• Project Manager - Business Services

    Requisition ID 2449795
    Job Family GB-London
  • Posting Description

    Project Manager – Flexible Locations, UK


    We’re hiring!


    Aon are currently recruiting a Project Manager to join the Aon Business Services Project team in the UK. The Project Manager will be primarily responsible for leading projects which facilitates change throughout the organization by effectively delivering projects and initiatives that support the growth, maturity and operational excellence within our business.

    The Project Manager also be responsible for collection, analysing and reporting of data and existing processes to help identify areas of opportunity for change. This position has broad segment influence and will work closely with various regions/countries across multiple functions to implement consistent processes and systems to drive process improvements and efficiencies along with increased operational control and business growth.


    About Aon


    Headquartered in London, Aon Plc is a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. Our 50,000 colleagues in 120 countries empower results for clients by using proprietary data and analytics to deliver insights that reduce volatility and improve performance.

    Aon is an equal opportunities employer. Aon's recruitment and selection policy ensures the best possible skill mix of colleagues and the highest quality candidates are appointed using objective job-related criteria.


    About the Role


    Your impact as a EMEA Financial Project Manager:

    • Directs project and system governance
    • Effectively manages stakeholders and client relationships both internal to Aon and across Third-Parties as required
    • Proactively conducts root cause analysis to identify and understand foundational issues and present potential solutions, then works with segment leadership and others throughout the firm to address people, process and technology issues
    • Reviews and edits requirements, specifications, business processes and recommendations related to proposed solution
    • Assists/Leads (where possible) in the development of functional specifications and design specifications for client engagements
    • Develops / leads the development of tools and processes to capture data
    • Proposing and implementing process analysis & improvement initiatives
    • Drive change management and risk assessment to be able to plan and implement corrective actions
    • Responsibility for working in accordance with the Aon UK Limited Risk Management Framework, and compliance with the Aon UK Limited policies 

    About you:

    • Project management experience/knowledge
    • Financial reporting/analysis and month-end close process experience
    • Ability to manage and be involved in multiple complex projects at the same time, as well as the ability to stay focused on key business initiatives
    • Ability to drive change and execution of projects in a highly matrixed organization
    • Able to work at all levels of the organization from senior leadership to the transactional level
    • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment that requires quick turnaround and quality output
    • Experience of having worked on outsourcing/offshoring projects
    • Able to get involved in the detail and be hands on when required   

    Salary and Benefits


    This role offers a competitive salary and bonus, plus a comprehensive benefits package and 25 days holiday. Through our flexible benefits, you will also have the opportunity to choose additional benefits, including healthcare, childcare vouchers and additional holiday.  We also offer tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organisation.


    Our Colleague Experience


    Every day, our colleagues make a difference, work with the best, own their potential, and value one another. Together, we share this one purpose: to empower economic and human possibility around the world. This unifying goal is at the heart of our identity, and it lives in everything we do. To learn more about our colleague experience, visit Aon Colleague Experience.


    We’re happy to talk flexible working. If you need to flex your working pattern, Aon offers flexible and agile working policies and we’re happy to discuss options with you upon application.


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