Senior Management
Metal Finishing
Bonus + £8.5k Car Allowance + 8% Pension + 4x DIS

General Manager / Managing Director

Ref: 146| Posted: 13th Feb 2019

Our client, a well-established and growing industrial manufacturing organisation is undergoing a significant period of growth and expansion and has a requirement for a hands on General Manager / Managing Director to lead the development and modernisation of their impressive manufacturing and repair facilities in the North East of Scotland, near Aberdeen in the UK.


Reporting to the board the purpose of this role is to create a platform of modern manufacturing efficiency and develop their industrial manufacturing capability and engineering offering that will allow the organisations positive reputation in the industrial markets they serve to be best in class.


Key points of initial responsibility will include:

  • Review and evolve the organisations manufacturing processes, techniques and methods of working within their scalable industrial facility
  • Lead the organisations talented engineering workforce and continue to develop the team spirit and work ethics within it
  • Create a modern industrial working environment whilst taking into account the stage of modernisation the organisation is presently at
  • Identify, create and implement an ERP production reporting process integrating all departments throughout the facility
  • Review the production / manufacturing / repairing capability of the organisation and implement a programme of additional product / service offerings to customers that is reflective of the organisations capability such as multiple access CNC plant
  • Being fully responsible for the strategic vision, P&L and sustainable growth of the facility and be held accountable for the execution to that vision for your team whilst making your business a leaner, more efficient player in the UK market place. 


The preferred candidate is expected to be a high calibre engineer with demonstrable senior leadership experience from within an industrial environment such as fabrication facility, contract heavy machining environment, capital equipment manufacturer for Oil or Gas applications or similar within the UK. Strong commercial awareness, visionary and people influencing skills will be critical to being successful in this role.


Our client offers a superb career package that is in keeping with the organisations positive reputation.


Should you have this experience and wish to learn more please apply via the weblink in the first instance attaching a copy of your most recent CV.

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