Managing Director

  • Permanent
  • Cheshire
  • Posted: 12th September 2018
  • Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
  • Duration:
  • Reference: BBBH3477
  • Industry: Chemical and Pharmaceutical
  • Location: Cheshire
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Skills:

Managing Director

Chemical Manufacturing company


20% pension, (8% employee, 12% company)

Company Car – BMW 5 series, Mercedes E Class etc.

15% Bonus targeted on operating profit, turnover and gross margin

Private Health Care

The fundamental duty of this position is to take the company from an SME to a Corporate function, of which the successful candidate will be the Managing Director and have sole responsibility.

My client is a multi-million pound chemical manufacturer with sites located around the globe. They specialise in the manufacture a range of chemical-based hygiene products and through expansion are looking for a Managing Director to be based in the North West.

The business predominantly sells chemicals directly their clients, however also offer a value added service of undertaking the application of the chemicals on behalf of their clients. For this reason the Engineering and Production team are often off site servicing a client’s equipment.

The company is now at a stage where it requires a forward-thinking individual to align the business with the group’s corporate strategy and standards. In the process of aligning this site, this will be a fully autonomous position for the challenge to be approached in your own mangement style.

Aside from the initial projects the successful candidate must be able to work with the National Sales Director and Commercial Director to deliver across Sales, Marketing, Operations, Production, Health & Safety, Engineering and Supply Chain.

Requirements of the position

  • Commercial Strategy implementation
  • Responsible for P&L
  • Overseeing Production, Engineering, Operations, Marketing, Health and Safety, Sales and Supply Chain
  • Process Improvement
  • The transition to a COMAH site with emphasis on Health and Safety
  • Aligning the company and site with the corporate strategy
  • Previous production & manufacturing experience required

Experience working within a related industry; Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, Food etc

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