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Marcus McKenzie

With a wealth of experience as a senior manager, Marcus is well placed to help those who are starting out, facing difficulties or hope to expand their business. He also co-owns his own business in the tourist and retail industries, so has a good understanding of the challenges involved.

Skills:

  • Finance-
  • Management-
  • Planning-

Industries:

  • Administrative and support services-
  • Financial and insurance services-
  • Tourism, hospitality, accommodation and food services-
  • Retail trade-
  • Manufacturing-

Spoken Languages:

  • English-

Primary Locations:

  • South Gippsland-
  • Latrobe Valley-
  • Sale-
  • Traralgon-
  • East Gippsland-
  • Bairnsdale-

Current Occupation:

Business Mentor , Guest Accommodation and Retail Shop Owner

Detailed CV:

Marcus has had a long and varied career in accounting and management in a range of large businesses. He has extensive experience in business management and processes, and now runs his own tourism and retail enterprise.

  • 1999-2004. Group Administration Manager at a large poultry producer. Responsible for 12 head office and eight site staff, debtors’ ledger, risk management, cash management and management reporting.
  • 2004-2006. National Credit Manager at a large dairy farmer co-operative. Oversaw 16 staff members, debtors’ ledger, board reporting and ledger reviews.
  • 2006-2007. Trade Debtors Insurance and Risk manager (contract role) with a large mining industry supplier, setting up ongoing management processes.
  • 2007. Reviewed all export accounts at a large paper and recycle company and worked on processes and procedures.
  • 2007-2014. Group Shared Services Manager at an edible oil and margarine company, responsible for shared services for accounts payable and business processes.
  • 2016-2018. Business Head – International Markets with a consulting company.
  • 2014-2018. President of a business tour company.
  • 2018- . Guest house and gift shop co-owner.

Qualifications:

  • Diploma in Management

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