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IT Project Manager & Analyst

IT
Belgium

Our organisation

Ageas is a listed international insurance Group with a heritage spanning close to 200 years. We offer Retail and Business customers Life and Non-Life insurance products, and we are also engaged in reinsurance activities.

Our customers are at the heart of our business, and our products and services are designed to anticipate, manage, and cover their risks through a wide range of solutions designed for their needs, both today and in the future.

We are one of Europe's larger insurance companies and we are also well represented in Asia. In total, Ageas is on the ground in 13 countries (Belgium, the UK, Portugal, Turkey, China, Malaysia, India, Thailand, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Singapore, and the Philippines) through a combination of wholly owned subsidiaries and long-term partnerships with strong financial institutions and key distributors.

Ageas ranks among the market leaders in the countries in which it operates. Every day, more than 44,000 skilled and committed employees are at the service of nearly 45 million customers. Our Group has at its foundation a set of core values - Care, Dare, Deliver, and Share – representing who we are and how we work. As a “Supporter of your life” we seek to create social and economic value for our customers, employees, partners, investors, and society at large.

Ageas has been re-certified as Top Employer in 2024.

Your function

Activities covered by the team of Technology Development and Group Purchasing are Corporate Centre IT coordination & operations, Corporate Centre PMO and Architecture, Data Management, Procurement and Group Sharing Initiatives. To strengthen the team, we are looking for an IT Project Manager & Analyst in the team of IT coordination & operations. The IT Project Manager & Analyst is responsible for the preparation and execution of IT Projects for the Corporate Centre, and for the performance of a number of run activities in the IT Coordination team.

Lead IT projects and perform analysis

  • Define project goal / scope with business owner / stakeholders and lead it throughout its various stages.

  • Planning and scheduling project activities and following-up on execution of these.

  • Manage scope, quality, budget and time.

  • Perform analysis of the functionality and technology required by the project, in collaboration with business- and technical people.

  • Facilitate vendor selection and contracting with external parties, together with contract owners, Procurement & Legal Team.

  • Manage external parties working for Ageas in projects.

  • Report on project status to PMO and on Steerco’s. Applying the ageas PMO methodology.

  • Deliver analysis documents and documentation in Office tools, Aris, and Confluence.

  • Projects can be of several types: security, infrastructure, functional applications, audit/risk…

  • Next to IT projects, there are also business projects for which the role takes up the management and execution of IT related tasks.

Run activities

Depending on the needs of the team, the role also participates in BAU activities such as:

  • IT risk & business continuity management

  • Disaster recovery planning & testing

  • Incident & problem management

  • Change management

  • Supporting business to use IT tools

  • IT security

  • Performing contracting & billing of the IT Services in the ageas Group Hub

Your profile

  • Experience of minimum 10 years as IT Project Manager. Affinity/experience with several of the run activities mentioned.

  • Strong analytical skills to detail requirements and solutions.

  • Broad interest and ability to tackle challenges in various IT domains: applications, hardware, services, business continuity, security, contracts, support… Willingness to put on various “hats”.

  • Excellent English oral and written communication skills.

  • Excellent writing skills to document our IT Solutions.

  • Hands-on attitude. Like the small and the big initiatives.

  • Leadership capabilities & autonomous to drive own activities and projects forward.

We offer

  • The possibility of (maximum 50%) home working;

  • A dynamic, multicultural working environment;

  • An interesting and extensive salary package (including meal vouchers, eco vouchers, hospitalization, disability and group insurance, additional child benefit, mobile allowance and intervention in the internet reimbursement, ...);

  • The possibility to optimize part of your salary package through a flexible income plan;

  • A corporate culture where you are encouraged to share your views and opinions;

  • A flat organizational structure with close collaboration and communication with management and cross departments;

  • An extensive range of learning & development opportunities through our online learning platform;

  • The opportunity to further develop yourself and to be part of a great team at a Top employer in Belgium. Find out more about it here.

Interested?

Please apply online. We are looking forward to talking to you!