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Farmers Insurance Product Project Manager in Woodland Hills, California

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Join a team of diverse professionals at Farmers to acquire skills on the job and apply your learned knowledge to future roles at Farmers. Farmers Insurance also offers extensive training opportunities through the award winning University of Farmers named by Training magazine amongst top 10 corporate training units in the world. Start your career at Farmers today!

FarmersInsurance,a premier US property and casualty insurer, seeks talented individuals to join the Personal Lines group at Farmers. Members of the Personal Lines team worktogether to achieve our goals of: * Profitablegrowth,

  • Improvedcompetitiveposition,

  • Use of cutting edge methods and forward thinking in development of new products,

  • Maintenanceof existing products with a fresh and ever-evolving point of view

    Each of these goals supports Farmers’ overall mission of instilling confidence, security, and peace of mind in our customers by helping them get smart about insurance, plan for potential risk, and quickly restore their lives after a loss.

Product Management

Members of the Product Management Team are responsible for driving profitable growth in the assigned Farmers’ line of business. Partnerships with other departments will help to ensure each state performs at the highest possible level. Industry knowledge, prior experience, instinct and business acumen combine to drive decisions in each individual state. Day to day responsibilities include: * Analyzingproductrate levels, segmentation and underwriting practices to maintain profitability

  • Evaluatingthe competition: How does our product compare to others in the marketplace?

  • Usingknowledgeofstateregulatory guidelines and constraints to assure product compliance

  • Maximizingproductmarketabilityby assessing product features, customer friendliness and agent quoting behavior

  • Collaboratingwithdepartments outside of product management, including pricing, distribution, claims, and government affairs

Roleof aProduct Analyst II

TheProductAnalyst II role within Product Process is to:

  • Implement countrywide enhancements that may originate within Product Process or from other departments
  • Develop and own product processes to ensure efficiency and consistency across auto, home, and umbrella. This would include continuous refinement based on feedback and results.

  • Work cross-functionally to ensure external product communications are accurate, meaningful, and resonate with our core customers.

  • Conductcomplexanalysis to support business decisions and/or recommendations on the assigned product. This includes cost benefit or competitor analysis.

  • Analyzecompetitorinformation to uncover industry trends.

  • Querydatabasesto conduct ad-hoc analysis on specified or varied metrics.

  • Buildtoolsto create efficiencies in every aspect of work and especially in analyzing metrics

  • Preparepresentationsinsupport of their recommended changes to product or processes, which will be presented to Directors and/or Sr. Leadership for approval.

  • Aidintrainingand development of other Analysts team members

A day in the life of a Product Analyst II will include use of Business Intelligence or Database (SAS/SQL) tools to extract and manipulate data. Through careful analysis, the Product Analyst II will use the data to gain a deeper understanding of the behavior of the business. Reporting/presenting findings to managers and others will be key to success and advancement, especially when insights are leveraged to recommend product modifications which positively affect the bottom line. The Product Analyst II would also track and evaluate the performance of the modifications. Special projects and other advanced opportunities will be presented to Product Analysts who demonstrate potential through outstanding execution of day-to-day tasks. * *

Qualifications

  • High School or equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree in Math, Economics, Finance or Business preferred

  • Three years’experienceinsimilar role or graduate degree with less than 3 years’ experience

  • ProficiencyinMicrosoftOffice Suite

  • Excellentverbal and written communication

  • Stronganalyticalskillsand financial acumen

  • Abilityto manipulate and analyze data, and use reason and logic to draw conclusions

  • Excellentorganizationand time management skills

  • Exposureto computer programming language preferred

Benefits and*Perks*

  • 401Ksavings plan including company match

  • Generous paid time off

  • Medical,Dental,Vision,Lifeand Long Term Disability Insurance

  • Healthand wellness benefits

  • Flexiblespendingaccount(FSA)and Health Savings Account(HSA)

  • Tuitionreimbursement

Physical Actions **
Required job duties are essentially sedentary work consisting of occasional walking, standing, and lifting and/or carrying 10 lbs maximum, and seeing.

Physical Environment **
Required job duties are normally performed in a climate-controlled office environment.

Education Requirements **
High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree preferred.

Experience Requirements **
Three years of related experience or graduate degree and no experience.

Special Skill Requirement *
Proficient PC Skills, including word processing, spreadsheets and databases. Excellent verbal/written communication skills *

Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.

Job: *Strategic Management & Administration

Organization: *Farmers

Title: Product Project Manager

Location: California-Woodland Hills

Requisition ID: 190003KN

Other Locations: United States-Delaware-Wilmington, United States-Ohio-Independence

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