IT Application Manager - Insurance

Location: 
Tokyo
Job Type: 
Permanent
Ref: 
BBBH740303
Salary: 
Competitive
Japanese: 
Fluent
English: 
Fluent
Consultant: 
Joshua Kenealey

Roles/Responsibilities

  • Lead digital transformation innovation projects and leverage the new business platforms and solutions
  • Develop and design optimized architecture to meet the business requirements
  • Lead new application and product development (VA, FA)
  • Ensure service enhancement and alignment taking into consideration regulation changes
  • Provide application support to end-users and vendors
  • Negotiate with financial institutions to repair specifications and schedules of applications and front systems.

Required skills

  • 7+years of business analysis, system development or project/product management
  • 7+years in the life insurance business or financial services systems
  • Have User Acceptance Test (UAT) experience
  • Experience working with SaaS, BPO and other application solution tools
  • Fluent Japanese and fluent English

Preferred skills

  • Experience working with international stakeholders
  • Good knowledge of the insurance business systems

Personal Attributes

  • Good leadership skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Be a good team player

About our client

Top-tier global insurance company with an amazing track record in the APAC region and a strong presence in Japan.

Morgan McKinley Asia Pac is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

jkenealey@morganmckinley.co.jp