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Consulting Manager, German Speaking - EMEA Remote

  • Department Delivery Services
  • Location United Kingdom - Remote
Remote (France, Ireland, Italy, Spain, UK, Ireland, Poland, Germany)

At Guidewire, we deliver our platform as a cloud service to the P&C industry in 34 countries.
We put our values of Integrity, Rationality, and Collegiality first, harboring a culture of honesty and openness that our people never want to lose. And we each bring a little quirkiness—and a little genius—to the table. As the landscape of our industry continues to shift, we respond with flexibility and skill. We’re braving uncharted territory, pushing past the conventional with our products, partners, and people.

Never before has there been a more exciting time to join us!

The Role

Guidewire helps our customers and partners implement our software across Europe, and we are looking for an experienced people manager to help us look after our outstanding team of consultants.

As a Consulting Manager, you will manage a team of remote EMEA Guidewire Field Consultants who lead and execute software implementation projects in the professional services arena, ensuring customer success. You will look after every aspect, from hiring and onboarding, staffing and capacity planning, to ongoing performance and development of your team members, ensuring their success and continued growth in Guidewire.

You will also work with your fellow Consulting Management team to lead EMEA Field initiatives as we continually look to improve.
If you are passionate about people, this is the role for you.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • BSc in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 5+ years people management experience
  • Knowledge of German employment law and practice

  • Required skills

  • Fluency in oral and written German.
  • Effective leadership, interpersonal, and communication skills.
  • Proven people development skills.
  • Ability to manage highly skilled remote consulting teams.
  • Ability to find ways of solving or preempting problems and proactively dealing with any issues that arise in a timely manner.
  • Ability to gain trust and respect, and to create a sense of community amongst the members of the team.
  • Ability to work independently and within a team.
  • Ability to travel for occasional meetings.
  • Previous IT Project Management or Consultancy experience desirable.

Why Guidewire?

We provide exceptional support to our employees and we’re proud to shout about our excellent benefits packages. Holistic wellness is a big deal for us. We offer everything you need to support your work and, most importantly, your work-life balance. We’re committed to helping you be the best version of yourself. Inside and outside of work.


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About Guidewire


Guidewire is the platform P&C insurers trust to engage, innovate, and grow efficiently.

Guidewire combines core, data, digital, analytics, and AI to deliver our platform as a cloud service. More than 400 insurers, including the largest and most complex in the world, run on Guidewire.

As a partner to our customers, we continually evolve to enable their success. We are proud of our unparalleled implementation track record with 1000+ successful projects, supported by the largest R&D team and partner ecosystem in the industry. Our Marketplace provides hundreds of add-ons that accelerate integration, localization, and innovation.

Guidewire Software Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. All offers are contingent upon passing a criminal history and other background checks where it's applicable to the position.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation. 

CONSENT and ACKNOWLEDGEMENT 
By clicking the submitting your application on the following page:

1. You consent to Guidewire collecting, retaining, disclosing and using your Personal Data as outlined above, and to its transfer of your Personal Data outside the country where you live or work, and/or to third parties for the above purposes.
2. In the event that you submit any Sensitive Personal Data, you explicitly consent to Guidewire collecting, retaining, disclosing and transferring your Sensitive Personal Data on the terms and for the same purposes as described above in relation to Personal Data.
3. You acknowledge that you have the right to access your Personal Data and Sensitive Personal Data at any time and have the right to correct any errors.
4. You acknowledge that your Personal Data will be retained for up to 24 months.
Talent rewards

The perks. The rewards. The good stuff.

We’re proud to shout about our awesome benefits packages. Holistic wellness is a big deal for us. We offer everything you need to support your work and, most importantly, your work-life balance. We’re committed to helping you be the best version of yourself. Inside and outside of work.

FINANCIAL

FINANCIAL

Receive market-competitive pay and incentive programs—because you deserve it! To help future-proof your income, we offer generous support through retirement savings plans.

HEALTH AND WELLNESS

HEALTH AND WELLNESS

Keep your physical and emotional health in tip-top shape with health insurance for you and your family, an employee assistance program, annual wellness reimbursement, and access to wellness resources.

FLEXIBLE WORKING

FLEXIBLE WORKING

Work in an environment where you’ll have the freedom and trust to make an impact, with time for your life outside of work.

DOWNTIME

DOWNTIME

Relax and kick back through our generous paid time-off programs. Make a difference in your community with three volunteer days each year. Take your own personal day of rest with My Day. We also offer 16 weeks of paid leave for all new parents.

CONTINUAL DEVELOPMENT

CONTINUAL DEVELOPMENT

We encourage self-directed learning, giving you every chance to become a better version of yourself, both professionally and personally. At Guidewire, lifelong learning is here for the taking.

CAREER MOBILITY

CAREER MOBILITY

Your career opportunities are only limited by your own imagination. Guidewire’s community is filled with chances to expand your horizons across any of our teams or worldwide‌‌‌‌‌‌‌ locations.