Senior Consultant, Group Strategy

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia | Full-time | COVID-19 remote


Since 2002, Quantium have combined the best of human and artificial intelligence to power possibilities for individuals, organisations and society. Whether it be building forecasting engines that are driving down food wastage or creating mapping tools to support targeted measures in combatting human trafficking, Quantium believes in better goods, services, experiences, and championing the benefits of data for a brighter future.


Our partnership with Woolworths means that we have un-parallelled access to customer behaviour data of over 10 million customers that we leverage to provide insights for our diverse range of Woolworths client stakeholders.

The opportunity

Drawing on your strategic thinking, analytical problem-solving skills, stakeholder management and communication skills, you will support the development and implementation of key strategic and commercial initiatives for the Quantium group (across both product and consulting). You will play a key role in helping achieve the ambitious domestic and international growth of our business. 

This important role will support strategic decisions on new partnerships, financing, and M&A - you will be required to leverage your entrepreneurial mindset.  Quantium is not bureaucratic and this role allows you to truly have a say, with awesome exposure to diverse projects and industries. 

The role works alongside several ex-management consultants both within the growth strategy team, as well as many who work in the consulting teams across the business, so you will continue to partner with and learn from intelligent people who push the status quo!

Key responsibilities and activities

  • Focussed on growth (not cost cutting!) you will play a key role in developing and facilitating execution of strategic and commercial initiatives across all areas of the business – group wide, industry verticals, product and technology
  • Under the direction of your leaders, assist with the identification, prioritisation and execution on a range of internal and external opportunities such as new partnerships, financing, and M&A
  • Be a conduit between the commercial team and the business, ensuring collaboration and alignment with key internal stakeholders across all levels of the business to achieve business outcomes
  • Conduct the necessary analysis and prepare high quality presentations

Experience and education required

  • 2-4 yrs strategy consulting, investment banking or corporate strategy experience with strong commercial acumen and client-side experience
  • Diverse industry exposure,
  • Experience with strategic planning, budgeting, analytics and consulting service delivery
  • Curious and self-motivated, with a passion for challenging the status quo and driving positive change
  • Structured and high impact written communicator. Collaborative and engaging style with ability to influence a variety of stakeholders from executives to the frontline
  • Strong change management skills covering cross-BU stakeholder management including empathising with the business, structuring, producing and delivering messaging
  • The ability to support a strategic planning process, including gathering inputs, conducting analysis, performing external research, prioritising/quantifying initiatives and structuring outputs
  • Ability to discern and balance the interconnectedness of financial, business, client and market impacts during decision making process
  • Ability to manage ongoing prioritisation agenda and flex approach dependent on needs and value of the task
  • Ability to build materials for internal and external stakeholders around group strategic initiatives such as M&A activity, new partnerships and financing
  • Strong excel skills with the ability to build financial models to evaluate M&A opportunities, new partnerships and financing scenarios
  • Ability to understand the perspective of counterparties and the drivers of value to tailor conversations and inputs that drive favourable decisions

More about Quantium

As one of the world’s fully diversified data science and AI leaders we operate across every sector of the economy and we’re growing fast - with growth comes opportunity! We’re passionate about building out our team of smart, fun, diverse and motivated people.

We combine a team of experts that spans data scientists, actuaries, statisticians, business analysts, strategy consultants, engineers, technologists, programmers, product developers, and futurists – all dedicated to harnessing the power of data to drive transformational outcomes for our clients.

We actively foster a culture where our people can stretch themselves to reach their full potential. We also know that work has to work for you, and modern life is fast paced and balance can be tricky. You want to work where you are respected and valued as an individual, not a number. Quantium embraces a flexible and supportive environment dedicated to powering possibilities for our team members, clients and partners.

Quantium are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We are a multicultural team of various beliefs, sexual orientations and gender identities. We celebrate our diversity of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status and disability status.

Please note, this role is not suitable for Graduates. If you are a graduate and you’d like information about our Graduate Academy please visit

If you submit an application or expression of interest to The Quantium Group Pty Ltd, we may disclose your application or expression of interest on a confidential basis to our related companies, and joint venture companies, including Quantium Health Pty Limited.  We will only make such disclosures for the purpose of considering your application or expression of interest and opportunities in those organisations.