You will be our Business Manager as well as a driver for changes
If is not only one of the largest insurance companies in the Nordics and Baltics. We strive to be the most caring one. We always make sure that every customer is correctly insured and that we are right by their side when they need us. We are eagerly looking to the future and are open for change to make sure to live up by this vision. Therefore, we are looking for you, our new Business Manager. With us, you’ll be more than just a person with a fancy title - you will be the one who identifies and drives changes and also helps others make the complex easy to understand.
About the role
As a Business Manager, you will have a substantial role in developing our Commercial business in Finland. You will be a strategic doer with enthusiasm to structure and make things happen. You will work closely across the country organization driving initiatives with long-term strategic importance for If. As a Business Manager, you will report to the Country Manager and be a part of the country management team in Business Area Commercial. Your role will be focusing especially on our B2B partnerships within finance and banking but as part of the operative management, you will naturally be exposed to all parts of our business and have an opportunity to take part in initiatives across organizations and customer segments. This role will give you a golden opportunity to build a strong network and have lot of possibilities for development and pursuing a career within the company.
In essence you will:
have core ownership of facilitating and developing our partnerships, both existing and new, within Finance and Banking area.
be the speaking partner and facilitator towards our external partners together with business unit heads
be doing overall market analysis as well as designing operative processes and structures on a detailed level
be involved in the development journey of our Finnish operations also in a wider context as member of the country management team
About the team
With us, you get the opportunity to become part of a team where everyone walks that extra mile – both for our customers and our colleagues. In an organization built on trust and stability we have the possibility to truly put our hearts into our job – sometimes we have many important issues on our plate so it is comforting that we can rely on others to have our back. We welcome you to a working environment where we respect one another, talk openly and honestly and not the least an environment with lots of smiles and a positive attitude.
Who are you?
You have experience of contributing things from idea to implementation. We see that your structured and analytical mindset with strong business acumen will secure your way to success as well as your ability to spark enthusiasm in others. You seek to understand business operations by a combination of facts and figures. You also understand processes and actual ways of working. Building strong and long-lasting relationships and networks is natural for you and you not only call yourself a team player but you truly are one.
You also have:
gained a couple of years relevant working experience from management consulting or equivalent
experience from finance operations is an additional asset
you have a higher education with relevant specialty
you are fluent in English and Finnish
Additional facts and the recruitment process
Application deadline: 1.11.2021
To apply for the position: Please attach both your CV and a personal letter.
Work location: Espoo
For more information, please contact Aki Jääskeläinen, Head of Sales and Service Finland (tel. 050-4243945 / email@example.com)
We are looking forward to your application!