Legal & General is a leader in Pension Risk Transfer with over 30 years of experience globally, servicing over a million annuitants. Building on our global success, we established our Pension Risk Transfer platform in the US in 2015. The business has grown steadily and in 2020 we eclipsed $1.6 billion in premium written.
At Legal & General Retirement America, we aim to make a positive difference in the lives of our customers, partners, colleagues, and the communities in which they live. We are passionate about what we do and how we do it. This means working with pace and energy to reach our goals and challenging ourselves to achieve more. We strive to create a unique environment where balance between work and life is possible.
Purpose and Objective
LGRA is looking for an IT Portfolio Lead to help us grow/scale and ensure projects are efficiently implemented with quantifiable benefits optimally achieved. The individual will provide management of technology programs (projects) and vendors, advising the business, developing proposals into business cases, delivery of projects/programs of work, handling the business impacts, vendor SLAs and partnering across teams to lead aspects of the technology implementation.
The ideal candidate will possess the right balance of business understanding, senior stakeholder management, and project delivery skills. The candidate must be self-motivated and be able to work effectively within a matrix management environment, where several delivery teams are implementing components of the overall solutions. They need to ensure it is well governed, driven forwards and pragmatically implemented.
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