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CDI - SGP&C - Agile Leader

Date: Jun 4, 2021

Location: Paris, FR

Company: SCOR


Paris France (FR) 


CDI - SGP&C - Agile Leader 


Project Management 



          About SCOR         

SCOR, the 4th largest reinsurer in the world, provides insurance companies with a diversified and innovative range of solutions and services to control and manage risk. Using its experience and expertise, “The Art & Science of Risk”, SCOR provides cutting-edge financial solutions, analytics tools and services in all areas related to risk – in Life & Health insurance as well as in P&C insurance. Our specialist teams operate in over 120 countries, developing value added and innovative products and services and making long-term commitments to their clients, namely insurers and large corporations.
SCOR's aim, as an independent global reinsurance company, is to develop its Life and P&C business lines, to provide its clients with a broad range of innovative reinsurance solutions and to pursue an underwriting policy founded on profitability, supported by effective risk management and a prudent investment policy, in order to offer its clients an optimum level of security, to create value for its shareholders, and to contribute to the welfare and resilience of Society by helping to protect insureds against the risks they face.


- Department
Business Transformation


- Job Summary

In the SCOR Global P&C division, as part of the transformational initiative, the Agile Leader will be responsible for deploying Agile across the organization. The Agile Leader will be accountable for driving the agenda to become an agile company. He/She will be accountable for training, coaching, deployment of agile practices and ensure adoption of agile mindset. The Agile Leader will  partner with IT and business teams to apply these practices.


- Key duties and responsibilities

  • Identify pain points, challenges where Agile deployment could benefit to the BU
  • Lead organizational agile assessments (teams, tools, methodologies)
  • Lead interviews with teams and organizations to collect information on ways of working and needs
  • Responsible to build the overall agenda, target, action plan, in coordination with the business and operational stakeholders
  • Responsible for educating organization on agile methodology and promote mindset change
  • Ensure awareness, consensus and adoption of agile
  • Deliver the Onboarding plan including coaching specific teams/projects
  • Adapt agile methodology upon nature of projects
  • Drive continuous improvement to enable higher performing programs, organizations and teams
  • Advance adoption through partnering and influencial change
  • Track benefits of agile


- Required experience & competencies


  • Recognized advanced agile certification from approved body
  • At least 8 years of Agile coaching and transformation experience within consulting firm or large corporations
  • 12+ years’ experience performing as an Agile team member such as Agile Team Facilitator / Scrum Master, Product Owner, Analyst or Engineering practice lead
  • Experience in turning organisations agile with clear improvements
  • Track record leading large Agile transformations
  • Experience providing Data driven insights and innovative solutions

Personal Competencies:

  • Working knowledge of the software development lifecycle and methodologies
  • Ability to influence change across both operational and leadership levels through relationship building and collaboration
  • Master of Agile techniques including Scrum, Kanban, User Story, etc and scaled Agile methods and hybrid models
  • Strong collaboration, facilitation and conflict management skills
  • Understanding of complex organizational design
  • Working knowledge of enterprise agile tools

Soft skills: 

  • Team player
  • Organized and multitasking
  • Motivated and optimistic
  • Creative and dynamic
  • Innovative mindset

Digital Competencies:

  • Agile Tools


- Required Education

Please include information about the type and level of qualifications (e.g. Diploma, Bachelor’s degree etc.) required

  • Master’s Degree
  • Agile certifications (Methods, coaching)
  • Organization Change Management experience or certification




HR Contact: Anne-Sophie SARRET