General Manager

Posted Date: Sep 06, 2017
Expiry Date: Nov 05, 2017
Location: Central Ontario
Tags: Planning, Leadership, Bachner, CEO, Management, Strategic, Ontario

AgStep Inc.


General Manager

Location: Central Ontario



Our client is a progressive, well capitalized, multi-service ag supply business located in Central Ontario, just east of the GTA and on the doorstep of Ontario’s Kawartha Lakes playground. They seek a capable General Manager responsible for providing successful leadership, direction and oversight to the organization’s business, employees, equipment and facilities according to a developed strategic direction.


In this key and influential role, the General Manager will provide expert leadership, operational planning and management, human resources planning and management, financial planning and management, community and stakeholder relations and risk management to the business. Key areas of focus will be human capital development, finance & analytics, and business development & profitability.


Key competencies/experiences will include:

  • Post secondary advanced degree- MBA preferred but not required
  • Significant experience in a leadership and management capacity
  • Demonstrated knowledge of agribusiness marketing, operations and finance
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and strengthen partnerships, assess business opportunities and negotiate appropriate agreements
  • Proven management and leadership skills including staffing, orientation, coaching, evaluations, training and development etc., and the ability to achieve results through others
  • Proven professional management communication, interpersonal, persuasion and presentation skills
  • Proven organization and planning skills including imparting vision, strategic thinking and planning and being results-oriented


If you have the desire to move a business forward and the skills to meet this challenging position located in one of Ontario’s most desirable areas, please apply now and contact Mike Bachner, Managing Partner and Recruiting Manager- Eastern Canada, at AgStep Inc. via the email above or 519-284-2793 (toll free 1-866-519-2793). All correspondence is confidential. Applicants must be fully entitled to work in Canada to be considered.


AgStep Inc.

Canada’s Premier Agrifood Industry Recruitment Firm

Toll Free Confidential Phone: 1-866-519-2793

Applicants must be fully entitled to work in Canada to be considered.

Eastern Canadian Office: 12 Margaret Court, P.O. Box 1031, St. Marys, ON, N4X 1B7


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