General Manager (m/f) (Ref. No.: 13992)

Michael Page International Austria GmbH

Place of work
Contract type

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

The role holder is the key decision maker with full PnL responsibility for the production site serving customers globally.

The main tasks of the General Manager (m/f) are as follows, but not limited to:

Achieve the financial core goals of the site (profit, liquidity, return on sales);
Responsible for the creation and absolute compliance and achievement of the budget;
Further development and deepening of the company's core competencies;
Responsible for the results of the company including economic, financial and organizational matters;
Takes all required actions to achieve all short, medium and long term Business goals;
Responsible for the financial management and monitoring of balance sheets, liquidity, day-to-day operations and the cost development of the site;
Responsible for the representation of the company towards external parties;
Responsible for the overall economic performance of the company including the management of personnel, evaluation of targets and acts as the decision maker for hiring and dismissals as well as salary increases and development opportunities for employees;
Responsible for the evaluation of production, proposing rationalization, replacement and / or new or expansions and investments in order to ensure competitiveness;
Responsibility for expanding the product range and sustainably in order to improve the enterprise value;
Responsible for compliance with all legal requirements;
Regular reporting in accordance with corporate guidelines and participation in relevant meetings;
Compliance with the applicable Group rules of procedure.

Employee perks, benefits

Attractive salary package
Key decision maker with full P&L responsibility.
Global company with innovative products serving a large variety of customers

Company on whose behalf the position is being filled

Manufacture of basic metals and metal products

Our client is an international company in the field of aluminum manufacturing industry with global presence and innovative products serving a large variety of customers.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University student

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1) and Slovak - Advanced (C1)

Personality requirements and skills

The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications:

University or College degree in the field of mechanical engineering or commercial studies;
Previous experience as a General Manager or Plant Manager in a similar role in an industrial manufacturer, preferably in the aluminium industry or several years of experience in sales - possibly lean training, Six Sigma, CIP, - with experience in mass production;
Experience in leadership and development of staff, able to counsel and motivate employees;
Self-confident, innovative and conflict-solution-oriented mind-set;
Excellent interpersonal skills and cross-cultural management experience;
Fluent in Slovak and English, knowledge of German language will be considered as an advantage.


Brief description of the company

Page Executive, the executive recruitment division of PageGroup, provides a range of search, selection and talent management solutions for organisations needing to recruit permanent or interim executives. We are recognised for our powerful in-house research function, the speed and flexibility of our response, and our high success rates in finding suitably qualified employees and interim staff. Organisations the world over call on Page Executive to secure their senior talent.

Page Executive maintains a strong track record of recruitment at senior management, executive and leadership levels. Globally, we have more than 100 dedicated senior recruitment consultants. Every year, they finalise 1,300 executive recruitment assignments.

Company address

Michael Page International Austria GmbH
Mariahilfer Str. 17
1060 Wien
ID: 3439846   Dátum zverejnenia: 4.7.2018