International Operations Director
A well-established, global engineering systems builder is looking for an experienced International Operations Director to join our Submersible Pump Division based in Staffordshire.
Due to continued growth, we now seek a well-rounded individual to undertake responsibility and provide leadership across a range of business activities, further developing strong customer relationships and profitable outcomes that have been at the forefront of the division's success.
The ideal candidate will be a hands-on, operational leader with a solid track record of progression, who has worked up through the ranks of a company into Senior Management.
About the International Operations Director role:
- Reviewing and recommending improvements for the assigned division
- Driving profitability and growth of the business
- Requiring international travel up to 40% of the year
- Reviewing and monitoring the performance of the business model for profit generation from their sales and servicing activities
- Assuming accountability for profitability of assigned international operations
- Significant experience operating at Senior Management or Director level in a manufacturing, engineering or mining environment
- Mechanical Engineer with recognised qualification i.e. MSc, BSc, BEng, HND or HNC
- Be in commutable distance to the clients North Staffordshire location (generous relocation assistance available)
- Possess strong leadership skills with excellent commercial and financial acumen
- Experience of sales, technical sales and/or export sales
- Outstanding interpersonal, management and negotiation skills
- Effective communication, presentation ability, both verbally and written
- Understanding of a multifaceted business operation
- Prior experience of working with submersible slurry pumps would be desirable but not essential
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Candidates with previous experience or job titles including; International Operations Director, Manufacturing, Engineering Director, Senior Operations Manager, International Operations, Head of International Operations, may also be considered for this role.