Established in 1963, the Alpine Group is a Wanaka based, family owned business with interests in Aviation, Tourism, Pastoral Farming and the Processing & Export of Petfoods and Nutraceuticals. Their intimate knowledge of the Southern Alps and Fiordland ensure their tourism brands deliver unforgettable and authentic New Zealand wilderness experiences. Key brands include Minaret Station, Alpine Helicopters and Southern Lakes Heliski. For more information, please see www.alpinegroup.co.nz
Reporting to and working closely with the Managing Director and Board, this newly created role will contribute as an integral part of the Senior Leadership Team managing the day to day operations primarily across the Tourism, Aviation and Administration functions of the business based at Wanaka. You will be responsible for leading and driving a collaborative, energised team and your strategic skillset will provide input into the direction of the overall business. Additionally, you will manage and/or oversee the Group’s finances and related reporting including identifying trends and managing risks and opportunities along with the marketing, communications, compliance, HR and IT functions and partnerships.
The Alpine Group is ever evolving and there will be the opportunity to manage a variety of interesting projects and drive a strong, fun culture. You will champion process improvement and bring rigour and process to the business.
Your Skills & Experience
To succeed in this role you will be an experienced leader with a strong commercial skillset. Business development, successful project delivery and the ability to analyse data and drive activities that improve company performance and, crucially, customer experience will be imperative. You will possess exceptional interpersonal skills, understand best practice governance and contribute critically and creatively around the Board table.
The Alpine Group is looking for a visionary individual who has a track record of delivering improvement and success. Experience in a similar position will have provided our ideal candidate with solid generalist skills and a strong commercial acumen to add value in the role.
This role is an exciting new opportunity and the successful applicant will be joining a dynamic and highly regarded family owned business delivering incredible experiences to their clients every day in one of the New Zealand’s most enviable lifestyle destinations. For more information on the region please visit www.lakewanaka.co.nz
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Please submit your CV and cover letter outlining your experience related to the role and why you are interested in the position by clicking on the appropriate ‘Apply’ button. Initial enquiries can be made to Sally Wynn-Williams on 027 478 5554.
Applications close at 5pm 21 January, 2019.