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General Manager

A long-established packaging company is looking to appoint a General Manager. Our client is looking for a strong technically minded candidate who comes from an operations/production/manufacturing background within the packaging industry, rather than sales or account management.

As General Manager the role will lead the development and execution of the company’s medium to long-term strategy to achieve solid top-line growth. You will develop and implement the business plan, monitor progress and review. The aim will be to increase and strengthen market share and opportunities within the business.

We are looking for a strong leader who can take the reins of the organisation and lead the coordination of all site related activities and business processes.

You will use your operational knowledge to oversee and exceed expectations for productivity and workflow; supporting the production team in further developing lead-times, quality and cost competitiveness through operational excellence initiatives.

Candidates must demonstrate strong people skills, and possess a robust combination of technical expertise, business acumen and can-do attitude.

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up to £80k pa

General Manager

England, UK

Published on 25 Apr 2019