Director Project Management Office

Location
Miami, Florida (US)
Salary
Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted
Aug 15, 2017
Closes
Oct 14, 2017
Ref
1229
Category
Operations
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level
Manager

Are you a driven person who wants to achieve great feats of growth in an environment that feels more like a successful start-up than an insurance company? Then you might be a future Windy.

With offices across Florida and Texas, including our own technology company Clutch Analytics, we are poised to continue to be one of the fastest growing carriers in the country. We're looking for leaders to help drive our multi-state, multi-product expansion.  Fast. 

The Project Management Office (PMO) Director is a full-time position located at our Miami Headquarters, reporting to the Chief Operating Officer. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter who can work with individuals at all levels of the organization.  The Director will lead a team of project managers in undertaking a variety of projects around operational efficiency, systems improvement, deep data analytics and human capital initiatives. The ideal candidate in this role will have experience driving high level, high exposure programs and projects while developing project management talent across the organization. 


The PMO Director will:

  • Identify metrics and financial impact with supporting data
  • Select and develop project managers for the PMO
  • Serve as the most senior internal consultant for the Windhaven team and for all departments within this growing organization (this role will own a handful of select projects)
  • Lead change management initiatives through Windhaven for the adoption of new software, processes, and structures
  • Ensure that the PMO delivers high quality work, on time and on budget
  • Be responsible for building strong working relationships with senior leadership and all departments within the organization
  • Work with Finance to assess and track financial impact of all project work

Desired Skills and Experience

  • MBA required
  • Strong Project Management experience
  • 5+ years in a consultancy role required (either internal or external to a company)
  • 5+ years facilitating multi-disciplinary teams in process improvement activities
  • 3+ years’ experience leading a team (delegation, management)
  • Knowledge of Insurance Operations strongly preferred but not required
  • Proven leadership skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Advanced MS Excel skills
  • SQL experience preferred 
  • Experience with technology projects a plus


Windhaven Insurance is an Equal Opportunity Employer