Head of Strategy and Business Operations

Atlassian - San Francisco, CA

Full-time
Atlassian is seeking a seasoned Head of Strategy and BizOps who is passionate about driving growth at a fast growing software company with a unique business model, and shaping the development of our Strategy & Business Operations team. If you are looking to make a big impact, partner with extraordinary talent, and play a key leadership role in driving the future of Atlassian we encourage you to join us in this exciting journey. You are a good fit if you are an awesome people leader and talent champion, are highly analytical, love to collaborate, know how to influence and drive results, have a strong eye for detail and a great sense of humor.

At Atlassian, the Strategy & Business Operations team is a high impact and visible team that works closely with product & business leaders across the company. Using your business insight, analytical skills and creativity, you will lead a talented team of people and partner directly with the VP Strategy and Finance, the CFO and our Product Group leaders in driving product strategy, growth, and business operations. You will set the standard for a world class SBO team and drive the operational cadence and analytical rigor that informs the current and future health of our business. You will help Atlassian focus on and drive investments on our highest growth opportunities and offer high-quality and actionable recommendations to business partners. You will drive the month-to-month and quarterly business operations cadence, increasing visibility and accountability around business metrics that drive growth. You will also be instrumental in framing long term strategy and growth goals for the organization, helping the company shape key initiatives to drive sustainable long term sources of revenue growth.

What you bring to the table:
Demonstrated success developing and leading high performing teams
A deep passion for Atlassian's mission to unleash the potential of every team
A belief that by working collaboratively to solve problems you come up with the most effective solutions
Problem framing and solving - envision, scope, structure, and execute upon strategic initiatives to drive business outcomes
Effective in delivering results - examples of executed strategies with measurable impact to the business
Strong analytical skills - ability to analyze data, derive key insights, diagnose business issues and design hypothesis driven strategy projectsInnovate on the craft - build new methodologies and techniques to solve business problems and/or attain higher level of leadership responsibilities within the stakeholder team
Drive the operational cadence for Atlassian, perfecting our frameworks to measure and track critical initiatives, and prepare the content for Executive Staff, Quarterly Business Reviews and Board Meetings
Excellent leadership and communication skills – written and verbal - to work with senior executives across various geographies and functions; well-versed with business and technical discussions
An in depth understanding of the SaaS business model and metrics
10+ years experience in high growth SW / tech industry, consulting, investment banking / VCMBA preferred

More about our benefits

Whether you work in an office or a distributed team, Atlassian is highly collaborative and yes, fun! To support you at work (and play) we offer some fantastic perks: ample time off to relax and recharge, flexible working options, five paid volunteer days a year for your favourite cause, an annual allowance to support your learning & growth, unique ShipIt days, a company paid trip after five years and lots more.

More about Atlassian

Creating software that empowers everyone from small startups to the who’s who of tech is why we’re here. We build tools like Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket, and Trello to help teams across the world become more nimble, creative, and aligned—collaboration is the heart of every product we dream of at Atlassian. From Amsterdam and Austin, to Sydney and San Francisco, we’re looking for people who want to write the future and who believe that we can accomplish so much more together than apart. At Atlassian, we’re committed to an environment where everyone has the autonomy and freedom to thrive, as well as the support of like-minded colleagues who are motivated by a common goal to: Unleash the potential of every team.

Additional Information

We believe that the unique contributions of all Atlassians is the driver of our success. To make sure that our products and culture continue to incorporate everyone's perspectives and experience we never discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or marital, veteran, or disability status.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.