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Head of AI & conversational interfaces

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As part of our development, we are looking for an experienced Program Director. Initially and for the following two years at least, you will be leading a “Domain” on AI and conversational interfaces with a strong focus on P&C and health services. In a digital world, re-inventing the way we communicate with our customers and expose them more services is instrumental and implies a high level of automation, largely driven by AI. 

Reporting the “Group Head of AI and Technology Innovation”, A successful Program Director must have a broad knowledge of program management principles, a strong business acumen and a very good understanding of ICT technologies. He must have an entrepreneurial and strategic mindset as well as being able to lead and develop his subordinates. 

   Main Activities


  • Initiating and setting goals for programs according to the strategic objectives of the organization, Define appropriate investments
  • Planning the programs from start to completion involving deadlines, milestones and processes in co-creation with business entities, liaise with business unit leadership to drive alignment in roadmaps
  • Lead a pluri-disciplinary team (PO, PM, designer, engineers) to go from ideation to the production design and to the full stack delivery of MVP with 1 to 3 first AXA BUs. Then, actively participate to the industrialization of the product by transferring the knowledge to AXA Services in charge of the scaling.
  • Ensure program operations and activities adhere to legal guidelines and internal policies (governance, security, data privacy, …)
  • Supervise the internal marcom efforts to drive awareness and adoption of our solutions. Animate communities to evangelize innovations and solutions already adopted by other BUs
  • Manage the relations with external partners, startups, ….

  Expected Skills and Experience


  • 10+ years’ proven experience as program director or other managerial position
  • Thorough understanding of project/program management techniques and methods
  • Technology background, broad technology understanding
  • Excellent Knowledge of performance evaluation techniques and key metrics
  • A business acumen with a focus on strategy
  • Ability to drive product vision and progress reviews with senior executive stakeholders.
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills
  • An analytical mindset with great problem-solving abilities
  • Impact driven, self-motivated and proactive, with demonstrated creative and critical thinking capabilities.
  • Ability to evolve and adapt well with rapid development cycles; can stay focused and set direction when faced with ambiguity.
  • Excellent communication skills in a global organization
  • Master of Science with a focus on Product Management and Design Thinking.

This position in based in Paris with frequent travel (up to 40%) like in Lausanne or Barcelona where half of the team is located, and internationally to visit AXA BUs and partners.

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