Project Manager

 

PROJECT MANAGER

Full time Permanent

Liverpool City Centre/Formby, Merseyside

Competitive Salary

Acorn Insurance has been established since 1981. We are in a major period of growth and have recently acquired prestigious new premises in Liverpool City Centre to add to our portfolio of offices throughout the UK.

As a result of our growth and development, an exciting opportunity for a Project Management professional has become available.

As a Project Manager you will hold a high profile with both internal stakeholders and external stakeholders and partners.

You will be Project Managing complex and fast paced work, so this opportunity would suit someone with 2-3 years Project Management ideally within the financial services or Insurance sectors. This is a really good opportunity to get into a fantastic and positive team and make your mark.

Day to day responsibilities will include creating, planning and executing projects, providing progress reports, and making daily decisions on the running of the projects and resources.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Project planning
  • Monitoring and reporting
  • Risk & Issue management
  • Budget tracking
  • Change management

Skills and experience required:

  • 2/3 years of successful Project Management experience
  • The successful management of projects within the financial services sector
  • Experience of managing large complex projects
  • Extensive experience of standard PM responsibilities
  • Experience of stakeholder management and building positive relationships with stakeholders
  • Significant experience of face to face customer interaction
  • Adhering to and supporting a governance framework
  • Hold a current Project Management certification (Prince2, PMP, Agile PM, etc)
  • Knowledge of Insurance and the financial industry would also be beneficial

In return we offer:

  • Perkbox staff perks- We know there’s more to life than just work, that’s why when you join Acorn Insurance and Financial services you’ll get your pick of our amazing company perks. That includes phone insurance, taste cards and great price cinema tickets, plus loads more. To find out more about the fantastic perks available just click the link below. (if you are unable to click onto the link please copy and paste in your browser):
  • http://help.perkbox.com/perkbox-perks/packages/perks-platinum-package

    Cycle to work scheme supported by www.cyclescheme.co.ukCyclescheme is an employee benefit that saves you 25-39% on a bike and accessories (or even more with their offers). You pay nothing upfront and the payments can be made via salary sacrifice.

    • 20 days holiday, accruing a further service day for each year you are employed, up to 24
    • Pension Plan
    • A comfortable, state of the art office.
    • A fantastic culture and welcoming environment to work in- also check us out on Glassdoor, a platform that gives real feedback from all staff past and present on what it’s really like to work as a part of our team.