Senior Director - Project Management

Location NEW YORK, United States
Experience level Experienced Hire
Job details sector Life & Savings Insurance
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Requirements: Requires Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Business, Finance, Accounting, or Economics plus at least three (3) years of experience involving strategic business development in the insurance industry. Demonstrated experience must include: Performing management accounting and financial metrics analysis including sales, earnings, and profits, to support strategic initiatives; Developing global and local markets corporate strategy for insurance product development, new business opportunities, joint ventures, and M&As; Managing big data analytics and manipulation; and Using Excel, PowerPoint, Access, ThinkCell, Microsoft Project Manager, and SNL Business Intelligence Services. Direct applicants only. Applicants refer to job code CH1421 and send resume to M.Berkowsky, AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company, 1290 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10104. EOE M/F/D/V.

AXA Equitable Life Insurance Co. seeks a Senior Director – Project Management for its New York, NY location.


Duties: As part of Company’s Strategic Initiatives Group (SIG), develop initiatives to drive profitable growth and performance across AXA’s U.S. operations and support both corporate strategy and business development to ensure successful development and delivery of initiatives. Play lead role in execution of complex projects, including review of financial modeling and data analytics, performance of management accounting, and review of financial metrics analysis, including sales, earnings, and profits, to support group’s strategic initiatives. Oversee work streams and project teams to analyze, frame, and resolve issues. Lead cross-functional project teams to develop business cases for initiatives to be delivered to senior management, with particular focus on detailing the rationale for the effort, the size of the opportunity, specific action steps, financial impact, and the implementation plan. Identify, develop, evaluate, prioritize, execute, and deliver complex, high-impact strategic initiatives and new business opportunities, including partnerships, joint ventures, and M&As. Manage and lead the creation and delivery of presentations on financial projects to senior management and identify key stakeholders to source input, buy-in, and alignment. Provide coaching and feedback to project team members and two direct reports. Use Excel, PowerPoint, Access, ThinkCell, Microsoft Project Manager, and SNL Business Intelligence Services to carry out job duties.

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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.

AXA is a leading financial protection company, committed to fostering and maintaining a diverse, multicultural and inclusive environment, and one of the nation’s premier providers of life insurance and annuity products. The organization was established in 1859 and we are committed now more than ever to helping clients meet financial goals in all stages of their lives. One of the hallmarks of our proud heritage is providing world-class customer service.

We're always looking for smart and talented people to help us develop new and innovative ways to expand our product portfolio, reach new customers and serve well the clients already a part of the AXA family.