Global Intranet Manager 80 – 100%

  • Competitive
  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Zurich Insurance Company Ltd
  • 20 May 19

The insurance industry is facing a transformation and Zurich insurance, present in 210 countries and territories, is aiming to be at the forefront of the race for Digital Transformation.

Join the global Channels & Digital team of Zurich to be part of this change. We need you to strategize, develop, and run the operations of our internal group channels.

You will be contributing to the development of a state-of-the-art employee experience by continuously developing the internal communication landscape. You will collaborate closely with our IT partners and communications teams to run our Intranet platform globally (SharePoint Online - Office 365) as well as our enterprise social media network (Workplace by Facebook).

Your Role

As a Global Intranet Manager your main responsibilities will involve:

  • Leading the strategic direction, operational delivery and management of our SharePoint Online intranet and social collaboration ecosystem

  • Building consensus and engagement amongst key stakeholders such as IT from global and local communication functions

  • Developing global governance, policies, procedures and guidance

  • Developing content life-cycle, search rules and intranet taxonomies

  • Managing and negotiating intranet sitemap and information architecture

  • Metrics and management information relating to intranet usage and governance

  • Leading operational delivery and global community management on our Workplace by Facebook enterprise social network

  • Managing integration projects for internal platforms

  • Building a thriving community embracing Zurich's values and behaviors

Your Skills and Experience

As a Global Intranet Manager your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent with further specialization in Digital
  • Strong understanding of Office 365 capabilities in a corporate environment

  • Awareness of basic web technologies, such as HTML, CSS and Javascript
  • Comfortable with modern web-based interfaces, including social sites
  • Ability to think out of the box and deliver pragmatic solutions with a can-do attitude

  • Passion and deep understanding of the digital world and its technical ramification

  • Capabilities and experience to work in multicultural and interdisciplinary teams

  • Enjoys working autonomously and under pressure with attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills in English, any other languages are a plus

You can find additional information about Zurich as an employer and about the candidate journey on our career site.

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Who we are

Zurich is a strong brand - more than 1.4 million Swiss customers place their trust in our products and services. Our 53,000 employees worldwide form the basis of our success, helping our customers in 170 countries to understand and protect themselves from risk. In order to deliver our services, we offer our employees flexible working models and interesting opportunities for further training & development. As a Zurich employee, you benefit from a multitude of advantages as well as a strong culture, characterized by acceptance, diversity and team spirit.

At Zurich we are an equal opportunity employer. We attract and retain the best qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability.

Information for recruitment agencies

Zurich accepts no unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies for this position. We therefore request that recruitment agencies do not submit any candidate documents either via our employees or through our online career portal.

We refuse any responsibility for unsolicited applications as well as any associated fees. Thank you for your understanding.