Managing Director – Designate MDD/811x/25
Aerospace - Engineering - Manufacturing
£120K Base

Job Title: 
Managing Director – Designate MDD/811x/25
Job Type: 
Senior Executive
Job sector: 
South East
Base Salary: 
£120K Base
Car or car allowance / LTIPs / Private Medical / Pension
About this position: 

Our client is a global aerospace business with a significant multi-site UK operation. Due to continued expansion and succession planning they wish to appoint a Managing Director designate.

The Role: 
  • You will have overall profit and loss for the business, you will provide technical and strategic guidance and be responsible for developing and implementing the business plan.
  • You will be responsible for meeting financial commitments, providing the resources necessary to grow and where necessary actions to cut costs.
  • To improve factory performance through lean manufacturing initiatives, the role requires excellent organisation and project management skills.
The Person: 
  • You will be degree educated in an Engineering or Technical discipline. You will ideally have held either full or partial P+L responsibility within an Aerospace Manufacturing Environment.
  • You will have a collaborative style and work effectively with all stakeholders including peers. The ability to effectively communicate ideas and thoughts to people at all levels of the organisation.
  • You will have a good understanding of the implementation of lean initiatives to deliver cost reductions and operational excellence.