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General Manager - Enterprises


Reference: 3950864

  • Based in Cairns - Full time
  • Senior role with a leading indigenous organisation
  • Competitive salary package negotiable on relevant experience

An exciting opportunity exists to join the Cape York Partnership as General Manager - Enterprises.

The Cape York Partnership ( is one of the leading indigenous organisations in Australia. Comprised of eleven operating Divisions, it is active in policy and leadership reform as well as education, employment and indigenous business development, home ownership, health and wellbeing, language and culture reform.

As General Manager - Enterprises, you will be responsible for driving the Cape York Enterprises function including growing the existing portfolio businesses, developing new opportunities, undertaking corporate advisory mandates and leading CYP's economic policy work.

Reporting to the CEO (Fiona Jose), you will work very closely with the Board of CYP (and in particular the Chair of the Board Enterprises Subcommittee, David Jones), as well as key members of the management team, in particular the General Managers and respective subsidiary boards of portfolio businesses.

This role is based in Cairns and it is highly preferable that the candidate reside in Cairns. Experience in private equity, investment banking or management consulting sectors is essential. The candidate should also have experience in general management, including operational and financial management in a corporate environment.

Applications Close: 28 Feb 2018