Marsh & McLennan Marsh Risk Consulting Delivery Leader in Toronto, Ontario
We are seeking a Senior Consultant to fill a leadership role in our Marsh Risk Consulting (MRC) business. This consulting position will be responsible for managing a network of consultants across Canada to optimize resource allocation on risk consulting projects and ensure effective client delivery on all engagements. The role involves coordinating with senior technical leaders to ensure effective staffing allocations, as well as supporting career development of consulting colleagues. The role will report directly to the National Practice Leader and will be part of the National Leadership Team.
Design and manage monthly report preparation of consultant utilization forecasts
Use consultant utilisation forecasts to work with technical leads to manage resource allocation on multi-consultant projects.
Single-practitioner project allocation based on availability, but may use juniors for shadowing / training.
Ensure, via job allocation, that developing consultants get good mix of experience to ensure effective career progression for individual consultants.
Finance & Operations
Support in preparation of monthly financial forecast
Support in preparation of annual budget
Work with Finance and Operations team to manage day to day operations within the business, including authorization of SOWs for distribution by Ops, agreeing / approving processes and procedures for setting up projects on Elite (consultant data provision end), and agreeing any new procedures as the practice develops.
Manage, prepare and distribute monthly consultant performance dashboards
Management of consulting staff
Carrying out mid-year reviews, year-end reviews and monthly / bi-monthly 1-on-1 meetings as well as any ad-hoc people issues that may ariseCoordinate with leadership team to help set annual goals for consulting staff
Work closely with HR Partner in managing direct reports and any issues that arise.
Practice Leadership – as a member of National Leadership Team, this individual will support in strategic planning for the National practice and will help drive colleague development initiatives for the practice
Qualifications 10+ years of relevant professional experience preferred with focus on resource optimization, efficiency Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, preferably in a technical field, such as math or engineering Strong problem solving and analytical skills Strong communicator Management experience is preferred Previous consulting experience is a strong asset In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, Marsh will provide a reasonable accommodation to employees and prospective employees to the point of undue hardship upon request and as required in respect of the individual’s particular restrictions and limitations. If you require a specific accommodation because of a disability or a medical need, feel free to contact Claire Conneely at (781) 375-6524 or via email: Claire.Conneely@mmc.com Marsh is a global leader in insurance broking and risk management. In more than 130 countries, our experts in every facet of risk and across industries help clients to anticipate, quantify, and more fully understand the range of risks they face. We work with clients of all sizes to define, design, and deliver innovative solutions to better quantify and manage risk. We offer risk management, risk consulting, insurance broking, alternative risk financing, and insurance program management services to businesses, government entities, organizations, and individuals around the world. To every client interaction we bring an unmatched combination of deep intellectual capital, industry-specific expertise, global experience, and collaboration. Since 1871, clients have relied on Marsh for trusted advice, to represent their interests in the marketplace, make sense of an increasingly complex world, and help turn risks into new opportunities for growth. Our more than 30,000 colleagues work on behalf of our clients, who are enterprises of all sizes in every industry, and include individuals, multinational organizations, and government entities worldwide. We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. Visit www.marsh.com for more information and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @MarshGlobal Marsh and its separately incorporated operating entities around the world are part of Marsh & McLennan Companies, a publicly held company (ticker symbol: MMC). Marsh & McLennan Companies offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits and programs including: health and welfare, tuition assistance, pension, employee assistance program, domestic partnership benefits, career mobility, employee network groups, volunteer opportunities, and other programs. For more information about our company, please visit us at: http://www.mmc.com/. We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. For more information, please visit us at: www.mmc.com/diversity .