Head of Protection (General Insurance Products)

80000.00 - 90000.00 GBP Annual + GBP80000 - GBP90000/annum + bonus + car allowance + bens
12 Jun 2017
03 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Head of Protection (General Insurance)
Established provider of general insurance products to the consumer is recruiting a head of protection to drive business growth through the development and management of a range of protection products. Achieve stretching sales, revenue and profit targets for the business

As Head of Protection key accountabilities will include:

- Leading and managing the Protection team
- Ownership of the Protection P&L
- Delivery of stretching commercial and profitability targets delivered through the branch network, telephony, online direct and aggregator channels
- Accountable for the management and development of the protection product range
- Identification and direction of innovative and compelling product enhancements in support of commercial objectives
- Support and provide direction to cross-functional, cross-company teams.

As Head of Protection your skills and experience will include:

- Proven experience of managing and leading a team of senior managers
- Proven senior level experience in product management/development and -
P&L delivery within a financial services environment.
- Proven experience in commercial management, pricing, analytics and business case development.
- Experience of dealing directly with reinsurers.
- Proven project management skills to deliver complex projects on time and to budget.
- Proven ability to create and sustain positive relationships with 3rd party suppliers.
- Experience of a significant branch network and online channels.
- High level of experience in dealing with Compliance and legal functions in a regulated environment.
- Detailed market and product knowledge and a high level of understanding of the commercial components of individual products
- Knowledge of TCF principles. Level in accordance with grade of role.

On offer is a basic c80k-90k, bonus, car allowance and benefits