What is Australia Institute of Management and How does it Assess Candidates?

The Australian Institute of Management assesses the skills of senior-level managers and CEOs. These candidates are required to meet specific criteria for the level of qualifications, training, and work experience.

Positions that Prospective Candidates can nominate themselves for Australian Institute of Management

  • Chief Executive or Managing Director (111111)
  • Corporate General Manager (111211)
  • Sales and Marketing Manager (131112)
  • Advertising Manager (131113)
  • Public Relations Manager (131114)
  • Human Resource Manager (132311)
  • Engineering Manager (133211)
  • Supply and Distribution Manager (133611)
  • Procurement Manager (133612)

Criteria for Getting Your Application Assessed

Chief Executive or Managing Director

Following is the criteria for this position –

  • Currently, holds or must have held earlier the most senior management position in an organization over a continuous period of 3 years
  • Have successful and proven experience in a top management position at the level of corporate general manager or equivalent before being appointed as a CEO or Managing Director
  • Be an owner of a business or report directly to the Board of Business Directors
  • Be responsible for implementing policies and strategies across the entire business or organization
  • Be responsible for designing, developing and implementing financial budget for the whole business or organization

Corporate General Manager

Following is the criteria for this position –

  • Have or have had held the position in an organization for a continuous period of at least three years
  • Have a relevant experience in the position being prior to the position of Corporate General Manager
  • Reports directly to the CEO, Managing Director or Board of Directors or the owner of the business
  • Have the authority to make decisions over a wide range of responsibilities

Senior Functional Manager

Candidates coming under this category are:

  • Sales and Marketing Manager
  • Advertising Manager
  • Human Resource Manager
  • Engineering Manager
  • Supply and Distribution Manager

In order to be assessed as a Senior Functional Manager, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Have a proven record in the functional manager position over a continuous period of 3 years
  • Hold the senior-most position in the functional area of responsibility within the organization
  • Should have been reporting directly to the owner of the business, Corporate General Manager or Chief Executive Officer
  • Should have proven successful experience in wide range of managerial responsibilities

Submission of your Documents

You need to fill an online Application for Management Skills Assessment and will also need to provide all the required personal documents and supporting documents. Fill up the form carefully as an incomplete form submitted, will not be reviewed.

Fee for Assessment

You need to pay a fee of AUD $550 excluding GST for the assessment. This fee is non-refundable.

You can download the application form here.