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Strategy and Implementation Analyst

Advertiser: Defence Health3.0588 out of 53.1 overall rating (17 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
20 Nov 2020
Melbourne, CBD & Inner Suburbs
Competitive remuneration & staff benefits
Work Type
Full Time
Consulting & Strategy, Strategy & Planning

About us

Defence Health provides great value private health insurance to the families of Australian Defence Force (ADF) members and the wider Defence community. We are a not-for-profit, purpose driven organisation and exist for the benefit of our members. Our members really are just like family, our team lives and breathes our service culture and our values – trust, respect, ownership, excellence and community.

Here at Defence Health we have a strong focus on staff engagement and supporting a high-performance culture. We recognise that a highly engaged and motivated team not only help us to retain fantastic people but enable us to provide a great member experience. But don’t just take our word for it – Defence Health has been recognised as an Employer of Choice in the 2018, 2019 & 2020 Australian Business Awards.

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About the role

This is a unique opportunity for the right person looking to progress their career and have an impact on the future direction of the organisation.

We are looking for a hands-on strategy analyst to work with the Head of Strategy and other key stakeholders to develop and execute strategy.  Work will be varied and will offer a unique opportunity to develop skills in identifying and evaluating strategic opportunities, finance and project management.

Some of the key requirements of this position include:

  • market research, insights analysis and evaluation of strategic opportunities, and subsequent financial business case development;
  • preparing reports and presentations that clearly articulate opportunities and actionable steps and timelines;
  • maintaining internal and external stakeholder relationships (with government focus);
  • application of project management skills in scoping, designing, and planning approved projects;
  • management of strategic projects until handover to BAU, including tracking against timelines and budget.


Ideally you will have some experience in strategy formulation and project delivery and some knowledge and understanding of insurance and/or financial services, or the healthcare sector would be beneficial.

You will have demonstrated experience in developing feasibility studies and business cases, along with the presence to deliver clear and compelling presentations.

More importantly you will be highly motivated and outcome focused. You will know what is needed to take an idea and make it a reality. We are looking for a creative and dynamic individual who works with a sense of urgency and agility to bring new ideas and fresh thinking to the team.

You will be a strong team player who has excellent interpersonal and stakeholder management skills.


In return for the above we offer a supportive environment in which you can realise your potential and make a difference to the people around you.  You will develop both your strategy and project management skills.

We focus on internal development and look for ways to help our employees grow. We also have a strong focus on job satisfaction and employee wellbeing which includes; physical, emotional, financial security and social connectedness.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a company that is embarking on its transformation journey, offers a great work/life balance, high engagement and a strong culture.


We will value your experience and commitment by offering competitive remuneration, training, as well as a range of incentives, such as:

•          Bi-monthly awards

•          Team days

•          Fresh fruit

•          Flu injections

•          A super active social club

•          Skin checks

•          The list goes on!!

How to apply

If this looks like the job for you, please apply now by submitting your resume and a cover letter outlining your suitability.

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