Following a successful recent acquisition, this supplier of industrial equipment to the energy, utilities & defence sectors, is now in a position to expand its senior team with the recruitment of an Interim Managing Director. Initially a six-month fixed term assignment the position could be offered on a permanent basis should all parties be in agreement.
Location: Milton Keynes
Salary: £ 80,000 - £ 95,000 + benefits
Suitable for: Managing Director, Operations Manager, Operations Director, Business Unit Manager, Business Unit Director.
You will have a proven track record as a Managing Director / General Manager / Operations Director or similar within a complex engineering company and will have P&L responsibility for the business operations.
Direct, motivate and develop existing staff Lead all site operations Achieve growth in sales and profitability Identify areas for improvement and investment Identify new product and market opportunities and execute a successful business strategy plan Maximise the asset utilisation of the business and establish capital expenditure needs Resolve issues and implement corrective actions where necessary Set expectations for subordinates and provide performance feedback Set and monitor product standards to ensure finished products are of the prescribed customer specification and quality Review stock storage system and facility implementing improvements Instil a culture of continuous improvement
Ideally degree educated or equivalent, you will have held full P&L responsibility of a complex engineering business. Strong leadership skills, someone who can empower and motivate. Financially and commercially astute Strong and robust character, interested in people development Being highly analytical and inquisitive with the ability to understand how to implement continuous improvement and bring about effective change.