Strategy Manager

Sydney

We’re a passionate team of brilliant achievers, and together we’re using technology to take the small business finance industry next level. Our mission is to keep small businesses moving – with smart cash flow solutions right when they need them. Supporting them through ups and downs. Making their lives easier. Helping them Prosper.

The role

As the Strategy Manager you will work directly with the Head of Strategy to further develop the company strategy and plans, support effective decision making with insightful analysis, and collaborate with different departments to develop strategy and plans. You’re partnership with key areas of the business will bridge strategy development and execution.

What you will be doing

  • Plan and facilitate strategy development projects to address Prospa’s greatest opportunities, deepen our Group strategy and plans
  • Support the development of department strategy through facilitation, structured problem solving, research and analysis
  • Support the leadership team and key business areas to make good strategic choices and decisions 
  • Monitor the external and internal environment and internal environment in order to identify threats and opportunities and propose actions
  • Support the facilitation of the annual strategy and three year plan refresh process  
  • Monitor and report on the execution of the companies strategy, and integrate strategy development with the planning and execution rhythm of the business
  • Support the communication of the company strategy

What you’ll need to succeed

  • Degree qualified and a further qualification is highly regarded
  • Demonstrated experience in management consulting or in-house strategy development team with a strong grad/ junior training program 
  • Experience working with digital products and business models, financial services, and FinTech will be an advantage
  • Demonstrated experience and knowledge of structured problem solving, strategy frameworks, and corporate strategy development
  • Outstanding research and analytical abilities, including analysing data to produce insights using Tableau and Excel
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and ability to influence at all levels
  • Strong organisational and planning skills
  • An ability to thrive in a fast paced, complex environment is essential

This role will suit someone who has developed a strong grounding in strategy development through a consulting firm or in-house strategy team, and is looking to increase their impact in a fast moving FinTech. If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you!

What we offer

  • A highly competitive incentive scheme
  • Flexible ways of working
  • Seasonal programs (think free days off, themed events, swag, massages, coffee carts…)
  • Team and companywide social events
  • Volunteer leave & paid parental leave
  • Career development opportunities & study assistance
  • A chance to be a part of one of Australia’s fastest scaling tech organisations

 

Why Prospa?

We embrace diversity in our people and our thinking and provide a collaborative, inclusive, innovative and respectful environment. We celebrate who you are and actively provide our employees the same great experience we provide our customers.
It’s super exciting every day. Always moving. Always something new around the corner. And we’ve only just cracked the surface.

It’s super exciting every day. Always moving. Always something new around the corner. And we’ve only just cracked the surface.

Be a master of your own destiny. Open the door. Feel the buzz. Want in?