General Manager – Based Europe


Brightly acquisitive, resolutely committed to sustainable growth with an unrivalled customer focus, this true leader in their field of plastic packaging are appointing a senior leader for the European industrial operations to further strengthen their position in the international rigid plastics market. A globally respected company, they are financially very stable and with an exceptional portfolio  running into the billions, this inspiring manufacturer offers an enviable environment for its employees.


The role

  • Responsible for the 9 industrial packaging plants in central Europe (Belgium,
  • Netherlands/Germany/Czech Republic/Slovakia)
  • Develop a strategic plan to advance the company’s mission and objectives and to promote revenue, profitability, and growth as an organization.
  • Develop and drive local management teams.
  • Oversee cluster operations to ensure production efficiency, quality, service, and cost-effective management of resources.
  • Plan, develop, and implement strategies for generating resources and/or revenues for the company.
  • Review activity reports and financial statements to determine progress and status in attaining objectives and revise objectives and plans in accordance with current conditions.
  • Oversee operations to include evaluating operating and financial performance.
  • Other duties as assigned.


The requirements

  • 10 or more years of experience in a senior leadership role.
  • Previous oversight of sales, operations, and finance.
  • Superior presentation, written and oral skills.
  • Agent and driver of change and improvement management.
  • Ability to relate to a diverse group within the employee base.
  • Ability to demonstrate positions of increasing responsibility over entire career.
  • Ability to inspire and motivate.
  • Ability to manage major customer relations.
  • Previous sales management experience is a plus.

If the above role appeals to you and you have what it takes – please send your resume with covering letter to expand on the reasons why you are applying for his role to: