Name: Deniz Kara
Job title: Project Coordinator
Division: Tech & Ops – Operational Delivery & Excellence
Location: Medibank Place, Melbourne
Where did you work before Medibank? In taxi regulation, doing policy and project related work.
What’s your most memorable career moment to date? Realising my passion for projects and innovation.
What attracted you to a role at Medibank? The strength of the brand, the organisational values, particularly the contribution to making better health more accessible to all Australians.
What is the first thing you do when you start a new job? Familiarise myself with the organisation’s core functions, understand my role and where I can contribute to the strategy and the vision.
What was your first paid job? A barista at Gloria Jeans Coffee ….I heart coffee.
What do your spend time doing when not working? Playing indoor soccer, readnig, travelling, and eating good food!
What is something that not many people know about you? I get really competitive playing Monopoly….oops.
What does ‘For Better Health’ mean to you? Taking a holistic approach to the health and well-being of individuals. I believe education and support enables people to make informed choices about their own health, to lead the best life they can.