IT Project Manager & Business Analyst

Madrid | Poland | Full Time

Further is a specialist international underwriting agency with a mission. We believe that anyone with a serious illness should be able to have the very best treatment from leading hospitals and specialist clinics around the world.
We create innovative healthcare insurance products that create competitive advantage; they maximise sales, improve loyalty and increase customer retention.

IT Project Manager & Business Analyst

We are looking for an IT Project Manager & Business Analyst who is passionate about our business partnering in it is truest sense. Reporting to the Transformation Director we are looking for a professional with can-do attitude, solution driven and a critical perspective to delivery the IT component of ambitious strategic projects.

The transformation department is representing a key function to deliver on an ambitious excellence journey, fundamentally driving the change of the technologic eco-system, processes, models and culture across a global business, based on achieve measurable improvements, effectiveness and customer satisfaction.

As IT Project Manager & Business Analyst, you will play a key role in defining and developing the company’s future applications. You will lead the functional workstream & technical requirements and govern IT projects end to end.

As our IT Project Manager & Business Analyst you’ll get to:

  • Lead the process to obtain deep description of functional and technical requirements
  • Enable rationale for change and design and design solutions to deliver strategic, tactical or operational value
  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of IT projects
  • Ensure that IT projects are delivered on-time, within scope and budget
  • Develop project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Use appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule and costs
  • Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques
  • Deliver on the optimization of our Pipedrive platform
  • Report and escalate to management as needed
  • Manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders.
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
  • Maintain an awareness of potential interdependencies with other projects and their impact
  • Prepare any follow-on action recommendations

We’d love to meet someone who:

  • A minimum of 3 years of experience at Business Analyst / Project Management in the insurance or consultancy
  • A bachelor’s degree, preferably in computer science, business engineering or another relevant field.
  • Experience in aligning the designed and delivered solutions with the needs of stakeholders
  • Experience delivering complex IT projects involving multiple stakeholders across different geographical locations with a significant amount of uncertainty
  • Experience with Agile / Waterfall methodologies
  • Experience in Intrali (Data mapping tool) and Pipedrive (CRM solution) are a plus
  • Effective written and oral communication in English, Spanish is a plus
  • Creative, self-motivated problem solver, who feels comfortable working in a rapidly evolving environment and able to navigate ambiguity
  • Strong technical background and business acumen
  • Experience working with state-of-the-art technology
  • Experience with managing development of enterprise level end to end software applications (UI, Middle Tier, Backend Integration, API Rest).
  • Success-proven project management experience
  • Flexibility to adapt to changes and contingencies

We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital, or disability status.