About the role
As a result of a restructure our UGL Defence division has an exciting opportunity for a General Manager to lead our Defence business nationally based in either our Melbourne, Sydney or Brisbane office.
Reporting to the Executive General Manager you will develop, direct and control the sales, commercial strategies and project delivery activities of the Defence business nationally.
You will be accountable for participating in the development and implementation of strategic planning activities and identifying business opportunities to build on existing long term relationships and deliver sustainable growth in this market sector. This role requires a senior leader with a successful track record in achieving and exceeding safety, revenue, and profitability objectives in a maintenance, engineering and construction operational delivery environment in the Defence industry.
•Ability to develop and implement business plans to deliver growth outcomes aligned to business objectives
•Proven background in building and leading operations and projects in a multi-discipline self-perform environment
•Ability to build a high performing team and a continuous improvement culture
•Sound business and commercial acumen
•Excellent relationship building, problem solving and negotiation skills
•A strong knowledge and network within the resources sector
•An appropriate Tertiary qualification from an accredited institution
This is a fantastic opportunity for a professional individual to join a top-tier organisation, and perfect for someone who thrives working in a fast-paced environment.
What we offer
•Diverse opportunities to grow, back yourself and achieve
•Pathways for you to succeed and the space for you to carve your own journey
•Competitive group remuneration and benefits including: health and wellbeing program with company-funded salary continuance insurance
•flexible work arrangements, have a chat to us around how this can work for you
•A culture that values diversity and innovation, evolving with market changes and new technologies