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Manager, Strategy and Planning

Role: Manager, Strategy and Planning

Location: Sydney CBD

Term: Full-time

QBE Insurance Group is one of the world’s top 20 general insurance and reinsurance companies, with operations in all the key insurance markets. We are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange and are headquartered in Sydney.

Reporting to the Deputy CFO – Planning & Performance, you will be responsible for driving strategic reviews of portfolios,  developing medium to long term plans and financial frameworks. This role will offer business insights using storyboarding techniques and financial modelling by analysing financial results and key metrics.

Working at QBE, we recognise the value of diversity and inclusion in the workplace and support a range of flexible work arrangements to promote a better family/life/work balance.

The opportunity

  • You will bring insight from customers, partners, our people, competitors, outside industries, regulators and technology / insuretechs to articulate and assist informed strategic decision making for portfolios.
  • You will structure and facilitate workshops and meetings at the working group level to engage stakeholders, develop solutions and build momentum for change.
  • Work with business and finance teams to understand the drivers of identified portfolios 
  • Proactively manage timelines to ensure stakeholder expectations are met.
  • Provide AUSPAC LT (Australia Pacific Leadership Team) and Group Head Office with standard and ad hoc insights and analysis as required.

What does success look like?

  • An awareness of events (financial, economic and industry related) outside QBE in order to add greater value to the analysis process
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving capability with an ability to work systematically through complex matters
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to build effective relationships with senior stakeholders
  • Global perspective with international experience
  • Management consulting exposure
  • The ability to work independently and use a high degree of initiative to resolve issues.


At QBE, you will be provided with a competitive remuneration structure and benefits, in an environment that offers support, and encourages career development and learning.

We offer a range of benefits and discounts including:

  • Paid Parental leave (inclusive of paid superannuation during this time)
  • Secondment opportunities
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Paid volunteer leave
  • Purchased leave
  • Product discounts
  • Superannuation matching

Applicants will be required to provide evidence of their eligibility to work in Australia, and at a minimum be required to undertake police and basic credit checks as a condition of employment.

For more information, click the APPLY NOW button to submit your details.

Applications close Friday, March 15, 2019


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