Strategy Manager - Spark, Group Strategy

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Mon, 01/15/2018
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Spark's ambition is to be a winning business, inspired by customers to unleash the potential in all New Zealanders.

As Strategy Manager, you'll work in a small and dynamic team focused on developing business strategies that shape and support this ambition, and which grow enterprise and shareholder value.  You'll work on a variety of business-critical projects, including corporate strategy, Group M&A, future thinking and scenario planning to drive innovation and growth. You'll also provide competitive and strategic insight to the Spark NZ Leadership Team.

Based in Auckland and reporting to the General Manager, Group Strategy, you will work across all business units.

You will be a high achiever, most likely with a background in strategy, management consulting or corporate finance, although we will consider exceptional candidates from other backgrounds.  You will have a minimum of 5-7 years' relevant experience, and a qualification in a commercial, management, financial, business or other analytical discipline.  Your confident nature, natural curiosity, ability to work collaboratively with a range of stakeholders, strong analytical, written and verbal presentation skills will ensure success in this role.

Sound like you?  Then apply now!

The last date for receiving applications is close of business Monday, 15 January 2018.


Spark is New Zealand's largest and multi-brand digital services company offering mobile, fixed and IT products and services to millions of New Zealand consumers and businesses.  Home to inspired, forward thinkers, Spark people are at the heart of our purpose to get stuck in to enable New Zealanders to unleash their own incredible potential using the amazing technology and digital experiences we deliver. We create Little Victories every day for our customers. Our progressive, straight up approach to technology is evolving every day and we have a thirst for fresh, creative energy to join us in sparking New Zealand's digital future.

Principal brands Spark supports home, consumer mobile and small business customers and Spark Digital powers government and business customers with strong Cloud services, mobility and ICT capabilities. Specialist and flanking brands include Skinny, Revera cloud services and Appserv data hosting, Lightbox, Qrious, and Bigpipe. Spark's in-house incubator, Spark Ventures, is researching, exploring and igniting other new business opportunities.

Spark aims to be the place where the smartest, most digitally savvy talent wants to work, in an inclusive, diverse workplace. We grow great teams, led by the best leaders at the top of their game, by enabling our people the freedom and scope to do their best work, and by offering opportunities to develop their talent.

Benefits include career breaks, summer hours, extended annual leave purchasing, , option to access great value holiday homes through Marram Trust, careers fairs, leadership development, training options and individual emphasis on corporate social responsibility and community involvement through the Spark Foundation (including volunteer days).

Additionally we offer a monthly Spark account credit (subject to credit criteria) across all our services, Spark Cover (free life and income protection insurance), free comprehensive medical insurance, access to our employee share scheme, as well as a wide range of discounted partner products and services among New Zealand's most well-known retailers.

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