Our client is the global market leader in the field of textile engineering. A longstanding experience paired with state-of-the-art technology guarentees its success. To strengthen our client’s team, we are currently searching for an experienced and competent General Manager Business Unit Embroidery (m/f).

Ge­ne­ral Ma­na­ger Bu­si­ness Unit Em­broi­dery

Your main responsibilities

  • Developing and implementing strategic and operational plans for the BU Embroidery and its products to achieve the objectives and to promote improvement, revenue, profitability and growth internally and externally
  • Providing strategic direction and approval for:
    • Marketing plan
    • Financial and headcount budgets
    • Operating and capital expenditure within delegated authority level
  • Taking responsibility for a 5-year business plan & business development
  • Turning around the business and achieve acceptable profitability
  • Monitoring value chain to ensure efficiency, quality, service and cost-effective management of resources
  • Developing and maintaining a strong understanding of the embroidery markets and regions, key competitors and their products, market drivers and associated trends
  • Providing leadership and general management for the BU Embroidery to reinforce the company’s values and its vision
  • Performing presentations and attending meetings with established and potential key accounts and partners

Your competencies

As General Manager Business Unit Embroidery, you can provide:

  • A Master’s or Bachelor’s Degree (e. g. Business, Engineering) or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 5 to 10 years of business experience, preferably in a senior management position
  • Experience in turning around a business preferred
  • In-depth knowledge and experience in managing and implementing business development practices
  • Strong general management experience and leadership skills, including the capability of providing direction to staff and management
  • Strong organisational skills, strategic thinking skills and a market-oriented mind-set
  • Excellent communication (oral and written) and interpersonal skills, with the ability to interface effectively and to represent the company internally and externally at all levels and functions
  • The ability to provide innovative input to the development of new products
  • Fluent German and English language skills (oral and written), as they are prerequisites

We offer you: This challenging, responsible position offers the opportunity to shape the future for this market-leading organisation. You will be able to apply and improve your know-how, experience and skills within the wide-ranging scope of this position. Moreover, you will get the opportunity to present and implement new ideas in an international work environment to make a significant personal contribution to the company's development.
We look forward to receiving your application written in English!

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