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      Alternative Title:
        Chief Operating Officer

      Plans, organises, directs, controls and reviews the day-to-day operations and major functions of a commercial, industrial, governmental or other organisation through departmental managers and subordinate executives.

      Skill Level: 1


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    Average Income:
    The average salary for a Corporate General Manager is $ 149,807 for male employees and $ 120,504 for female employees per year.
    Average Age: Males: 46.6 Females: 44.1 Persons: 45.9
    [See: www.abs.gov.au 1112 General managers - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016]

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    Visa processing times-months (90%)
    For 457 or 186 DE visa:
    Excludes positions have a nominated base salary of less than AUD$180,001 UNLESS they involve an intra-corporate transfer to which an international trade obligation applies.

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    Corporate General Manager job description, duties and education requirements


      GENERAL MANAGERS plan, organise, direct, control and review the day-to-day operations and major functions of commercial, industrial, government and defence organisations through departmental managers and subordinate executives.

      Indicative Skill Level:

      In Australia and New Zealand:

        Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).

      Tasks Include:
      • planning policy, and setting standards and objectives for organisations
      • providing day-to-day direction and management of organisations, and directing and endorsing policy to fulfil objectives, achieve specific goals, and maximise profit and efficiency
      • assessing changing situations and responding accordingly by issuing commands and directives to subordinate staff
      • consulting with immediate subordinates and departmental heads on matters such as methods of operation, equipment requirements, finance, sales and human resources
      • authorising the funding of major policy implementation programs
      • representing the organisation at official occasions, in negotiations, at conventions, seminars, public hearings and forums, and liaising between areas of responsibility
      • preparing, or arranging for the preparation of, reports, budgets and forecasts, and presenting them to governing bodies
      • selecting and managing the performance of senior staff
      • may undertake responsibility for some or all of accounting, sales, marketing, human resources and other specialist operations


      Sources: www.abs.gov.au and DIBP

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