SSI is a community organisation and social business that supports newcomers and other Australians to achieve their full potential. We work with all people who have experienced vulnerability, including refugees, people seeking asylum and culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities, to build capacity and enable them to overcome inequality. Our vision is to achieve a society that values the diversity of its people and actively provides support to ensure meaningful social and economic participation and to assist individuals and families reach their potential.
The Strategic Business Partner is a key role for SSI that supports our work in the community by contributing expertise and driving internal collaboration regarding systematic reviews, design, innovation, implementation, analytical thinking, project management, and a culture of continuous quality improvement and social impact.
The Strategic Business Partner will collaborate with SSI frontline managers, business units, and organisation leaders to:
- conduct systematic reviews of programs and business processes to inform quality improvement and achieve efficiencies;
- design innovative service models and processes by applying service design thinking;
- lead the implementation of new programs, initiatives, and business processes;
- contribute to SSI’s approach to demonstrating social and business impact; and problem solve systemic and/or critical issues.
The successful applicant will be a strong communicator with excellent negotiation and influencing skills. You will have substantial experience of conducting systemic reviews of social welfare programs and business processes. You will have a proven track record of collaborating to design new service delivery programs and business processes that have created a positive social impact. Your demonstrated skills in service design thinking, business process analysis and design will ensure you have great impact in this role.
Please respond to the “About You” section in your cover letter.
WHAT WE OFFER
We offer the opportunity to engage in meaningful work that makes a real difference to the lives of our clients, their families, carers, and communities.
We have a fantastic benefits package that promotes work/life balance; something we are very passionate about! This includes a fortnightly Accrued Day Off (ADO) for full time staff, flexible working arrangements and generous salary packaging options so you can increase your take home pay!
SSI is passionate about social justice and diversity and is committed to being an EEO employer. We embrace diversity in our workforce and encourage applications from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, including those from Aboriginal, Torres Strait Island heritage and people with lived experience of disability.
We strongly believe in protecting the safety and well-being of children and vulnerable communities and take child protection very seriously. All employees will undergo a National Police Clearance and a Working with Children Check as a condition of employment.
SSI will provide reasonable adjustments in our recruitment processes and in the workplace.
If you require a reasonable adjustment please email [email protected]
Applications close date: 11 March 2019