POSITION: Managing Director

NATURE OF BUSINESS: Leadership Development Consulting Business

JOB LOCATION: Johannesburg

REPORTS TO: Shareholder


SUMMARY OF EXECUTIVE OPPORTUNITY: Lead and drive the growth of a sustainable revenue-generating business, with an emphasis on selling a specific, proprietary suite of Talent Management (Assessment and Development) tools to EXCO-level and key decision makers within client organisations, and creating and driving the execution and facilitation of the resultant development programmes within those organisations.

GROUP BACKGROUND: The business was established in 2014 as an entity to meet growing demand for a specific set of Assessment and Development tools in the South African and Sub-Saharan African market. The Assessment and Development tools are based upon a global platform which has a 40 year track record and which has been tried and tested in the Southern African market with positive results and feedback


·          Ideally a qualified Clinical or Industrial Psychologist

·          Strong interest and experience in Organisational Design and Leadership Development gained either in a human capital consulting or an in-house capacity

·          A proven track record of both developing and executing new business, initiating and managing sustainable relationships with the leadership of corporate entities of varying sizes across different industry sectors


·          Must possess the drive to take ownership of building a new business from the ground up into a significant revenue generator

·          Must possess the gravitas and credibility required to sell at a senior level and to become a trusted adviser to organisations

·          The ability to identify and develop opportunities within potential clients and to on-sell further work within existing clients


Note: Woodburn Mann will verify the qualifications of candidates prior to client interview. Should you be interviewed by Woodburn Mann you will be asked to sign a consent form to permit us to verify your qualifications. Scanned copies of your degrees and diplomas may be asked for and can be sent to us when sending us your educational and career details.