General Manager, Australia

Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Salary:
Contact: David Braham

Our client is a respected and highly profitable, local subsidiary of an international freight, shipping and logistics services business. With a unique market and service offering, a complex stakeholder group and a focus on growth, they are now seeking a well-rounded, senior executive to drive their commercial outcomes and strategic agenda.

Reporting offshore, the GM will be responsible for leading all business operations from strategy development through to delivery and execution. This will include:

Assessing and developing the Australian strategy and vision

Leading and developing a cross functional, high performing team

Developing and executing an appropriate customer and stakeholder strategy

Identifying and evaluating growth opportunities including new services, JVs, alliances or potential M&A activity

Identifying opportunities to improve operational efficiency

Key role in the global leadership team

The successful candidate will be tertiary qualified and have an excellent track history of success, operating at GM level, gained from an industrial services environment such as logistics, freight, shipping or infrastructure based services. You will be an agent of change with the gravitas and maturity to navigate complex stakeholders and exceptional leadership capability. You will be highly commercial and able to convert strategy into top and bottom line outcomes. Experience working with JVs, alliances or M&A activity will be highly regarded.

Please contact David Braham at Six Degress Executive on 03 8613 3533 for a confidential discussion or simply click the APPLY button.