Manager, Strategy

nbn Australia


As Manager, Strategy, you will be an integral part of the team managing multiple strategic development and roadmap initiatives/work streams. In this highly-visible role, you will act as a trusted advisor to Senior Leaders across business units in strategy development projects.

In your new role, you will lead a small team to deliver a portfolio of parallel projects and initiatives by developing and leveraging a broad skillset of technical knowledge and capabilities.

The Strategy function is part of the Strategy, Risk & Governance team and is charged with the purpose to create action oriented strategic insights and foster industry collaboration for the benefit of nbn.

Please note this is a 24-month max term contract.

A bit about your role

  • Managing the process for multiple strategic initiatives; leveraging direct reports and project resources from across the business
  • Framing problems, identifying key issues, and performing data-driven analytics and issue-based problem-solving skills
  • Pulling together necessary sources of information, conducting analysis, and drawing meaningful insights
  • Compiling and presenting quality PowerPoint presentations, reports, and strategy narratives, and leading and actively participating in project meetings and strategy briefings
  • Engaging SMEs on strategic nbn projects, and acting as a Trusted Advisor to senior managers
  • Self and people leadership through upward management and self-motivation

A bit about you

To be successful in this role, you would have a strong Strategic consulting background either in an internal or external capacity, preferably within the telecommunications industry.

Your prior experience working in fast-paced environments would also see you comfortable working with ambiguity and managing change on a regular basis.

A proven people leader, you should have experience developing and managing small teams to deliver strategic solutions. Furthermore, you would have advanced stakeholder management skills and the ability to engage with senior-level stakeholders.

Life at nbn

At nbn you’ll be joining a team that believes there is strength in diversity and opportunity through inclusion. We’re building an inclusive and diverse workplace where different perspectives, thinking and skills are valued and people are supported to achieve their potential. We’re committed to our goal of increasing the presence of women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in the business and have a focus on increasing diversity amongst our leadership teams.

Continue the conversation

If you think this role might be for you, we want to hear from you. Please apply by following the links and sending in your resume only. We do not require a cover letter or any selection criteria to be addressed.

nbn is a fast moving organisation with lots to deliver - so we may not always wait until the job ad expires before reviewing applications. As a result, you should submit your application as soon as possible!

At nbn our people and our planet matter. We have an unwavering commitment to the wellbeing and safety of our employees so that everyone goes home safely each day and can perform at their peak to deliver the nbn™ network. nbn also aims to build a network that minimises energy use and can be operated with minimal impact on the environment.

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