Skip to content

Senior Director, Client Experience Sub Journey - build enterprise referral program

At Northwestern Mutual, we are strong, innovative and growing. We invest in our people. We care and make a positive difference.

We are looking for a Senior Director of Client Experience to help us build “from the ground up” a world-class digital referral program. 

You would be accountable for collaborating with experience partners to design distinctive experiences that inspire our clients to promote their amazing financial security experiences.

So that we may connect with their friends and families and serve their financial security needs. Our firm enables the combination of insurance products and investment solutions to yield better financial security outcomes in retirement for the last 160 years.

Responsible to lead a complex ecosystem of processes and technologies, that need careful orchestration to deliver exceptional client experience.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for delivering the target experience for one sub journey for all products and channels
  • Collaborate with execution teams to ensure alignment with Journey experience objectives
  • Defines the vision, channel strategy, and epics for sub journey through synthesizing research and feedback (Voice of the Client and testing feedback loop)
  • Responsible for defining and monitoring sub-journey strategy, OKRs, and operational metrics for sub journey across all channels
  • Responsible for the experience portfolio and outcomes for one sub journeys
  • Accountable for the business case development to support experience outcomes
  • Accountable for documenting experience map across one sub journey to align to end to end experience map while, aligning outcomes to key client/field pain points
  • Responsible for development of roadmaps, the prioritization of work on such and the subsequent execution of work across sub journey
  • Accountable for developing fact base for sub journey (to include Voice of the Client) 

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience in project, digital product management, IT or client operations. A graduate degree is a plus
  • 7 - 10 years of experience in driving data driven and targeted customer experiences
  • Demonstrated client-centric mindset and excellent strategic agility along with managing vision and purpose
  • Strong communication and organizational influence skills
  • Proven business architecture mindset (ability to transform business processes through people, process, technology and information insights)
  • Demonstrated ability to build relationships, gain confidence and work collaboratively with colleagues and leaders at all levels to identify and resolve issues

This job is not covered by the existing Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Required Certifications:

Grow your career with a best-in-class company that puts our client’s interests at the center of all we do. Get started now! 

We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age or status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you work in Colorado or work remotely, please click here for information pertaining to compensation and benefits.


We’re excited about the potential people bring to Northwestern Mutual. You can grow your career here while enjoying first-class perks, benefits, and commitment to diversity and inclusion.