacted accordingly.