Sr. Project Director - Bond & Specialty Insurance
Company: The Travelers Companies, Inc.
Posted on: February 18, 2021
Sr. Project Director - Bond & Specialty Insurance Job ID:
Job Category: Project Management
Location: Hartford, CT
Posted Date: February 10, 2021
Apply Taking care of our customers, our communities and each other.
That's the Travelers Promise. By honoring this commitment, we have
maintained our reputation as one of the best property casualty
insurers in the industry for over 160 years. Join us to discover a
culture that is rooted in innovation and thrives on collaboration.
Imagine loving what you do and where you do it. Target Openings 1
Job Description Summary This position is the primary point of
accountability to Business Partners and other parties for the
management and implementation of the multiple large size Projects
or medium to large sized Programs that support achievement of
complex unit or corporate goals. This position could also be to
manage and oversee a Program Management Office (PMO) for an area or
division with typical PMO activities such as the deployment and
socialization of Project Management standards, methods, tools,
metrics, etc. Additionally, it could be a position responsible for
management and oversight of a Business or Technology Portfolio
within a division. In every case, these are efforts involving
significant risk and complexity, large numbers of resources,
complex organizational change issues and support achievement of
enterprise and/or strategic corporate goals. Primary Job Duties &
- The Sr. Project Director controls planning and execution of the
Projects' or Program's activities and resources to ensure that
established cost, time, and quality goals are met.
- The Sr. Project Director works with minimal supervision and is
responsible for applying advanced Project Management knowledge,
skills, tools and techniques to Project deliverables, processes,
and systems in order to meet or exceed stakeholder needs and
- The Sr. Project Director operates within defined parameters
using a proven Project Management Methodology with flexibility to
merge different methodologies in accomplishing collective goals.
- High School diploma or equivalent required.
- 5 years of project management experience required. Education,
Work Experience, & Knowledge
- Bachelor's degree in a related field preferred.
- 9 years of project management experience preferred.
- 3 years of experience managing others and/or project teams
preferred. Job Specific Technical Skills & Competencies
- Manages team development, very active in the mentoring of
members of the PM community, may have direct management
responsibility of PMs.
- Charged with mid-Project recovery of at risk Projects.
- Recommends rescoping, postponement, or cancellation as
- Provides substantive feedback to organizational learnings
regarding improving Project Management execution. Employment
Practices Travelers is an equal opportunity employer. We value the
unique abilities and talents each individual brings to our
organization and recognize that we benefit in numerous ways from
our differences.-- If you have questions regarding the physical
requirements of this role, please send us an email so we may assist
you. Travelers reserves the right to fill this position at a level
above or below the level included in this posting. Careers at
Travelers When you work at Travelers, life's most important moments
become your life's work. That means helping families feel secure,
businesses to prosper, knowing that you've made a difference, and
feeling like you belong to something bigger. It also means being
part of a team comprised of 30,000 + talented and passionate people
that are evolving to meet changing needs - from customer service to
data science and beyond. If that's more than you imagined in an
insurance career, it's time to join us at Travelers.
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