Group HR Change Manager Job at QBE Insurance Sydney, NSW

Primary Details Time Type: Full time

Worker Type: Employee

Location: Sydney

Type: 12 month fixed term contract

Your part in a changing world

At QBE, our purpose is to enable a more resilient future.

We’re an international insurer and reinsurer with a local presence in 27 countries.

Leveraging our deep expertise and insights, QBE offers commercial, personal and specialty products and risk management solutions to help people and businesses manage risks, build strength and embrace change to their advantage.

We’ve been cultivating resilience since 1886, when our founders started a marine insurance company in Townsville, Australia to give early pioneers a safeguard against uncertainty.

Today, we employ more than 11,600 people around the world, and our product portfolio includes property, motor, crop, energy, marine and aviation insurance.

The opportunity

In this exciting 12-month fixed term contract opportunity, you will be responsible for providing change management support across a range of global initiatives focussed on culture and employee value proposition to enable to the Group Talent Management function to successfully execute its global talent agenda across the organization. In this global role, you will have the scope to influence the ways of working of 12,000 employees.

Reporting to the Group Portfolio Change lead and with a day-to-day reporting line to the Senior Manager, Talent Optimisation you will be responsible for developing and executing a range of high-quality, change management strategies across two interconnected teams. This is a hands-on change management delivery role, with a heavy focus on strong stakeholder engagement and message tailoring across a nuanced context and you will be challenged to come up with creative, employee-centric change interventions to ensure adoption and buy-in to the various initiatives.

In this impactful and exciting role, you will:

Identify creative ways to support Product Owners in engaging key senior stakeholders across the global People Function

Implement change strategies that will drive adoption of the desired behavioural and mindset changes across our people leader and employee population

Be a collaborative team player, open to working in a fast moving and fast changing environment and comfortable progressing with work whilst certain aspects of these global initiatives are still being defined by product owners and the project team.

Lead business readiness and change adoption on assigned global talent initiatives

Apply your change management expertise in pragmatic and meaningful ways

Collaborate with project and business stakeholders to develop and execute on global change strategies and plans

Support alignment efforts across functions, regions, and transformation programs to ensure meaningful change is delivered to our leaders and employees

Your story so far

Previous experience in related management consulting, communications, change, HR, and/or OD disciplines, with track record of delivering global programs across geographically dispersed, complex matrix environments

Experience and working knowledge of talent and employee experience programs would be advantageous

Experience and working knowledge of the financial services/insurance industry would be advantageous.

Highly consultative and collaborative with an enthusiastic and pragmatic approach

Demonstrated capability in developing strong relationships with cross-functional stakeholders including senior executives

Demonstrated ability creating engaging stakeholder collateral with an understanding of how to write to different audiences

Relevant qualifications in change management

We are here to support you

We offer a range of benefits to help provide holistic support for your work life, whatever your circumstances. As a QBE employee you will have access to and benefit from:

‘Hybrid Working’ – a mix of working from home and in the office to enhance your work/life balance

Our ‘At My Best’ wellbeing program, including free holistic wellbeing coaching, nutritional, confidential counselling, financial and legal advice

12 weeks’ gender-equal flexible leave for all new parents, including paid super

The ability to maximise retirement savings through voluntary super contributions and company matching

Income protection insurance & reimbursed Death and Total Permanent Disability insurance premiums

Additional leave and support through QBE’s Family Domestic Violence First Responder Network

Discounts on insurance products, car hire, hotels, goods and services including benefits through our various sports and arts sponsorship partners

We value our employee’s experience with us and are proud to have been recognised for the following awards:

2021 LinkedIn Top Employer & HRD Employer of Choice

2020 Best Workplace Diversity & Inclusion and Excellence Award for Best Health & Wellbeing at the Australian HR Awards

Gold Employer status for 4 years running 2019 – 2022 Australian Workplace Equality Index (AWEI) – the definitive national benchmark on LGBTQI+ workplace inclusion

Ranked 6th place in the AAGE Top Graduate Employers 2021 as voted by graduates

Top 20 Workplaces for Dads in 2019 and 2020 (HBF Direct Advice for Dads)

We became a Family Friendly Accredited since 2021

At My Best is now Thriving at Our Best

Join us.

Click APPLY to submit your application. Successful applicants will need to complete work rights, police and credit checks through our online provider as a condition of employment.

QBE takes a risk and compliance approach to COVID-19 vaccination and strongly encourages our employees to be vaccinated. Some roles require COVID-19 vaccination to perform the role. When relevant we will ask you to share your vaccination status as part of the application process. We won’t be able to progress with applications where candidates choose not to disclose their status for roles that require vaccination in line with our risk and compliance approach.

QBE recognise the value of diverse perspectives and experience. We are committed to an inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued and respected for who they are. If we can provide support with access requirements, alternative work arrangements or you would like to connect with one of our networks please contact us at .

Application Close Date: 05/10/2022 11:59 PM

How to Apply:

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Equal Employment Opportunity:

QBE is an equal opportunity employer and is required to comply with equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction it operates.

About the Company

Company: QBE Insurance

Company Location:  Sydney, NSW

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