The vice president (VP)/general manager is an executive who oversees all departments of a business. The VP/general manager must be skilled in leading multiple teams, finance, human resources, operations, and other types of departments, depending on the business. Usually, the vice president and general manager roles are separate, but in some cases they are a name for the same position.
Vice President (VP), General Manager Tasks
Determine and formulate policies and business strategies and provide overall direction of an organization.
Plan, direct, and coordinate operational activities at the highest level of management with the help of subordinate managers.