Lead Manager -- Project Management

Location NC, United States
Experience level Experienced Hire
Job details sector Operational Excellence
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Candidate will manage a team of business analysts who are responsible for user acceptance testing and produciton support of inforce administrative systems. Will need to lead the delivery of projects within or across departments. Accountable for managing the successful delivery of projects according to measures of time, budget, scope, quality and relationship. Owns the customer relationship of the project, partnering with IT and key stakeholders to attain business requirements and objectives. Leads the research and analysis to quantify business opportunities and issues and develops formal recommendations for presentation to management. Works with stakeholders to generate solutions to business issues and then plans/implements those solutions. Develops detailed project schedules, assesses risks and builds mitigation strategies. Leads efforts to develop new or revised processes/procedures for the assigned business areas.Ensures that proper management practices are adhered to by providing ongoing performance and career discussions, on‐time completion of relevant people processes, and fostering Diversity and Inclusion.


5+ years of experience in the life insurance industry. Has broad understanding of project planning & execution methodologies. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to facilitate meetings and communicate results to project team and management. Ability to present to customers and project sponsors and play a supporting role in presentation to higher levels of management. Ability to influence others without authority. Strong negotiation skills. Strong people management skills.



We have been providing stability and reliability to our clients since 1859 to help them live their lives with confidence, to give them peace of mind, and enable them to realize their dreams for their loved ones and their legacy.

As an employer AXA is committed to creating an environment where everyone feels completely comfortable bringing their true selves to work every day. AXA US has been recognized and certified as a great place to work by the Great Place to Work Institute.

We provide our employees opportunities to move within our organization so they can grow their career and skills without ever having to leave AXA. Almost 40% of our open jobs are filled with current employees.
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In addition to competitive compensation and an outstanding benefits package including 401 (k) and medical programs, we offer the opportunity for continued professional development in a congenial corporate environment.

AXA is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to our employees, applicants and candidates based on individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disabilities, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information or any other class protected by federal, state and local laws.



Would you like to wake up every day driven and inspired by our noble mission and to work together as one global team to empower people to live a better life? Here at AXA we strive to lead the transformation of our industry. We are looking for talented individuals who come from varied backgrounds, think differently and want to be part of this exciting transformation by challenging the status quo so we can push AXA - a leading global brand and one of the most innovative companies in our industry - onto even greater things.
In a fast-evolving world and with a presence in 64 countries, our 166,000 employees and exclusive distributors anticipate change to offer services and solutions tailored to the current and future needs of our 103 million customers.