Founded in 1967, W. R. Berkley Corporation has grown from a small investment management firm into one of the largest commercial lines property and casualty insurers in the United States.
Along the way, we’ve been listed on the New York Stock Exchange, seen our revenue soar well past $7 billion, and become a well-respected Fortune 500 Company.
Today, the Berkley brand comprises 54 Berkley companies worldwide. Still managed by our founder and largest shareholder, W. R. Berkley Corporation is well-positioned to respond to opportunities for future growth.
In April 2017, W. R. Berkley Corporation celebrated the 50th anniversary of its founding.
The W.R. Berkley Corporation (WRBC) Enterprise Program Management Office (EPMO) led by the Chief Project Officer (CPO) is responsible to execute operations improvement, business integration, and corporate transformation initiatives that span multiple WRBC entities. The Director of Project Management role reports to the CPO and requires working closely with teams of cross functional business partners, finance senior management and key technical teams across the organization to launch business programs and lead the teams through successful delivery.
The position will directly manage project management and execution teams, comprised of both internal and external business and IT partners in support of the delivery of large, mission critical EPMO-led initiatives. The role will also invest significant time in the continuing effort to mature the processes of solution delivery, reporting, and business relationship management that are necessary for enabling repeatable success and drive the adoption and implementation of global standards and processes. Additionally, the Director of Project Management is responsible for performing strategic business analyses, and acting as a liaison between the CPO and his reports.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Provide leadership, direction, and assistance in direct support of the CPO and other executive team members, as needed. Partner with various players and stakeholders across WRBC to develop recommendations to advise WRBC management on high priority, high impact decisions.
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