Perceptive Underwriting

Project Analyst

PositionProject Analyst


Reporting toTransformation Executive

Job Summary

Reporting into the Programme Manger to assist with project management and related activities and supporting the Business on non-routine activities (projects) such as Brexit, GDPR, acquisition integration, Target Operating Model review and implementation, data integration and change management.

The role will work closely with a wide range of stakeholders across the business, including but not limited to Operations, Information Technology, Underwriting, Claims, Finance, Marketing, Compliance, M&A team to facilitate successful delivery of projects.

Principal Duties/Responsibilities

  • To assist the eliciting, understanding, challenging, articulation, translation and documenting ad-hoc business needs into objectives and requirements.
  • Maintain these requirements throughout the project life cycle i.e. to document project meetings, translate into action items and maintaining the project plan and comprehensive project documentation.
  • To assist the delivery of the project objectives, including scope, time, cost and quality by following up action items of stakeholders, maintaining project plan status and escalating challenges/blockers.
  • To support the overall progress monitoring and use of resource, proposing corrective action where necessary.
  • To coordinate the liaison with stakeholders throughout the project life cycle.
  • To support resource availability and assist with execution of contingency plans.
  • To assist Operations and Central Services with non-routine activities to facilitate or accelerate project delivery and serve as a resource for the change enablement.

Required Qualifications, Skills, Knowledge, Experience


  • Educated to degree level or equivalent
  • A relevant project management qualification such as Prince 2 or Agile is preferred but not required


Geographic location:

  • UK London office with flexible travel if required



  • Excellent organisational skills, ability to multi-task, work under pressure and manage deadlines.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Problem solver.  Structured and intuitive thinker, able to view the bigger picture and the steps to enable it.
  • Excellent communication skills. Ability to liaise with stakeholders at all levels, including business users and project sponsors.  Proven skills in stakeholder engagement, negotiation, and networking.
  • Excellent Interpersonal skills, used to working with individuals of all levels and in all technical functions, empowering others to achieve results.
  • Accurate record keeping and attention to detail.
  • Confident and able to work on own initiative and with limited supervision or as part of a small team.
  • IT literacy including good skills in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and other Microsoft Office applications.
  • Familiar with visual models including: project plans, process and flow diagrams, analysis and documentation of complex business processes, end-to-end project life cycle.



  • Preference will be given to candidates with Insurance Underwriting knowledge
  • Experience in administrative work essential.
  • Experience in an office environment preferred.
  • Experience in taking meeting minutes. 

To apply for this position please Contact: Rebecca Bisset

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