Come join our team at SIMS!

Apply your exceptional operational leadership skills to achieve long term sustainability and help protect our marine and estuarine environments.

We are seeking a General Manager with solid, hands-on experience to provide high-level project management, financial, administrative and strategic support to enable delivery of the Institute’s goals. Overseeing the day-to-day operation of the Institute, the GM supports the work of the CEO, bringing the Institute’s overarching strategy to life, ensuring alignment of activity to strategy and building sustainability through effective strategic, financial and operational management.

If you have operational leadership experience, preferably in a not-for profit setting, and a desire to lead an organisation working in purpose-driven ways, this role is for you. Strong leadership, interpersonal and influencing skills to manage and develop internal and external stakeholder relations are critical to success in this role.  The role will require a self-motivated leader with strong project management and problem-solving skills and excellent decision-making credentials honed in complex environments. Your understanding of risk management, relevant regulatory environment and sound business principles are essential.

To be successful, you will be degree qualified, a lateral thinker with well-developed analytical, problem-solving and research skills and an ability to develop innovative solutions.

Importantly, you will have a genuine commitment to SIMS’s vision and strategy.

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