General Manager Packaging Sector

Posted 2 weeks ago

Based Norfolk                                                    £Competitive negotiable + bonus + executive benefits + relocation

A rare opportunity for a General Manager, with P&L responsibility, has arisen within a highly successful £30m p.a. t/o subsidiary of a major international print and packaging group. The company is a major supplier of high quality, industrial and consumer packaging to a prestigious, trade customer base. Your challenge will be to develop and own the strategic plan to grow its profitable position and further expand the business, with a focus on sales growth, operations and financial control and take it to the next level of profitability, whilst delivering operational excellence and exceptional customer understanding and service.

With responsibility for c150 people, through a senior team of Sales, Operations, Financial and Supply Chain Directors/Managers, you will provide engaging and empowering leadership to ensure that the site team is motivated to deliver against this plan. You will also gain insights into customer environments to ensure that the business anticipates and meets their needs. You must also be capable of internal networking to forge strong links and provide input into wider cohesive strategies across the company’s Division.

Ideally educated to degree level, applicants will have experience of operating at General Manager level in a packaging environment e.g. corrugated, cartons, POS, plastics etc. combined with the ability to interpret management information, set objectives, measure performance and make decisions, which will have significant financial impact on the business. Strong Operations Directors with strong commercial acumen will also be considered. A commercial approach, lateral thinking and well-developed leadership and communication skills are a pre-requisite.

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