Head of Distribution Transformation & Delivery

Zurich Financial Services Australia

Location: North Sydney

Job Type: Not Specified


Why you want to work for Zurich Financial Services Australia
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Open to a range of flexible working options
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16 weeks primary carer leave at full pay
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Zero waiting period for paid parental leave
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Personal & professional mentoring for women
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Job Details

About us

At Zurich, being a responsible and impactful business is more than a story we tell. We are passionate about our purpose to ‘create a brighter future together’, where our voices are diverse, our behaviours are inclusive, our actions drive equity, and our people feel a sense of belonging.

There are many reasons why Zurich is the right choice for you. But perhaps the most important is the opportunity you will have to grow and thrive in your career. Working with global, diverse, and inclusive teams, you'll have the chance to develop valuable skills, explore your passions and make a positive impact beyond your role.

About the role

The Head of Distribution Transformation & Delivery will be responsible for the evolution of our infrastructure and framework to support all key functions and strategies of the Distribution & Deal Management team in Australia and New Zealand.

This role will help drive all Core initiatives within the team including all frameworks within Distribution & Deal Management to ensure consistency of delivery, suitable governance, disciplines and control’s and lead indicator KPI’s to ensure delivery of all strategies and plans.

Reporting into the Chief Distribution & Deal Management Officer and as a member of the Senior Leadership Team for Distribution, this role is a leadership position driving results, revenue, transformation and change across, Broker, Customer, financial and operations.

Important to your success

Highly developed insurance knowledge of underwriting Global Corporate, SME and Mid Market business, relevant Legislation and Regulations governing General Insurance

  • Holds a Bachelor’s degree or Post-graduate qualifications
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in a broad business market facing role within the General Insurance market
  • Demonstrated track record of growing a business and delivering change in a complex insurance environment
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and execute on strategic plans and company initiatives
  • Experience in advising and interacting at a senior level, coupled with strong relationship management
  • Strong experience in Project Management
  • Demonstrated experience in influencing, leading and managing distribution teams to achieve strategic plans and P&L results

Zurich is here to support you

As you make a difference and have real impact on business outcomes, you’ll feel the support of being part of a strong and stable company. As a long-standing player in the insurance industry, we make every effort to address the career development needs and plans of our employees to ensure their success in the future. In return for your commitment and hard work Zurich can offer you competitive remuneration, an excellent bonus structure, an annual lifestyle payment and employee discounts. In addition, Zurich is proud of its corporate and social responsibility and offers every employee an annual volunteer day.

So, make a difference. Be challenged. Be inspired. Be supported. Love what you do. Work with us. Apply today!

Zurich is committed to ensuring that our process is fair and accessible for all candidates. If you require any special accommodations to participate in our recruitment process, we encourage you to let us know at the time of your application.

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