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General Manager - Jondaryan Woolshed

Advertiser: HB Group (Qld) Pty LtdMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
12 Jun 2018
Location
Toowoomba & Darling Downs
Salary
Car included
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Government & Defence, Government - Local

General Manager - Jondaryan Woolshed

The HB Group is currently seeking a dynamic and proactive General Manager to oversee the operational efficiency of the iconic Jondaryan Woolshed, half an hour’s drive from Toowoomba city. Reporting to a Board of Directors, the General Manager will be responsible for the strategic and financial administration of this heritage listed, historic museum.

Open to the public seven (7) days per week for individuals and tour groups, the Jondaryan Woolshed also hosts numerous large and well-promoted events throughout the year, as well as offering a functions centre for weddings and other private celebrations. The General Manager (in conjunction with a team of professionals) will be responsible for ensuring the success of these events and functions, as well as the following key responsibilities:

  • Managing the day-today activities ensuring cost effectiveness and goals are achieved
  • Enhancing the Jondaryan Woolshed’s reputation and promoting the facility
  • Developing strategic business plans including future growth areas, outlining business financial projections and expectations for the business
  • Creating budgets and overseeing financial management to ensure operational success
  • Human Resources activities including recruitment, performance management, and staff training
  • Setting the pricing for events, functions, accommodation etc to ensure the facility is run within budget
  • Attending Board and action meetings
  • Ensuring Workplace Health and Safety legislation, codes of practice and guidelines are adhered to and practiced
  • Developing and implementing new business opportunities to attract events and functions to the Woolshed (in conjunction with the Board)

Applicants should possess the following qualifications, experience and personal attributes:

  • A Bachelor Degree in Business/Events/Tourism and/or extensive experience in staff and facilities management
  • Experience in the business management of an events/functions venue
  • Basic operational knowledge of farm management/animal husbandry (desirable)
  • Demonstrated experience in providing financial, specialised, technical & professional advice
  • Excellent organisational and planning skills
  • The ability to work flexible hours to meet the requirements of the position

An attractive annual salary is on offer to the successful candidate, plus the inclusion of a motor vehicle.

To apply, please forward your current Resume to the HB Group via SEEK by Wednesday 20 June 2018 or for a detailed Position Description, please contact recruitment@hb.net.au

The HB Group is currently seeking a dynamic and proactive General Manager to oversee the operational efficiency of the iconic Jondaryan Woolshed, half an hour’s drive from Toowoomba city. Reporting to a Board of Directors, the General Manager will be responsible for the strategic and financial administration of this heritage listed, historic museum.

Open to the public seven (7) days per week for individuals and tour groups, the Jondaryan Woolshed also hosts numerous large and well-promoted events throughout the year, as well as offering a functions centre for weddings and other private celebrations. The General Manager (in conjunction with a team of professionals) will be responsible for ensuring the success of these events and functions, as well as the following key responsibilities:

  • Managing the day-today activities ensuring cost effectiveness and goals are achieved
  • Enhancing the Jondaryan Woolshed’s reputation and promoting the facility
  • Developing strategic business plans including future growth areas, outlining business financial projections and expectations for the business
  • Creating budgets and overseeing financial management to ensure operational success
  • Human Resources activities including recruitment, performance management, and staff training
  • Setting the pricing for events, functions, accommodation etc to ensure the facility is run within budget
  • Attending Board and action meetings
  • Ensuring Workplace Health and Safety legislation, codes of practice and guidelines are adhered to and practiced
  • Developing and implementing new business opportunities to attract events and functions to the Woolshed (in conjunction with the Board)

Applicants should possess the following qualifications, experience and personal attributes:

  • A Bachelor Degree in Business/Events/Tourism and/or extensive experience in staff and facilities management
  • Experience in the business management of an events/functions venue
  • Basic operational knowledge of farm management/animal husbandry (desirable)
  • Demonstrated experience in providing financial, specialised, technical & professional advice
  • Excellent organisational and planning skills
  • The ability to work flexible hours to meet the requirements of the position

An attractive annual salary is on offer to the successful candidate, plus the inclusion of a motor vehicle.

To apply, please forward your current Resume to the HB Group via SEEK by Wednesday 20 June 2018 or for a detailed Position Description, please contact recruitment@hb.net.au

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