Our client is a fast-growing recycled plastic producer in Europe. The company is supported by global private equity firm focused on investments that decarbonize the industrial sector.
The organization is led by a highly capable Senior Leadership Team who have ambitious plans to developing its capacity whilst keeping customers as its centre.
Our client is looking to recruit Managing Director to join their team in Poland and be an integral part of the businesses continued growth.
She / He will be responsible for general supervision of all phases of operations in Poland. The candidate should have experience with extrusion processes and conducting greenfield projects.
This is an excellent opportunity for a self-driven professional who is looking for a challenging role in an exciting and innovative company.
Responsible for running the two production plants in terms of operational management.
Responsible for the greenfield project - the third factory in Poland.
The provision, maintenance, and continuous improvement of a safe, healthy and constructive working environment for the plants operations teams.
Provide motivational and inspirational leadership to the management team.
Coordinate and monitor the production activities and its defined KPIs (OEE, Productivity, Quality, Unitary cost, others), by identifying the staff needs, by supporting its direct reporting, by analyzing the deviations on a daily basis and discuss with them the action plan to be implemented in each area, to ensure production in accordance with the plan, customer satisfaction and achievement of the Plant standards and objectives.
Review performance against operating plans. Monitor division performance against performance goals to ensure that objectives are being met and take corrective action if necessary.
Focus on business performance that constantly strives to eliminate waste and improve customer satisfaction. Communicate and educate employees to embrace business's Lean transformation programs.
Participate in site financial reviews. Develop and maintain budgets for direct, indirect and support function employees, operating expenses and capital projects.
Ensure appropriate awareness of financial objectives and concerns at all levels of operations employees is maintained.
Design plans and processes improvement to enable the business to be prepared for future growth.
Development of the strategic business plan for the business unit.
Responsibility for the P&L and financial results.
University degree in Engineering.
Experienced operations director / managing director within manufacturing with a minimum of 3 years' experience in a management role to a similar level.
Proven leadership experience. Ability to motivate and guide team members throughout the organization, and to maintain efficient and productive work relationships.
Minimum 3 years of operations P&L responsibility, as well as of operational and strategic plant management / operations management experience.
Result - oriented with a strong track of performance, cost management and bottom-line orientation.
Excellent communication skills and clear focus on business profitability.
Experience in extrusion processes is must have.
Experience in greenfield project is must have.
Excellent people management and motivational skills.
Native Polish language and fluent English.
Attractive salary & additional benefits
Get challenging tasks which will enhance development of your professional skills
Possibility to influence strategic decisions within operations in Poland
Career development opportunities in a global business