Associate Director Strategy, Australia

Australia, Australia, Australia
Last update 2023-09-22
Expires 2023-10-22
ID #1844084845
Associate Director Strategy, Australia
Australia, Australia, Australia,
Modified September 14, 2023


Why Optus? We are a business fuelled by optimism, unwavering customer focus and a team of amazing people. We craft our own path through new technology, innovation, and investment. We are truly a challenger brand, with challenger spirit. Your day to day will consist of The Associate Director, Strategy owns the development of the 3-year strategy and roadmap for the Customer Success Business Unit using an insights-driven approach to identify opportunities, assess global trends and define compelling customer experiences for the future. You Will Be Accountable For: Thought leadership in Customer Success & Digital strategy, including defining our role in achieving the broader strategic goals of the business. Owning the strategic development across a broad range of subject areas including connected cross-channel journeys, channel strategy & mix, location strategy, intelligent operations, workforce strategy, flexible fulfilment, proactive care and others Insight into trends in customer interactions and expectations, business models. Working with the Executive and Board to articulate key strategic issues and provide sound recommendations to guide strategic decision-making Incubating new strategies to close the gap on consumer expectations What makes you perfect for the role? Bachelors Degree from leading university Post graduate qualification i.e. MBA Broad commercial experience in a fast paced, technologically advanced industry, with at least 2 years experience in strategy consulting. Management Consulting experience, top tier preferred Strong leadership skills and ability to influence at a divisional director level (e.g. MD, VP, Commercial Director) 5-10 years digital leadership with proven ability to drive digital transformation and adoption across marketing and Care experience. Solid understanding of business strategy and finance Analytical thinking and problem solving to a high level Highly proficient in the hypothesis led approach to problem solving and strategy development. Superior knowledge and use of a wide range of strategic frameworks and methodologies. Skilled at translating high-level strategy into detailed implementation plans Rapidly grasps abstract concepts with sophisticated linkages. Ability to see the “big picture” and gauge downstream impacts of strategy initiatives. You will have an intuitive understanding of the following: Customer drivers in Consumer and SMB Telco market Digital capabilities and future potential Impacts of implementing recommended strategies on current operations Optus is a place where we let you do you. We offer a range of benefits including: Competitive salary and performance incentives Discounts to Optus products and services, and to over 400 retailers Australia-wide Training, mentoring and development opportunities (ask us about OptusU) Up to five days of Volunteer Leave per year A “connected” day for you to use to connect to something you are passionate about Hybrid ways of working Vibrant campus life, variety of facilities including restaurants, cafes, gymnasium, GP, and post office Sydney Campus; 20mins from CBD, 12mins from Epping via Optus bus Curious about our culture? Go behind the scenes with our people by searching OptusLife on LinkedIn At Optus, we are strengthened by others and that means valuing diversity and saying ‘yes’ to embracing individual differences. We are committed to ensuring that our application process provides an equal employment opportunity to all job seekers, including individuals from diverse gender, cultural and linguistic backgrounds, individuals with a disability, individuals identifying as being part of the LGBTQIA community, individuals who may have served in the armed forces or who identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander. For more information on Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging at Optus, please visit

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Per annum
Occupation: Associate director strategy
Min. Salary: 5.000

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