Executive Manager, Quantium Health & Government

Sydney, Melbourne, or Canberra | Full-time | COVID-19 remote


Since 2002 Quantium has combined the best of human and artificial intelligence to power possibilities for individuals, organisations and society. Our solutions make sense of what has happened and what will, could or should be done to re-shape industries and societies around the needs of the people they serve.

Quantium is committed to supporting significant projects that have a meaningful positive impact on communities and citizens. Our Health and Government practice focuses on driving change in the healthcare and wider public sector through the use of data, technology, analytics and change management. We work extensively across many domains, including social services, community services, disability services, health, education, employment, industry, and infrastructure.

The Opportunity

The Executive Manager, Government role will support the Executive/s in the Quantium Health and Government practice, leading work in key state and federal Government jurisdictions. Your role will have three main elements:

  • You will lead business development efforts in key Health or Government clients, including the identification of project opportunities through discussions with clients and other officials, initiating and responding to RFPs, preparation of proposals, scoping of projects and maintaining ongoing relationships with clients, potential partners and other stakeholders
  • You will also oversee these projects by helping design and plan projects, securing teams to execute work, engaging with senior clients around the work being undertaken and liaising with other industry verticals within Quantium and outside organisations, and help to manage project economics
  • You will perform a people leadership and career development function for staff working on your projects, ensuring that they receive and understand feedback on their work, directing them towards work on appropriately challenging projects, providing career advice and overseeing recruitment of new team members and retention of existing ones. You will build balanced teams with complementary abilities to execute projects.

This role can be based in Canberra / Sydney / Melbourne with interstate travel to be expected.

Experience and Skills Required

  • 5+ years’ experience with at least 2 years operating at a senior level in a data analytics, strategy or consulting
  • Deep experience in designing and managing analytics projects
  • Demonstrable experience in identifying, targeting and winning new work at existing and/or new clients and managing deep client relationships
  • A significant network of senior contacts in Government, including central and line agencies
  • Sharp problem-solving skills with experience partnering with clients and stakeholders to solve complex commercial problems using a data driven approach
  • Proven track record in managing large and complex programs of work with multiple streams
  • Stakeholder management experience including having engaged with senior leadership teams of large organisations
  • Experience in developing and managing high performance teams
  • Degree qualified; postgraduate qualifications highly valued
  • AU citizenship essential

More about Quantium Health and Government

As Australia’s largest dedicated data science and AI company, we specialise in providing data-driven policy and strategic advice. We have an exceptional track record in executing analytical and strategic projects with the Commonwealth and State governments, State health departments, public and private providers, private health and other insurers, researchers, medical technology and pharmaceutical manufacturers, and eHealth providers. Through our work for the Commonwealth and State government departments, we have built deep expertise in developing analytical strategies in environments that are highly-regulated and have highly-engaged stakeholders and complex policy contexts. 

Quantium’s Health and Government team employs a diverse team of strategic advisors, healthcare and policy specialists, data scientists and technology experts. We combine this experience, together with Quantium’s data and technological infrastructure and unique datasets, to help governments, insurers and providers better understand the needs of the populations they serve, design and evaluate programs to drive better outcomes.

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 https://au.gradconnection.com/employers/quantium/about-us/