General Manager

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  • Sector:

    General engineering & manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    Highly competitive - Depending on experience

  • Contact:

    Fraser Nibbs

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  • Contact phone:

    07947 342669

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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A General Manager is required to lead the manufacturing operations for this extrusion plastics business. The company are a rapidly expanding company that supplies building products to the construction and home improvements industry across the UK. The General Manager will be instrumental in developing the site into a streamlined manufacturing facility. 

The General Manager duties will include: 

  • Lead all operational activities for the manufacturing facility. 
  • Meet and exceed demanding KPI's and service levels in relation to safety, quality, productivity, and budgetary targets.
  • Focus on promoting a 'continuous improvement and right first-time culture', whilst also sharing direct responsibility for the overall success of the business, including the impact on corporate goals and objectives.

The General Manager will have: 

  • Hands-on leadership skills gained at a senior level, along with the ability to lead and mentor teams through periods of high-pressure, growth and programme/product launches
  • A good degree of business know-how and familiarity with P&L controls, budgetary management and reporting of progress against commercial milestones or deliverables
  • Strong presentation, communication and customer facing skills, backed by a solid grasp of team building, skills development, performance analysis and resource planning activities
  • A genuine and practical understanding of production planning, involving capacity versus demand, as well as stock control/management and KPI's

For further details, please contact Fraser Nibbs on 07947 342669 or

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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