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Senior Manager - Cross Business Unit Strategic Innovation

Company: Liberty Mutual Insurance
Location: Cambridge
Posted on: November 19, 2022

Job Description:

Team based in Liberty Mutual's Boston, MA headquartersAbout the TeamThis group is a part of the Strategy Office at Liberty Mutual Insurance, a Fortune 100 company with 45,000 employees in 900 offices worldwide. Its mission is to act as a catalyst for Artificial intelligence (AI)-enabled innovation across Liberty Mutual, and all of insurance, which includes driving the company's recently established AI Collaboration with one of the top research institutions in the world. Liberty Mutual recognizes that AI and data science is driving the next wave of transformation in the insurance industry across the entire value chain (e.G., underwriting/risk selection, quoting/buying, customer behavior, claims fraud detection) and interdisciplinary collaboration is critical to unlocking its business and societal impact.Job Summary & Responsibilities:You will play a key role in driving Liberty Mutual's efforts in its AI Collaboration with a world-renowned research institution through your active work with stakeholders across the enterprise (e.G., business leaders, Product, data scientists, IT) to strategically ideate, develop, and operationalize prioritized AI-enabled projects and their resulting innovations.You will work with one of the group's Directors to help source and guide innovation projects from all areas of the organization, typically in the realm of AI/emerging technologies (e.G., modeling, virtual agents, recommender systems, synthetic datasets, IoT, computer vision, NLP, model fairness). You will own the successful end-to-end delivery of several transformational projects and act as a partner to internal and external stakeholders. These impactful projects will help Liberty Mutual develop AI competitive advantages, while enriching the lives of customers, employees, and partners.You will develop exceptional problem solving and stakeholder relationship skills while contributing to the growth of a high performing team. In turn, the Director will support your development and career aspirations.Your responsibilities will include:Acting as a critical driver of Liberty Mutual's efforts in the Academic Collaboration; working with business partners to identify and execute transformational opportunities to apply AI/ML and realize identified valueDriving the strategic development and prioritization of project proposals, workplans, and research aligned with the vision and goals of the CEO and Executive Leadership Team (ELT)Driving the successful execution, implementation, and scaling of high impact/complex AI projects, with a keen eye toward shortening the path from research to value creation; partnering with appropriate corporate compliance and legal counsel, as applicableIndividually and within the team, maintaining a solid understanding of ongoing business opportunities and challenges as well as potential emerging technological solutionsCrafting storylines and presenting complex analytical concepts and strategic findings to senior executives to move the organization to actionContributing to several critical programmatic initiatives (e.G., pipeline management, cross-BU engagement, knowledge and capability development)Contributing and growing a high-performing team; motivating others and collaborating on approaches with the group's leadership to resolve challenging situations under tight deadlinesQualificationsThe group is looking for a highly motivated individual with a strategic mindset, balanced with an action-oriented capability of achieving results. The candidate should have a natural passion for innovation, AI and data science applications, and the future of insurance. The candidate will ideally have a proven track record of contributing to transformational change in large corporate setting(s) and applying emerging technologies to solve business problems and deliver commercial value at scale.Ideal candidates will possess:Graduate degree from a top-tier institution required; advanced business degree in a related field from a top-tier institution a plus3+ years of experience of some combination of client-facing strategy consulting, product management (with specialization in innovation, AI, emerging tech), corporate-level innovation, or data & analytics; insurance industry experience a plusDemonstrated ability to strategize and drive projects to completionExcellent influencing skills through verbal, analytical, written, and presentation/storyboarding communicationsExperience applying or advising on state-of-the-art advanced analytic and quantitative tools and modeling techniques to derive business insights and solve complex problemsStrong critical thinking skills with ability to elevate thinking and apply judgment during analysis about how components fit together and with bigger pictureAbility to work independently, efficiently, and proactively across a variety of stakeholdersPassion for applying innovation, AI, research, and emerging technologies to the commercial world; experience and/or network within the InsurTech, corporate innovation, AI/ML, and insurance communities a plusAbility to work in a fast-paced, agile environment with incomplete information; able to manage multipleprojects/clients concurrently and balance strategic/tactical priorities to advance projects based on known information, judgment, and orchestration of diverse stakeholdersAdvanced proficiency with Microsoft PowerPoint, ExcelAt Liberty Mutual, our purpose is to help people embrace today and confidently pursue tomorrow. That's why we provide an environment focused on openness, inclusion, trust and respect. Here, you'll discover our expansive range of roles, and a workplace where we aim to help turn your passion into a rewarding profession.Liberty Mutual has proudly been recognized as a "Great Place to Work" by Great Place to Work - US for the past several years. We were also selected as one of the "100 Best Places to Work in IT" on IDG's Insider Pro and Computerworld's 2020 list. For many years running, we have been named by Forbes as one of America's Best Employers for Women and one of America's Best Employers for New Graduates-as well as one of America's Best Employers for Diversity. To learn more about our commitment to diversity and inclusion please visit: https://jobs.Libertymutualgroup.Com/diversity-inclusionWe value your hard work, integrity and commitment to make things better, and we put people first by offering you benefits that support your life and well-being. To learn more about our benefit offerings please visit: https://LMI.Co/BenefitsLiberty Mutual is an equal opportunity employer. We will not tolerate discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, disability, veteran's status, pregnancy, genetic information or on any basis prohibited by federal, state or local law.17

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