General Manager

Job title : General Manager
Location : Workington
Job type : Permanent
Salary : £60000K + OTE
Contact name : Emma Parkinson
Contact email : emma@talentogroup.co.uk

Fantastic opportunity for a great leader to join an incredible organisation.

Do you have a passion for people, manufacturing and developing your team? Is people development a core value in the way you operate, creating the platform to progress. Progress from Production level responsibilities to Senior Management opportunities embracing a work environment for growth.

Within this role of General Manager. You will be part of a team in driving change, embrace new technology and investing your knowledge, skills and abilities to drive your team’s success.

With your energy and enthusiasm for quality of products, production throughput and delivering efficiencies that save costs and build solid revenue plans. Then this is a role for you as General Manager.

With a team of 100+ and a number of direct reporting lines.

 

You will have a great responsibility in managing the organisation budget forecast whilst developing and delivering a great team culture for success.

 

General Managers KEY, operational responsibilities.

  • Oversight of day-to-day operations including Production, Transport and Customer Service functions.

  • Control of budgets and management of costs.

  • Continuously evaluate and seek to improve operational and financial performance throughout all areas of the plant.

  • Oversee recruitment, retention and training of all employees.

  • Maintain positive relationships with key customers. (World Class Customer Success)

  • Ensure adherence to all company policies and procedures throughout the plant

  • Maintain a safe working environment in line with company Health & Safety policies and available guidance and best practice

  • Report regularly to the Managing Directors on plant performance against budget and P&L

  • Foster a positive team focussed environment where everyone is encouraged to contribute to the performance of the plant.

  • Contribute as a member of the senior management team to discussions on company strategy.

Don’t we just love a great challenge? What you can expect as General Manager.

  • Control of budgets and management of costs

  • Support and lead recruitment process and training of all employees

  • Developing strong business relationships at all levels

  • Maintain a safe working environment in line with company Health & Safety policies and available guidance and best practice

  • Report regularly to the Managing Directors on plant performance against budget and P&L

  • Create a positive team focussed environment where everyone is encouraged to perform at their best

  • Drive the future of the company by contributing as a member of the senior management team to discussions on company strategy