How To Write A Resume For A Business Analyst Role

How To Write A Resume For A Business Analyst Role

This article highlights important points that recent undergraduates or experienced hires should take into account when drafting their resume for business analyst roles. Since a resume serves as a snapshot and first impression of a candidate for a hiring manager, it needs to showcase a few key areas to attract attention and interest. Companies hiring …

Change Manager v Senior Change Manager

Change Manager v Senior Change Manager

The role of a Change Manager is to ensure the business is ready, minimise resistance and increase adoption for a change occurring whether it be a people, system, process or regulatory. A change manager will do this by implementing change management strategies and plans, supporting communications and training efforts and effectively engaging with the business …

Challenges of Recruiting in the General Insurance Market

Challenges of Recruiting in the General Insurance Market

Attracting, hiring, and retaining Insurance talent requires a well thought out process and a deep understanding of the market and its unique challenges. But what are the current challenges Insurance firms are facing right now? “Main challenges in recruiting in GI is it’s such a small world, often clients and candidates may know each other. …

The Changing Landscape of the Australian Insurance Talent market

The Changing Landscape of the Australian Insurance Talent market

Significant changes have occurred in the Life Insurance industry over the last few years with banks and wealth managers selling their life insurance interests, while several niche players have entered the market with differentiated offerings. The result of this activity has meant fewer major players and a significant increase in new business and market share …

Quarterly Advice Industry Landscape report October 2019

Quarterly Advice Industry Landscape report October 2019

Chris Gordon, leader of our Advice recruitment team, has shared with us his latest quarterly Advice Industry Landscape report… The government announced an extension to the deadline for advisers to complete the FASEA exam as well as meet FASEA’s qualification requirements. Under the new requirements, advisers who were registered on the Financial Adviser Register prior …

Expert career tips for the Advice sector post-royal commission

Expert career tips for the Advice sector post-royal commission

Change is upon us and while many have mixed emotion regarding this, others have been heavily affected. Banks and large institutions have been key drivers for this much-needed revolution however, while many are pleased to see this movement, others are overlooking the reality of who is actually being affected by it. With the royal commission …

The Resurrection of the Specialist Recruiter (who never actually died!)

The Resurrection of the Specialist Recruiter (who never actually died!)

Author: Matt Kirk. matt.kirk@profusiongroup.com The word ‘Specialist’ is a word that gets thrown around a lot these days. Every agency recruiter seems to ‘specialise’ in something (in most cases more than one thing) so when you hear the inevitable noun that is now synonymous with us (recruiters) you can almost sense the inaudible groan on …

Which Change Analyst Does Your Business Need?

Which Change Analyst Does Your Business Need?

My clients often ask to find them a change analyst. When taking the brief, I have found that this role is viewed quite differently across the market. The role seems to fit into one of two categories: a junior change manager OR a change-focused business analyst.   A Junior Change Manager? When taking a brief …

Connecting an Arts Degree and a career in Business

Connecting an Arts Degree and a career in Business

You might think that having a Degree in Fine Art has little to no relevance for a career in recruitment or even business, and many people would probably agree with you. However, to the surprise of many, there are experiences and skills you can utilise from an Arts Degree that are invaluable to a career …

Wealth Management Market Update

Wealth Management Market Update

Industry Landscape: The end of 2018 saw a large increase in the number of advisers joining licensees, as they attempted to beat the FASEA education requirement deadline that applies to new advisers joining the industry from January 1st this year. The increase saw more than half of the entire years’ worth of new adviser authorisations …