Cycling Southland is seeking a General Manager to provide leadership for the organisation and realise opportunities for further development of the sport which covers grass roots cyclists to Olympians on the track & road.

The GM will manage the day to day operations of the organisation including staffing (paid & volunteer), financial management, development, events management & promotions. The development & maintenance of relationships with key stakeholders including community funders, sponsors & other cycling codes will also be important. Working closely with the Executive Committee, the GM will identify possible strategic opportunities for the organisation, develop a plan & make it happen!

The successful candidate will have the following:

  • Demonstrated success in a senior leadership/management role
  • Strategic planning & management experience
  • Good understanding of membership organisations
  • Strong marketing & communication skills, with experience identifying commercial opportunities and delivering stable and diverse revenue streams
  • A dynamic, energetic and motivated personality.

A tertiary qualification in business, management or a related discipline is preferred. For the right candidate this role could be less than 40 hours per week.

Join an award winning organisation and work with passionate people!

Closing date: Friday 12 September 2014

Contact Tracey Wayte at Progressive Consulting for an application pack on (03) 218 1854 or via email: