Strategy Manager / Senior Manager – Data Science, Economics, Public Policy

AlphaBeta Australia, now part of Accenture Strategy, is a leading strategy consultancy with offices in Sydney, Melbourne and Canberra.

We specialise in combining strategy consulting, data science and economics to solve issues that matter – such as the future of work, social services, economic recovery and climate change. Our projects help reshape industries, government policies and public thinking.

We’re seeking talented and driven leaders with significant public sector consulting experience to help us grow in Canberra.

+ Do you excel at providing insightful analysis in complex environments?

+ Do you enjoy crafting future-proof policies and procedures?

+ Do you apply quantitative skills and tools to enable effective decision making?

+ Are you Canberra based, or willing to relocate for the opportunity to work with a passionate group of professionals who support each other to succeed?

For more information about the firm, please visit

The role

AlphaBeta Managers are adept problem-solvers. They are the day-to-day lead on projects. They form strong working relationships with clients, coach teams, guide and review analysis and problem-solving on the project, and manage project delivery.

As members of our leadership team, Managers are also expected to mentor junior consultants, role model our values and reinforce positive behaviour within the firm.

This role would be ideal for candidates who want to engage and add value within the most interesting challenges facing the public sector.

What we are looking for

+ Significant consulting experience

+ Strong skills in data analysis and interpretation, data science, statistics and / or economics

+ A flair and passion for problem solving and interest in public policy, economics and social impact problems

+ Excellent project management and delivery skills

+ Ability to work strategically with strong business acumen

+ Strong interpersonal skills (written and verbal)

+ Previous experience in leading, coaching and developing teams

+ Experience in client or stakeholder management (public and/ or private sector)

+ Canberra based applicants, or applicants willing to move for the opportunity to work with a team of bright and passionate professionals

Application process

The application process comprises your initial application and a formal interview process involving case studies. Your initial application should include:

+ + 1 page covering letter addressing your interest in the firm and responses to the essential skills

+ Short resume (maximum of 2 pages)

About Accenture

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services—all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 514,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at

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Lama Makkouk i s the Recruiter managing this role. As the team experience high volumes of applications, we appreciate your patience to allow for a fair and timely process.


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