WVLX Saleyard Manager position

$100,000 + generous bonus for business growth, vehicle & phone.

The Western Victoria Livestock Exchange (WVLX) is a new regional saleyard currently under construction at Mortlake, VIC. WVLX will open in January 2018.

Working closely with the Administration Manager and reporting direct to the Board, you will have ultimate responsibility for the performance of the business and operation of the facility.

The role is simple:

  • Develop relationships with key stakeholders; agents, vendors, buyers and carriers
  • Manage the smooth operation of cattle sales
  • Be the public face of the business, liaising with all levels of media and public
  • Manage the maintenance of the facility
  • Demonstrate innovation and actions to grow the throughput of the saleyards

To be successful you will:

  • Have extensive experience in the livestock industry
  • Be driven by objective results
  • Be able to work with strong personalities
  • Be a leader

To help you be successful you will:

  • Have the support of a Board with a broad range of experience in agriculture and business
  • Manage a state of the art facility
  • Be well resourced to get the job done

This is a rare and exciting opportunity for a career livestock person to join the WVLX team and be involved in Australia’s newest saleyard, from construction to operation. Your fingerprints will be all over the business, with the brief to make it your own.

CV’s with a letter detailing your suitability can be sent to: admin@selxnsw.com.au by Friday 25th August 2017.