Chief Executive Officer

Leadership Stage,India
  • Chennai
  • 95-100 lakh
  • 15-35 years
  • 05 Dec 2015

  • Senior Management/ General Management, Senior Management-Sales

  • Automobile/ Auto Components
Job Description

Position :- Chief Executive Officer
Sector :- Manufacturing
Function :- General Management, Operations
Job Type :- Senior Executive

A well established and successful manufacturing group focused on supplying highly specialized components for niche Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) markets seek a commercially focused CEO to take full responsibility of a manufacturing business.

About the Client

A well established and successful manufacturing group focused on supplying highly specialized components for niche OEM markets.

Job Description

The successful CEO will be responsible for:

  • A global manufacturing business with 1250 employees across factories in India.
  • Reporting to the Chairman of the group in a largely autonomous manner within a per-agreed strategic and financial framework.
  • Delivery of sales growth across global OEM markets with a target of developing the business so that it doubles in size within 5 years and delivering a long term EBITDA.
  • Leadership of an ambitious, capable and effective senior management team actively supporting their professional and personal development.
  • Adopting a commercially focused value add and strategic project based approach to market in fitting with a niche global engineering OEM business.
  • Control of all operational aspects including; revenue growth, profit, operations and production, quality, product development, health & safety, financial reporting and compliance.
  • Taking the lead and offering support to the team on global long term contract agreements with major OEM's.
  • Develop and maintain consistent product quality and manufacturing efficiency.
  • Maintaining a thorough understanding of the global market, trends and commercial market opportunities that both yours and other group businesses could exploit.
  • Conducting a relatively high amount of international travel whilst being based from the head office and manufacturing facility.

Candidate's Profile

Experience required:
  • Manufacturing/engineering industries where product design and quality process are key.
  • P&L and/or product line responsibility.
  • International business management:
  • Managing key OEM accounts globally.
  • Managing an international network of production sites.
  • Experience of working in a value add, project based manufacturing business.
  • Leadership of a multi functional team with strong individual skills.

Skills / Personality Traits:
  • Commercially astute with an externally focused market driven approach.
  • Strategic thinker with a strength in analyzing and interpreting information.
  • Be seen as someone who exemplifies a 'can-do' and decisive problem solving approach.
  • Focused on mentoring/developing, as required, members of the senior management team.
  • Worldly in experience and approach with willingness to conduct extensive travel globally.
  • An open and like able personality with honesty and integrity.
  • At ease at all levels and with all stakeholders.
  • Can operate equally effectively in the boardroom and on the shop-floor.

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Leadership Stage,India