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Business Manager, Corporate Operations Group


Do you have a passion for people, planning and problem solving? The Central team within our Corporate Operations Group (COG) is currently looking for a Business Manager to join their team. The role will report to the Head of COG Business Management and interact with a variety of internal stakeholders. 

In this role, you will drive and assist implementation of projects, events and initiatives and coordinate outcomes to support the ongoing performance and operations of COG, and you will develop agendas, inputs, outputs and reporting for leadership meetings. This will involve collaborating and working closely with various senior stakeholders across all COG divisions.  

From a strategic perspective, you will work with the Head of COG Business Management, the COG COO and COG Leadership Team to develop the strategy, along with the vision and story for our people. You will provide input into internal communications planning and execution across various channels including Workplace, Director Workshops and Town Halls and act as a change advocate across the global business. 

You will be heavily involved with the operational performance of the COG Central division including assessing and reviewing finances, inputting into budget discussions, risk management and input and management of the operating model.  You will thrive in a fast-paced environment with highly talented individuals. You will have strong numerical and analytics skills. You will be a strong collaborator, with other business managers and the teams across COG. You will be a strong communicator, both written and verbal and be able to deliver key messages succinctly and effectively. You will also interface well and have credibility with senior leaders. 
To be successful in this role, you will demonstrate strong planning and prioritization skills – an ability to manage multiple concurrent tasks, keeping visibility on urgency/importance and re-adjusting prioritization as needed and remaining agile. There is a need to be able to drive initiatives autonomously, keeping the Head of COG Business Management and the COG COO up to date as needed.  

If this sounds like the next step in your career with Macquarie, please apply now. 

About the Corporate Operations Group

The Corporate Operations Group brings together specialist support services in Digital Transformation & Data, Technology, Operations, Human Resources, Business Services, Business Improvement & Strategy, and the Macquarie Group Foundation. We deliver service excellence to ensure Macquarie is open for business, deliver on transformational change, invest in our people and have deep relationships with our customers.

Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths. An inclusive and equitable environment enables us to deliver innovative and sustainable outcomes for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. From day one, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’ is as inspiring to you as it is to us, please apply. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways.

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity, equity and inclusion. We encourage candidates to speak with a member of our recruitment team if you require adjustments to our recruitment process to support you, and the type of working arrangements that would help you thrive.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 17,000+ employees and offices in 33 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

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Job no: COG-964615
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Sydney
Category: Mid-level, Other
Group: Corporate Operations Group
Division: COG Central
Recruiter: Tatiana Stepanova
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