Recruiter: Consilium Recruit
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000
Application date: 22nd Feb 2019
An automotive tier one supplier is currently seeking a General Manager to join their business. As the General Manager you will be accountable for continuous development & improvement of the business and act as the face of the business to its customers.
As the General Manager your job is to establish & implement overall activities and plans necessary to ensure the achievement of the business objectives, eg:
Business plan (long/mid/short term),
Customer performance & business development
Operational efficiency improvement
Budget (Sales/G.P./Expenses/Operational profit/manpower etc)
To lead the whole team on a daily basis to achieve high standards in QCDMSE with clear and continuous plans in place to ensure achievement.
Develop ideas & future strategies to improve operating efficiency in QCDMSE and business performance
Develop appropriate strategies to ensure the business has capability to meet longer term objectives.
Maximise operating efficiencies based on actual production volumes
Support CEO to achieve the related objectives of the team & Group
Establish the team procedures and processes to ensure appropriate work flow systems are efficient and effective.
To develop, maintain and improve successful relationships with the Suppliers and Customers.
Ensure compliance with procurement, competition law and other legislative requirements in line with Corporate Governance.
To provide regular reports on progress of investigations and work in progress to the Group Management &/or respective customers according to their requirements.
BA degree required engineering degree preferred
Minimum of 5+ years of progressively responsible leadership experience in a manufacturing environment is required; with at least 3-4 years in a plant manager role.
Tier 1 Automotive Experience is required
Excellent communication skills are required