General Manager

  • Manufacturing company
  • Full responsibility for P&L, strategic direction & growth
  • Complete autonomy in role

Client details

Our client is a manufacturing business based in Sydney who form part of a global group and are a world leader within their field. Our client is seeking a General Manager, who in line with strategic objectives, will be responsible for developing channel operations within Australia and adjacent markets.


The role of General Manager will take full responsibility for the business including P&L accountability, strategic direction and growth, the role is highly specialized and requires expertise in manufacturing.  Responsibility for a workforce of circa 30 people;

Your responsibilities will include:
  • Manage manufacturing business based in Sydney to include Operations, Health & Safety plus Commercial teams
  • Manage construction business overseeing all bids, manage the contract team and all financial operations
  • Oversee the commercial development of the business
  • Identify opportunities within Australia and wider territory
  • Develop sales budgets and annual strategic plan
  • Create strong customer support services

To be successful, you will have:
  • Proven leadership capabilities with multi-functional task-oriented teams
  • Experience of coaching and developing direct reports
  • Strong focus on customer satisfaction
  • Full understanding around financials, budgets and pricing
  • Prior experience of Manufacturing and Construction Operational Management is essential

This role is offering a salary of $180k - $210k base + super + bonus.