Role details

Managing Director

North West England   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Managing Director
  • North West based

About Our Client

Our client provides a unique range of products and services to the food manufacturing sector. As a privately owned organisation, they have a highly entrepreneurial culture with customer service being a corner stone of their continuous growth.


Job Description

The Managing Director will have full strategic, commercial, financial and operations responsibility for the business to ensure it achieves the shareholders medium and long term strategic goals. Reporting to the Chairman, the Managing Director will develop and execute a profitable growth strategy and have specific responsibilities across:

  • Development and execution of a profitable growth strategy
  • Control of all operational aspects including; revenue growth, profit, operations & production, quality, product development, health & safety, financial reporting and compliance across all environmental & legal requirements.
  • Leadership of the senior management team and a national and local staff base
  • Maintaining a thorough understanding of the market, trends and commercial opportunities that the business and could exploit

The Successful Applicant

We are seeking a candidate with substantial commercial experience who's operated at board level with experience of business services or food manufacturing sector. You will have a successful track record of profitably business growth ideally within the SME environment to appreciate the opportunities and challenges this provides. You will have excellent leadership skills with the ability to create a "can-do" working environment which is supported by relevant process and rigour.

You may be an existing Managing Director, or a Commercial Director seeking your first Managing Director appointment, but in both cases you will demonstrate a driven, personable and people orientated approach to growing a business. The successful candidate will need to be based in the North West.

What's on Offer

Competitive basic salary to attract the best plus, car, bonus, pension, healthcare and LTIP

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