Managing Director

Recruiter
Star Employment Services
Location
Yardley
Salary
£65,000 per annum
Posted
29 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client based just outside of Coventry are looking for a Managing Director to lead the company in the right direction, they should be an over achiever, with a successful business record and previous experience in a similar role. The company supply to a number of prolific UK and European businesses.


This key role will be responsible for:

  • Controlling the direction of the company.
  • Deciding the budgets for the company.
  • Targeting and initiating business partnerships with other companies.
  • Driving the culture of the business.
  • Overseeing employment and ensuring there are enough staff (right people and skill sets).
  • Building and maintaining an effective management team.
  • Identifying risks and ensuring appropriate strategies are in place.
  • Ensuring correct practices are in place.
  • Attending board meetings and other presentations.
  • Driving profitability and growth of the business.
  • Assuming full accountability for the board for all company operations.

The successful Candidate will offer the following skills:

  • Ideally the candidate will be qualified to degree level in material science, engineering, chemistry or physics.
  • Experience within the packaging industry.
  • They will also have a Managerial degree of MBA or higher.
  • Bi lingual is an advantage.
  • Visionary leadership.
  • The ability to motivate a workforce.
  • Effective management and delegation.
  • PR and presentation skills.
  • Understanding of a multifaceted business operation.
  • Strong financial acumen.
  • Planning and forecasting.
  • In depth knowledge of markets and changing business environments.
  • Complex problem solving.
  • Effective decision making.

The courage to make difficult decisions when required.