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Salary: Competitive + Executive Benefits
Application date: 10th Jan 2020
An SME specialised in light engineering is looking to appoint a new Managing Director due to a forthcoming retirement. The new MD will be taking over a successful long standing tenure at an exciting time of growth and change for the business.
The diversity of markets is part of the key to success for the business, serving, rail, off highway, white goods, power-generation, mining, telecoms and motorsports to name a few. They have also grown the business on the fundamental principles of quality and customer service.
The successful applicant will enjoy complete autonomy in the future direction and strategy of the business and will have full shareholder support. They will ideally have experience in precision engineering in all forms and be an all rounder, comfortable in presenting and selling to key accounts whilst also capable of understanding how to achieve operational improvements.
There is change happening in the business now and the role will be to support this change whilst not driving wholesale for the sake of it and must ensure cultural sensitivity.