1220.0 - Australian Standard Classification of Occupations (ASCO) Second Edition, 1997  
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GENERALIST MANAGERS interpret, analyse, administer and review the law and public policy or determine the overall direction of the organisations they represent. They also administer businesses conducting operations such as building and construction, importing, exporting, wholesaling and manufacturing.

Most occupations in this major group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification or at least 5 years relevant experience. In some instances relevant experience is required in addition to the formal qualification.

Tasks performed by Generalist Managers typically include formulating and implementing the policy of companies, institutions, authorities or Commonwealth Government, State/Territory and local governments, diplomatic missions and legal and judicial processes. They direct the operations of companies, governments, authorities and institutions; identify local and overseas business opportunities and determine the mix of products and services to be provided; and consult and negotiate with clients.

Occupations in this sub-major group are classified into the following minor groups:

This section contains the following subsection :
          111 General Managers and Administrators
          119 Miscellaneous Generalist Managers

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