Business Analyst Senior - Projects - 12 month FTC

Information Technology
71452 Requisition #

We are looking to appoint an experienced Business Analyst with a record of accomplishment in operational deliveries within the insurance industry to join us on a 12-month Fixed Term Contract basis.

In this role, you will be responsible for defining and implementing an Operational Resilience framework and methodology across our business. 

You will be a self-starter, comfortable working on your own initiative and providing guidance to divisional teams.


Your Principal Accountabilities:

  • Quickly develop an understanding of our business and analyse and interpret our operational processes and challenges
  • Using your strong interpersonal skills, work holistically with the business to confirm requirements, processes and anticipate our future needs.
  • Analyse data, design and populate reports and presentations, circulate drafts to involved parties for comment and manage delivery within deadline dates.
  • Develop test protocols, oversee testing and analysis of the results for our Programme Director and senior management.
  • Work closely with the Programme Director, Project Manager and business teams to ensure that deadlines are met, risks, and issues are escalated in a timely manner.
  • Share knowledge, experience and standard methodology when required.
  • Act with integrity and sensitivity at all times, you will have access to confidential information, so discretion and utmost professionalism is key.

Your Experience, Knowledge and Skills:

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent with a deep understanding of the insurance industry and a proven track record of successful delivery in insurance broking, London Market and/or MGA operations
  • An expert user of Visio and MS Office software
  • Ability to negotiate and influence whilst building and maintaining effective relationships with colleagues at all levels.
  • Creative and analytical interpretive skills, confident when handling and processing large amounts of data.
  • Happy to compile reports, analyse findings and make valued, trusted recommendations. With an ambitious drive, keen to examine details and deep-dive where needed.
  • Self-motivated to achieve your own deadlines and to support others to meet key milestones
  • Paying attention to the intricate details, often seeing trends that others do not, you deliver salient information with integrity and sensitivity.
  • Eligible to work in the UK



What we offer you:


We want Gallagher to be the organisation that all our people are proud to be a part of and where everyone can call themselves one of our team. Where our culture is embracing of difference, where you can be the best and, perhaps most importantly, be yourself. We are all different in some way. If we were all the same, and all thought the same, we would be vulnerable as a group. By welcoming and encouraging diverse opinions and backgrounds within our organisation, we will have a healthier, more innovative and ultimately more profitable business. If this sounds like somewhere you would like to join, we would love to hear from you. If you require flexibility for a role you are applying for, give us a call to chat through the options.


About Us:


Gallagher is a global leader in insurance, risk management and consulting services. We help businesses grow, communities thrive and people prosper. We live a culture motivated by The Gallagher Way, our set of shared values and guiding tenets. A culture driven by our people, over 30,000 strong, serving our clients with customized solutions that will protect them and fuel their futures. As a member of our global brokerage team, you will help our clients address risk, protect assets and recover from losses. Our employing entity, Arthur J. Gallagher Services (UK) Limited, is proud to be accredited as a Living Wage employer with the Living Wage Foundation. Gallagher is committed to diversity of opportunity for all and is opposed to any form of less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender or gender identity, marital status, civil partnership status, parental status, race, ethnicity, colour, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, religion/ belief, age and those with caring responsibilities.



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