General Manager, Racing | Fisher Leadership
Permanent
Melbourne, Victoria
Close Date: 05/07/2019
REF: GRVgmr0519
Applications for this listing are closed

General Manager, Racing

Permanent
Melbourne, Victoria
Close Date: 05/07/2019
REF: GRVgmr0519
  • Senior executive position, based in Melbourne, Australia
  • Champion animal welfare and integrity
  • Build the excitement of Victorian greyhound racing
  • Innovate to build a sustainable future for stakeholders

The Position
As a key member of the GRV executive leadership team, the General Manager, Racing will be instrumental in delivering exciting and attractive racing programs, registrations and other racing related operational activities; and maintaining animal welfare at the heart of the sport.
Reporting into the Chief Executive, the new General Manager, Racing will be an experienced, strategic leader with a track record of contributing to and enhancing the ongoing success of an organisation. The position will be responsible for leading a highly motivated team, creating an exceptional racing customer experience and growing the sport of greyhound racing.
The successful candidate will actively engage with greyhound racing participants and clubs, be visible across a diverse range of stakeholders and have a highly refined consultative approach and be compelling, whilst maintaining credibility. Exceptional written and verbal communication skills are essential to this position as is the ability to use data insights and analytics in decision making. You will have a keen interest in or a deep understanding of the racing industry and be committed to the integrity in greyhound racing.
The Organisation
Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) regulates and promotes greyhound racing at the state level with animal welfare and integrity as its key priorities. Contributing significantly to the state economy, Victorian greyhound racing is a vibrant and exciting sport with a substantive future, it is trusted and accountable, closely engaged with participants and local communities. GRV is dedicated to ensuring greyhounds are respected with the utmost care and responsibility throughout their entire lives.
For more information visit: www.grv.org.au
To apply – please go to fisherleadership.com and click on ‘APPLY ONLINE’ using reference GRVgmr0519, addressing your cover letter and resume to David Baber or Anj Popat, of Fisher Leadership, or call +61 1300 347 437 for further information.
For a copy of the PD, please click here: Position Description

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