BERKLEY GLOBAL PRODUCT RECALL provides worldwide insurance protection and technical assistance that helps our buyers in the prevention, management and recovery of product recall and contamination events through our risk mitigation services and innovative insurance solutions. We have a team of seasoned Recall insurance professionals who have specialized expertise that allows us to identify current and emerging risks in a constantly evolving environment.
The incumbent is responsible for ensuring Berkley Global Product Recall (BGPR) leverages data and technology to support continued business growth globally. This individual keeps a continued focus on technology trends and brings innovation opportunities to BGPR.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Bachelor's degree in an IT related field
3-5 years of direct information technology experience
3+ years of insurance or financial systems with knowledge of workflow and integrated systems
Highly refined communication skills including ability to negotiate, build consensus, clearly articulate to technical and non-technical audiences, communicate difficult messages in a professional and productive manner, excellent presentation and facilitation competence and ability to represent IT as a subject matter expert in cross-functional discussions/initiatives
Ability to build trust and strategic partnerships with assigned business area contacts, project teams and leadership to facilitate two-way communication
Ability to understand the overall W.R. Berkley and BGPR IT strategy and apply/implement IT strategy in assigned projects/initiatives
High critical thinking skills to evaluate alternatives and present solutions that are consistent with business objectives and strategy
Ability to work independently and adapt quickly to new processes and technologies
Insurance industry background
Fundamental working knowledge of Microsoft platforms including SQL Server, SQL Reporting and Analysis Services, C#, ASP.NET, Web Services, Jira, Windows desktop configuration and various other standard desktop and server applications