Managing Director MD/896/20
FMCG Food / Drink - Manufacturing - Sales
£200k+

Job Title: 
Managing Director MD/896/20
Job Type: 
Senior Executive
Job sector: 
FMCG Food / Drink
Manufacturing
Sales
Location: 
UK
Base Salary: 
£200k+
Bonus: 
Executive Package
Hours: 
Permanent
Close date: 
Thursday, 30 August, 2018
reference: 
MD/896/20
About this position: 

Our client is an international food group who manufacturer and supply a range of added value chilled and frozen products to all channels in Europe with an enviable market share.

Due to a global restructure, they are looking to appoint a managing director to lead a multisite, pan European business unit.

The Role: 
  • Reporting directly to regional President, you will hold full strategic responsibility for a market leading food group in Europe (£400m P&L, 5+sites, 3000 staff) in a highly autonomous leadership position.
  • Will lead and mentor the senior management team across numerous facilities in Europe to deliver exceptional commercial and operational performance levels.
  • Will hold top to top relationships within blue-chip customers across various channels and represent the business at the highest level within industry.
The Person: 
  • Ideally Degree educated and bilingual, you will be a food sector expert with extensive experience in an added value manufacturing environment, where close working relationships with customers is the key to success.
  • With a blend of commercial and operational achievements you will have significant exposure to customers in the UK and/ or Europe with the ability to prove you can increase profitability through the deployment of your strategy.
  • An inspirational business leader capable of operating in a high-profile role that will play a vital role in the future development of the British food industry in UK and International markets.