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Managing Director

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Managing Director 

Industrial, Construction & General Engineering

Competitive plus Car Allowance, Bonus and Benefits

We are currently working with a world class organisation who specialise in the manufacture and installation of entry products and systems, who are making significant investment and as such are looking to recruit a Managing Director to take charge of their UK operations. The main responsibilities of this role will be to develop and execute a strategic road map for sales, targeting market penetration and growth, ensure profitability while managing all P&L to meet the corporate objectives and plans, reporting back to the HQ based in Germany.

What's in it for you?

An opportunity to lead a world class SME supplying niche products and services, looking to double in size through the identification of new markets and through the development of service level agreements.
A highly competitive salary, car allowance, bonus and benefits, working for a market leader in the supply of entry products and systems for the industrial, construction and other demanding sectors.
As Managing Director you will be required to:

Lead from the front, ensuring all employees buy into the vision and are mentored and developed to achieve corporate goals and objectives.
Set overall strategic direction with the board, implementing long-term business plans to achieve company objectives.
Manage the direction and growth, focusing on sales through both the current and new distribution networks.
Liaise with customers to establish technical requirements, feeding back to manufacturing in Germany, ensuring the successful delivery and installation managing the process through the companies SAP System. 
Work closely with the Sales Team to develop new business and new market penetration, whilst providing guidance within the sales strategy and process.
Set companywide KPI’s and plans to gauge performance, implementing corrective actions or improvements across the business to address concerns that will impact profitability.
Manage all P&L accounts, reporting back to the board in Germany on a monthly basis to deliver year on year growth to meet the corporate objectives and targets.
As Managing Director you will ideally have:

A degree qualification within a relevant subject
Knowledge of P&L, sales, operational management, distribution, customer service, requirement capture, installation and SAP.  
Proven experience of successfully managing an SME through significant growth.
Passion and drive, leading by example and inspiring your team to continuously develop their skills whilst delivering on the plans of the company.
A strong commercial awareness, being data rationale, able to set effective targets that are achievable to meet corporate goals and objectives., 
An adept ability to identify and close sales opportunities to ensure growth potential is realised through new products and via service level agreement and maintenance contracts.
Suitably qualified and experienced Managing Directors should apply directly or by contacting Mark Bignell on (phone number removed) or by emailing (url removed)

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency

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