Technical Manager Technical Manager …

Canada Life Limited
in Potters Bar, England, United Kingdom
Temporary, Full time
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Canada Life Limited
in Potters Bar, England, United Kingdom
Temporary, Full time
Be the first to apply
Canada Life UK looks after the retirement, investment and protection needs of individuals, families and companies. We help to build better futures for our customers, our intermediaries and our employees by operating as a modern, agile and welcoming organisation.

Part of our parent company Great-West Lifeco, Canada Life UK has operated in the United Kingdom since 1903. We have hundreds of respected and supported employees committed to doing the right thing for our customers and colleagues.

Canada Life UK is transforming to create a more customer-focused business by providing our customers with expertise on financial and tax planning, offering home finance and annuities propositions, and providing collective fund solutions to third party customers.

What we’re building 

We now need a Technical Manager  to support the transformation and the future growth of the business within the Marketing  Function so it can operate as an integrated marketing team that positions Canada life as a market leader in the UK, by creating a single ‘One Canada Life’ brand, delivering a seamless digital experience for our customers and employees, and bring the brand to life.

Job summary

To support the implementation of marketing and technical projects and activities that support key professional advisers and the sales teams resulting in a growing share of advisers’ business

What you’ll do

  • Design and deliver technical consultancy support for target advisers. In particular, support that enhances the adviser sales process and client understanding resulting in an increased and sustained share of business from those target advisers.
  • Assess new legislation for the impact and opportunities they may bring, providing recommendations and working with internal and external stakeholders to implement ideas.
  • Support and actively contribute to the process of undertaking regular structured research of the market place resulting in producing detailed analysis and recommendations to the management team within agreed timescales.
  • To professionally represent the company to increase name awareness and enhance market perception through articles, media communication and presentations on technical issues.
  • To continually review and improve the department’s processes and structure to ensure that the area delivers services and support at levels of quality and productivity consistent with business objectives. To ensure that the department has effective procedures and controls to meet its regulatory requirements (such as the T & C scheme) and that any new regulations or policies are successfully implemented.
  • To report, on a regular basis, activity and results in line with key personal objectives as agreed with the line manager

Who you are

  • Client Value – Understands and meets the need of the adviser and ultimate customer
  • Plans Ahead – Anticipates and predicts internal and external changes, trends and influences in order to effect change and implement and deliver initiatives
  • Communication – Delivers information and ideas clearly. Tailors communication to situation or audience.
  • Technical ability – Demonstrates commitment to develop and extend technical knowledge and skills.

What you’ll like about working here

As a Canada Life UK colleague, you’ll receive a competitive salary and comprehensive reward package including car allowance, income protection, private medical insurance and life assurance, along with a generous pension and bonus scheme. You’ll also receive the support you need with your personal and professional development.

Our focus is to have an engaged, committed and motivated work force, operating in a high performing and collaborative culture. We want to create an organisation that offers opportunities for all our people to develop their skills and talent, and build rewarding careers with us.

Diversity and inclusion

Canada Life is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Our role as an employer of choice is to provide the right environment for talented people to do their best work, by respecting, understanding and valuing individual differences.