Consultant, Strategy

CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
Consulting & Strategy
Strategy & Planning
Full time
Posted 6d ago
Company description:


At IAG, we live and work by our purpose to make your world a safer place. We are motivated by a unique culture that celebrates honesty, creativity, empathy, equity and collaboration. We call it the IAG way, and it means we all share a 'ready for anything' mindset that sets the tone for positive actions and positive outcomes. We put heart into everything we do which guides us to create amazing things for our customers, our people and our communities.

We're brimming with ideas, ambition and a readiness to apply bold thinking and risk awareness to make a difference where it matters most.

As the largest general insurance group in Australia and New Zealand, we own some of the region's most trusted brands, including NRMA Insurance, CGU, SGIO, SGIC and WFI. We are ready for anything.

Job description:

•    Permanent Opportunity
•    Sydney, Melbourne based
•    Specialist, Strategy Insights – Strategy, Innovation & Underwriting


The Role

Sitting within the Strategy, Innovation & Underwriting division, the purpose of the role and your unique contribution is to develop deep expertise on the contextual, transactional and internal environments by developing evidenced based research on macro trends and the competitive environment as they impact IAG to deliver insights and recommendations on key strategic risks and opportunities.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide research and analysis to support the deliverables of the Strategic Insights team, including competitor and macro-environment reporting to senior stakeholders across the organisation, as well as long-term trends research and topical deep-dive insights.
  • Contribute to the final creation and dissemination of these reports and other insights material.
  • Source and utilise essential external information sources and engage and collaborate with internal subject matter experts to extract key insights and form a position on the implications for the organisation
  • Maintain an informed perspective on the implications for IAG of medium to long term key trends, competitive threats and opportunities, including how they will influence IAG’s strategic choices

Skills & Experience
•    3 - 5 years experience (prior experience in strategy or consulting preferred)
•    Strong analytical skills, with structured problem-solving capability and experience
•    Strong research and written communication skills, as well as a sound understanding of the external macro environment
•    Strong financial acumen and quantitative skills
•    Experience in effective presentation tools and techniques, and able to summarise complex topics in common non-technical terms
•    Experience working collaboratively across different business units
•    Experience in stakeholder management
•    Prior experience in economic, competition or trends reporting; and/or insurance/customer led/innovation teams will be highly regarded

Let’s Talk

Click ‘Apply’ to be considered for this awesome opportuntiy!  Applications close at 11.59pm 20th of October.

IAG rewards and recognises its people with generous benefits, career development opportunities and real work-life balance. Employees also enjoy 13% superannuation, up to 50% insurance discounts, flexible work and leave options, generous parental leave and return to work programs, various corporate partner discounts and a people-focused culture that celebrates achievements big and small.

Creating a workforce that actively embraces diversity, inclusion and a sense of belonging is key to our success . We believe in treating everyone fairly which means that inclusion, removing barriers, striving for equity and embracing diversity are woven through our values and behaviours.   We encourage applications from all backgrounds and communities and are committed to providing a work environment that enables you to thrive, whatever your circumstances. If we can provide support with access requirements, alternative work arrangements please advise us via your application.

IAG has committed to the reconciliation movement in Australia for First Nations people and focus on providing a safe and supportive work environment for all our employees. More information on our Reconciliation Action Plan can be found on our company website.


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