The Kemper Services Group is seeking to hire an experienced Information Systems Project Manager to join our SP&E team. This role will work from our corporate headquarters in downtown Chicago, IL.
As a Project Manager, you will work with business partners to help shape strategic programs, and determine how business needs can be best translated into system requirements and design specifications. Participate in analyzing issues and future needs to identify projects that support the business strategic plan, achieve business goals and objectives, and/or improve or streamline functions. You will work with other project managers and project teams on large projects, touching several business functional areas. You will ensures that final products are delivered on time and within budget. You will also align project work activities with business customer goals and objectives, and staff, assign, and lead project managers to meet their projects' objectives.
* Bachelors Degree or education equivalent to a college degree in computer science or related field, or the equivalent in related work experience. * 8+ years of Information Systems project management experience including project involving web based technologies. * Previous Project Management for P&C insurance product implementation experience preferred. * Experience leading and managing the work of project teams successfully managing $10 million+ dollar projects preferred. * Must be proficient in MS Project 2007 or 2010. * PMP certification a plus
Our employees enjoy great benefits:
* Qualify for your choice of health and dental plans within your first month. * Save for your future with robust 401(k) match, Health Spending Accounts and various retirement plans. * Learn and Grow with our Tuition Assistance Program, paid certifications and continuing education programs. * Contribute to your community through United Way and volunteer programs. * Balance your life with generous paid time off and business casual dress. * Protect what you love with discounts on home and auto insurance products. * Get employee discounts for shopping, dining and travel through Kemper Perks.
Kemper at a glance
With $11 billion in assets, Kemper is one of the nation's leading insurers. The Kemper family of companies specializes in auto, home, life, health and valuables insurance products for individuals, families and businesses.
Kemper's underwriting companies* are rated A- (Excellent) and Infinity Property & Casualty is rated A (Excellent) by A.M. Best Company, the leading insurance industry rating authority. Kemper companies service seven million policies and rank among the top 25 personal lines property and casualty writers and the 2016 Ward's 50 Top Performers list of life insurance companies.
* Alliance United Insurance Company is not rated.
We value diversity and strive to be an employer of choice. An Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V
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