Senior Consultant

September 11, 2021

Location: Brisbane CBD & Inner Suburbs
Company: PeopleBench
Full Time

  • Be part of building a world first solution to enable evidence informed workforce strategy and improved impact of schools across the globe
  • Work with clients across Australia to transform their workforces and maximise their impact with students and communities every day
  • Bring what you know to where it’s valued, and stretch yourself next level as you join us in addressing complex strategy, organisational design and transformation challenges in the Education sector

Learn from an amazing team of experienced partitioners, passionate clients and innovative partners as we grow our Research, Advisory and SaaS services internationally to help schools become great places to work (as well as to learn!).


About PeopleBench

PeopleBench is a school workforce research and analytics company, disrupting the way that education workforce strategy & decision making happens in K/P-12 schools.

When global teacher shortages, reputation and wellbeing challenges continue to threaten the current model of education service delivery, schools and systems of schools are looking for new, evidence informed, ways to Build Better School Workforces.

PeopleBench provides the Research, Benchmarking Solutions and Advisory services to make that hope a reality.


About the role

The purpose of the Senior Consultant role is to support the execution of organisational strategy and to successfully deliver Consulting Programs and Projects in Workforce Strategy, Organisational Design and Change into the K/P-12 Education sector.

As part of a small and dynamic team, you will play a pivotal role in helping to establish and grow our scale-up business so that it delivers high-quality, high-impact workforce research, benchmarking and consulting solutions into school communities across the globe.

You will provide advisory support underpinned by our research and benchmarking offerings and contribute to setting the agenda for future horizons of research exploration – enjoying our outstanding relationships with stakeholders in school systems, research partner organisations and policy/regulatory environments.


Critical Capabilities

  • Outstanding stakeholder and team relationship development skills
  • 5+ years experience in the provision of consulting services in the domains of workforce strategy, design and change
  • Successful track record contributing to achieving Business Development and sales targets
  • Flexibility, agility and creative problem-solving abilities 
  • An ability to develop relationships at all levels across the K/P-12 Education sector
  • Strong ability to plan and manage upward as well as across a team to deliver projects on time, on budget and exceeding client hopes
  • Strong group facilitation and presentation skills
  • Relentless commitment to accuracy and quality in service delivery
  • A willingness to pitch in and support the team to enable achievement of key business milestones


Why Us?

The PeopleBench crew are a diverse and passionate collective of professionals with career histories spanning the gamut of international consulting top tiers, education peaks and central government agencies. Today, we are joined in our ambition to transform education through better decisions, better workforces and better student outcomes.

We are a high growth SME scaling rapidly in Australia and experiencing market pull internationally.

We demonstrate creative entrepreneurial scale-up spirit, living and breathing our values every day:

  • Profit + Purpose
  • Collaborative practice
  • Excellence + Impact
  • Sustainable performance
  • Trust + Transparency

We’re a team who have big hearts, hold a big vision, and bring our deep technical and sector expertise to our work, and each other, every day.

Come join us.


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