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Manager Regional Operations Dairy Australia

  • Leadership Position
  • Management Role – Southbank based
  • Strong Communication and Collaboration focus

Dairy Australia provides services in the areas of research, development and change management/extension, promotion, trade, issues management and information management to the dairy industry.  Their focus is to ensure the industry is internationally competitive, innovative and sustainable dairy industry with the aim of delivering the world's best service.

The Manager - Regional Operations sits within the Farm Productivity and Capability Group who’s focus is to deliver programs that drive profitability and productivity of Australia's dairy farmers.  The purpose of the Manager-Regional Operations is to manage the critical relationship with the eight Regional Development Programs (RDP’s) as this is Dairy Australia's primary vehicle for investment into the regions. This role will work closely with both management and the board’s of the RDP’s to ensure they have the financial capability, human resources and extension reach to deliver agreed program outcomes. The role also plays a key role in ensuring the RDP’s have appropriate operational governance and management structures in place to deliver agreed programs.

To be successful in this role, you will have extensive (7-10 years) experience within a leadership position within an agribusiness environment and be able to demonstrate an ability to execute strategy and operational planning. Key to this position is the ability to communicate effectively with both internal and external stakeholders, therefore the successful candidate must have a demonstrated project management and organisational skills. The position is a key leadership position within the organisation and future opportunities to progress through the business will be available for high performing candidates.

An excellent remuneration package is on offer to attract candidates of the highest calibre. If you would like further information on this great opportunity, please contact Nigel Crawley on 1300 380 701.


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