A world-leading insurance sector-focused law firm is currently looking to hire a qualified accountant into a newly-created Head of M.I. and Business Intelligence position. Reporting into the UK’s COO and based in Manchester where the majority of the team is also located, the purpose of the role is to develop a high performing data and analytics centre of excellence for client financial and operational reporting focusing initially on the UK and expanding to a global cross-service line offering.

The role’s remit extends across maintaining and developing external client relationships; bringing innovation through analytics to the client offerings and operational delivery; tender support and contract mobilisation; governance and compliance; data strategy, data structure and platform infrastructure. Managing a team of seven, the role requires a strong team leader, coach and mentor to help develop and grow the function’s offering. The successful candidate will be expected to review the current processes and policies of the MI team and look to make improvements where possible. Projects include developing and implementing a standard suite of analytic reports and performance dashboards to help with business development as well as creating a standard automated process for SLA compliance.

Applicants should be qualified accountants with excellent managerial experience. Previous experience of working either in a law firm environment where insurance clients feature heavily or in an insurance firm. Previous experience of managing and developing MI teams is also a pre-requisite.

Job Details

Job Ref: 894225
Hours: Full Time
Location: UK – Regions
Working Term: Permanent
Salary: £Competitive


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