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General Manager

  • Type Permanent
  • Salary Bonus
  • Location Galway, Republic of Ireland
  • Sectors Medical Devices

Role: General Manager

Location: Galway

Benefits: Excellent salary, Yearly bonus, Pension, Healthcare and the opportunity to build and develop an exciting new business in Ireland.

Company:

My client as an American Medical Device company who have just been set up an office in Galway within the last 18 months. They haver recently acquired a new Greenfield site which they are looking to turn into their European HQ. You will get the opportunity to work in a Multinational with a start-up feel. They are experts in the Research and Design of complex Medical Devices from concept to manufacturing and will be investing heavily in their Irish office.

Job Summary:

  • As a General Manager you will be required to provide overall leadership and strategic direction to the company's site-specific operation.
  • You will be responsible for directing all site-specific/division functions such as operations, sales/marketing, production, research, engineering, HR, and/or finance.
  • Establishes strategies and objectives, coordinating with all organizational goals and standards.
  • Responsible for financial performance and attainment of profit goals.

Responsibilities:

  • You will contribute to management team discussions and decisions on operational and strategic issues to ensure that the company's goals are met.
  • Manage customer expectations for site-specific projects. Responsible for creating opportunities the company, by visiting existing and new customers.
  • Develop and implement Product Development sales programs, including goals and objectives for sales personnel.
  • Prepare annual sales revenue targets and expense budgets.
  • You will manage the resources of the site-specific operation to ensure staff are selected and sufficiently trained to meet current and future work requirements.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Engineering or related science with Manufacturing degree preferred.
  • 3 - 5 years general management experience.
  • Medical device experience preferably at both large and start-up companies.

Skills and abilities:

  • Background in R&D, Operations or Business Development/Sales.
  • Interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • Happy to travel about 15% of the time.
  • Experience with or knowledge of the P&L/Financial aspects of a business.
  • Experience leading/motivating various functional groups (e.g., engineering, manufacturing, sales and marketing).
  • Team player/collaborative management style.

This is an amazing opportunity for someone who would like to build something from the ground up as there will be a lot of investment in the Irish site.

Looking forward to hearing from you.

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