General Manager - Sibiu

Manufacturing - Technology
Ref: 60 Date Posted: Monday 13 May 2019
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For our Client, we are looking for an experienced General Manager:

  • The General Manager has complete responsibility for the operational performance of our Romanian Operations and is part of the European Operations team.
  • The objective of the position is the accomplishment of the objectives that the company has fixed for its Romanian site: to manage and develop Company facilities and resources, contributing to its profitable growth by achieving key performance objectives. To plan, manage, and continually evaluate plant operation's in a manner which ensures high customer, employee, and shareholder satisfaction
  • The General Manager will report directly to the Director of Operations Europe


  • Provides strong desire to implement and enforce Health and Safety regulations;
  • Represents the company in relation with legal authorities
  • Provides leadership and direction to the company management team;
  • Manages thorough operational understanding of the manufacturing process and technology;
  • Drives safety initiatives to insure the safety of our team.  Insures compliance with Romanian and company regulations and requirements.
  • Provides leadership and responsibility for all team members assigned to the facility, to include GPSC, logistics, Engineering support, finance, HR and all operations team members.
  • Drives quality, Lean Manufacturing and operational excellence through the Site;
  • Develops the Site in order to meet financial targets and to deliver continuous operational metrics improvements;
  • Is compliant with local employment legislation, working practices and with all necessary local and European regulations;
  • Builds a cohesive team and engage resources required to effectively run the Site and grow the business in order to deliver performance excellence;
  • Ensures full P&L responsibility for the business unit/ plant/ location – operations, customers, associates;
  • Establishes key measurements such as production schedules, goals, and budgets
  • Devises strategic plans in order to anticipate business opportunities and technological changes.
  • Justifies the proposed Capital budget is procured and justified so that sound investments and high return on investments are realized.
  • New orders/customers are sought with the purpose to meet or exceed the business plan.
  • Promotes and supports Continuous improvement.


  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field
  • 10 plus years of supervisory/management and materials experience
  • Previous relevant experience in a multinational company; abroad experience is an advantage.
  • Leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Analytical ability to valuate cost savings on company level
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to manage complex processes between several departments


We believe this is both unique opportunity and exciting challenge, if you share this view and feel ready and motivated please apply: