Director, IT Applications - Marsh & McLennan Agency - White Plains, NY
Marsh & McLennan Companies - White Plains, NY

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Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC (MMA), a subsidiary of Marsh Inc., the world's leading insurance broker and risk advisor, was established in 2008 to meet the needs of mid-sized businesses in the U.S. At MMA, we recognize that the middle market utilizes a distinctive paradigm, much different from that of national or global risk management agencies. The firm operates independently from Marsh to offer commercial property, casualty, personal lines, and employee benefits to clients across the U.S.

Marsh Inc. has over 22,000 employees and provides advice and transactional capabilities to clients in over 100 countries. Marsh is a unit of Marsh & McLennan Companies, a global professional services firm with approximately 52,000 employees and annual revenue exceeding $10 billion. MMC also is the parent company of Guy Carpenter, the risk and reinsurance specialist; Mercer, the provider of HR and related financial advice and services; and Oliver Wyman, the management consultancy. MMC's stock (ticker symbol: MMC) is listed on the New York, Chicago and London stock exchanges.

The

Director of IT Applications

will provide leadership for applications for multiple agencies across geographic regions. As an individual contributor this person will need to influence agency leaders and leverage corporate functions to achieve goals and objectives. You will serve as the technical advisor to business units in managing technology partner relationships, resolving IT issues, and maintaining a high level of customer service and work flow.

Key Responsibilities:
Provide IT leadership for all systems applications necessary for business effectiveness; partners with business to determine and implement best solutions while aligned with broader corporate goals

Serve as Information Technology liaison for Agencies to MMA CIO, corporate team and 3

rd

party vendors

Champion and oversee large scale project management

Lead IT integration efforts during acquisitions

Develop user instruction guides for modifications / updates / additions to applications as necessary

Work effectively with corporate level staff and effectively communicates relevant IT information to all levels of staff

Build and maintain vendor relationships; leverage vendors

Manage purchasing and implementation of software and support licenses

Qualifications

8-10+ years experience in information technology, project and vendor management in complex environments

5-8 years supporting IT within the insurance industry is preferred, with knowledge of insurance agency software packages (i.e. Vertafore and/or Applied products)

5+ years experience in application development

Exceptional project management skills required; proven results in driving complex system integration projects and converting / transitioning / consolidating businesses to new application platforms.

Experience maintaining operational confidentiality of sensitive information; experience with HIPAA requirements a plus

Strong interpersonal and communication skills; takes initiative; solutions focused; change agent for the organization.

Capable of working across various teams/groups to execute projects; thinks strategically and acts tactically; ability to manage multiple activities simultaneously with minimal direction, while relying on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.

Strong verbal and written communication skills with ability to define business cases; strong analytical and problem-solving skills

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Business Administration or related field

Marsh & McLennan Companies offers competitive
salaries and comprehensive benefits and programs. For more information

about our company, please visit us at:
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ww.mmc.com

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Marsh's website is: www.marsh.com.

We
embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds,
heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. For more

information, please visit us at:
www.mmc.com/diversity

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Job

Applications

Primary Location

US-NY-White Plains

Marsh & McLennan Companies and its Affiliates

are equal opportunity employers

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Marsh & McLennan Companies is a global professional services firm providing advice and solutions in the areas of risk, strategy and...