Proposition Manager

Location:
Bristol
Vacancy Type:
Fixed Term Contract
Department:
Underwriting
About The Role

We are recruiting for a Proposition Manager to join DAS UK Group on a 12 month Fixed Term Contract. Based in central Bristol, a short walk from Bristol Temple Meads station, the key function of this role is to work within a team that delivers propositions that support the overall revenue growth targets for DAS UK Group.

As a Proposition Manager you will be responsible for building insight-driven business cases for new or enhanced products and propositions, agreeing requirements, their delivery and working across the matrix structure to ensure prioritisation and timely implementation. In addition you will ensure that DAS UK Group is able to quickly respond to changing customer and market needs, delivering propositions that address customer needs and deliver strong customer outcomes at the right technical result.

In addition you can expect to work across the UK matrix and actively explore opportunities for new interaction with Group and external partnerships to strengthen DAS UK’s core offerings and build a portfolio that contributes to wider group strategy.

About You

We are looking for candidates that can demonstrate:

  • Experience working in a product, proposition and business development environment;
  • An ability to challenge existing assumptions and ways of doing things whilst actively looking for solutions;
  • Experience of successfully launching products known for innovation, customer centricity and delivered commercial growth;
  • Strong leadership skills, in particular the ability to lead cross functional project teams and inspire high performance from colleagues;
  • A track record of high-level engagement with a broad range of stakeholders that can have a strong impact on the success of an enterprise;
  • An ability to oversee all proposition activity to manage interdependencies and conflicts of interest;
  • Proven experience in delivering effective marketing communications to promote products to audiences;
  • Proven experience balancing multiple priorities and dealing with ambiguity;
  • Experience in assessing the market whilst identifying key opportunities;
  • Excellent organisation skills with an ability to prioritise and project manage;
  • Great attention to detail and excellent communication skills at all levels;
  • A proactive and constructive approach to problem solving; and
  • Existing knowledge of the Motor insurance/Motor legal expenses market or knowledge of the claimant/defendant lower value Personal Injury market is desirable but not essential.
About The Company
As a market leader in the Legal Expenses Insurance market we have undergone rapid growth in recent years.

Thousands of businesses, motorists and individuals defend or pursue legal action each year safe in the knowledge that DAS are paying their legal bills. We have always been aware that it is the people that really make it happen; the quality of our people defines the quality of the company and the standard of service we offer.

DAS who are owned by the ERGO Insurance Group, one of the major insurance groups in Germany and Europe hold the coveted Investor In People award, demonstrating our dedication to the development of the best staff in the industry. At DAS, we don’t simply talk about our values they are at the heart of everything we do. They guide us with the way that we work and provide the framework for how we do business. ‘Doing the right thing’ is central to our behaviour – from building  trust, being accountable, putting our customer at the heart of everything that we do which we believe drives performance

We believe it is an exciting time to join DAS. You can expect an organisation that will challenge and develop you to progress your career.  

By giving you every opportunity to develop yourself professionally and personally, we also pride ourselves on having an open, inclusive and high energy culture that encourages a fun working environment and places our customers at the very heart of everything we do.

If you are keen to become part of our exciting future then we would love to hear from you. In addition to the very genuine development opportunities we provide we also offer an extremely generous reward and benefits package.