The Role of the Managing Director
The managing director plays a pivotal role in the organisation. Representing the interests of both management and the board, the managing director must balance competing sets of responsibilities in order to successfully contribute to company performance.
The Role of the Managing Director course closely examines the unique role and responsibilities of the modern managing director. The course provides you with an opportunity to fine-tune your knowledge of what’s expected of the managing director, as well as processes and strategies to effectively manage the various aspects of the role.
Facilitated by highly regarded and experienced directors, The Role of the Managing Director also reviews the relationship between the managing director and the board, and how the strength of this relationship is crucial to achieving the organisation’s objectives.
Who should attend?
The Role of the Managing Director has been developed for managing directors, directors and chairmen who wish to further their understanding of the managing director’s role within the organisation. It’s recommended that participants have completed the Company Directors Course.
How will I benefit?
Upon completion of the course, you will be able to:
- Understand the unique role and responsibilities of the managing director.
- Identify the skills required to balance the competing manager and director duties.
- Appreciate the importance of a strong relationship between the managing director and the board, the CEO and senior management.
- Outline the role of the managing director in developing and communicating company strategy.
Mode of study
Interactive facilitated session
The Role of the Managing Director course is also offered through our In-Boardroom service.
3.5 hour session
For Directors by Directors
The Role of the Managing Director is presented by professional subject specialists and practising directors with experience working across a range of boards. On the day you will have opportunities to discuss specific issues with the facilitator and network with your peers.
For more information please contact your State Office.
Please ensure you have read and understood the Cancellation Policy.