Academy Projects & Operations Manager

Date: 27-Dec-2020

Location: NSW

Company: VGA

The Company

Volkswagen Group Australia is one of the world's leading automobile manufacturers, employing more than 600,000 people all around the world and selling its vehicles in more than 150 countries. Volkswagen Group Australia (VGA) is part of this success story. The wholly-owned subsidiary has its National Sales Centre based in Sydney home to some of Australia's most recognisable brands such as Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche, Lamborghini, Skoda and many more.

The Role

We are looking for a strategic and operational champion in the role of an Academy Projects & Operations Manager to deliver key projects for the Customer Experience and Academy function. Reporting to the National Customer Experience and Capability Manager, this role will be responsible for the overall operational efficiency of the Wolkswagen Academy, ensuring that each resource is fully optimized against business objectives. Key projects to be delivered include achieving Registered Organisation (RTO) status and the successful implementation of a new Learning Management System (LMS). 

This is a full-time maximum term 12 month maternity leave cover contract.

Selection Criteria

To qualify for this role, you will ideally have:

  • A Bachelor's degree in Business/Finance or equivalent;
  • Project Management capability and certification;
  • Experience in the implementation or administration of LMS;
  • Sound knowledge of regulatory environments and its operational implications;
  • Strong advisory, communication, leadership, and influencing skills;
  • Training program development;
  • Practical problem solving skills with an operational focus;
  • Financial acumen and an understanding of budgets;
  • Competence and confidence in decision making; and
  • Ability to charter Volkswagen's values (V-Way).
Why Volkswagen?

Working at Volkswagen not only provides tremendous opportunities for growth, personal development, and career opportunities, we also champion a workplace culture that thrives on passion, collaboration, efficiency, mindfulness, authenticity, and innovation. The benefits are what we like to call V-mazing – flex work, attractive lease-car rates for you and your family, generous paid parental leave, purchased annual leave scheme, life and salary continuance insurance, subsidised onsite café, and discretionary annual performance bonuses – to name a few!

Volkswagen is an equal employment opportunity employer. We encourage applications from all diverse backgrounds.

To support our desire to create a local talent pipeline, this role is only available for individuals who have permanent work rights in Australia.

If this sounds like the role for you to drive your career to great heights with a world-class organisation, APPLY NOW!! We are interviewing candidates for an immediate start!