General Manager

International Permanent
  • Experience with leading and managing change & transformation
  • Experience of running heavily automated warehouse solutions

About Our Client

Michael Page Ireland has been exclusively retained on an exciting new role with a company in Dublin. They are seeking an Operational General Manager who has hands on experience in a large automated supply chain environment.

Job Description

  • Lead the on site senior management team responsible for all elements of running the site, including the end to end automation solution on site, able to make real time and strategic decision to ensure an optimised automated operation every day
  • Develop and implement a strategy that improves the site performance across all metrics, including EHS, colleague engagement, leadership development, automation maximisation, continuous improvement and operational excellence
  • Ultimate responsibility and accountability for Health, Safety and the Environment on Site, and all associated issues relating to health & safety and the environment to work with the Supply Chain Leadership Team to set and lead the development of new initiatives that deliver improvement to the site metrics
  • Establishing and driving best practice throughout all areas of the business by effective use of continuous improvement practices and methodologies

The Successful Applicant

  • Highly organised, detail-oriented, possessing the ability to effectively prioritise projects and deliverables whilst meeting deadlines set by management.
  • Excellent planning and organisation skills, ability to multi-task, plan and prioritise work schedule for self and team and work within agreed timescales.
  • Experience within a supply chain/distribution/warehouse setting
  • Experienced in operating highly automated supply chain solutions
  • Excellent attention to detail and an ability to analyse and interrogate high volumes of data as well as demonstrating an ability to focus on higher level overview.
  • Commercial awareness with ability to demonstrate a sound knowledge of wider business factors.
  • Have strong financial and analytical acumen as well as excellent Project Management and communication skills.
  • Be a collaborative team player with excellent interpersonal/communication skills, while demonstrating high levels of emotional intelligence and possess the ability to push back with professionalism. Proven ability in developing effective working relationships across all levels of the organisation.
  • Ability to lead, influence and coach others to build high performing teams
  • Sound judgement, unquestionable ethics and integrity with high degree of transparency and trust

What's on Offer

  • An exciting and unique opportunity to join the business in a period of growth and change
  • An attractive remuneration package and benefits offering
  • An onsite role - immerse yourself in the daily operations of a large scale facility
  • Lead, develop and nurture a large team in a busy and fast paced environment
Jess McGeehan
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Phone number
+353 874138775

Job summary

Job function
Engineering & Manufacturing
Operations Management
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract type
Consultant name
Jess McGeehan
Consultant phone
+353 874138775
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