General Manager

If you are seeking to utilize your knowledge and leadership skills, this is the role for you!!

We have a rare and exciting role for a General Manager based in Basildon, Essex,

With over 40 years of experience in the design and manufacture of bespoke industrial control panels, this company is looking for an ambitious and talented General Manager who will lead the company forward and help to realize the company’s goal of expanding into new market sectors.


This position will require that you:

  • Have previous experience of working for a company in a similar industrial sector, and preferably a control systems company.
  • Are a capable decision-maker of  both technical and administrative areas
  • Be outward-facing, customer-focused, and proactive in sales, generating leads and meeting clients, 
  • Are responsible for customer relationships, both pre-and post-contract, have involvement in producing quotations and attend to any claims or disputes that arise.
  • Take responsibility  for ensuring the ongoing training and development of all staff
  • Oversee procurement, costing, and general finance issues 


Essential Requirements:

  • Relevant degree or HND
  • Management experience
  • Good commercial knowledge
  • An excellent team player, willing to share knowledge and bring other staff on.


Desirable Attributes:

  • Good Engineering background and experience in electrical / controls and panel building generally.
  • Sales experience. 
  • Experience in the areas of design, build, and software for panels
  • Experience in project management and business administration
  • Familiarity with the regulatory aspects of control panel design.


What's in it for you!

  • Competitive salary
  • Pension scheme; we will match your contributions up to 7.5% of your basic salary
  • Personal Healthcare insurance (subject to acceptance under normal T&Cs)
  • Employee insurance

If this has got you interested, Apply now with a copy of your CV.  Go on  .. Hit the button.