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Interim Plant Director

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sectors:

    Engineering & Manufacturing

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  • Contact:

    Daniel Petrie

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Interim Plant Director
Automotive 1
st Tier Manufacturer
North Birmingham
(6 Months)

Our client is a world leading tier 1 automotive supplier into they are now looking for an Interim Plant Director to join their Birmingham Plant.

The Role

Responsibilities include:

  • Planning, organizing and managing a diverse team of c.250 across the Plant / Site.

  • Establishing and meeting quality standards aligned with the Automotive industry.

  • Responsibility for the overall site P&L; reporting directly into the CEO

  • Building a strong relationship with the customer, keeping them up to date with the development of order progress and delivery scheduling, managing expectations extensively.

  • Communicating effectively with stakeholders in the wider organisation globally.

The Person

  • 3-5 years' proven experience working within in the automotive industry; ideally with Tier 1 suppliers.

  • This role in general will be straight forward however it will involve some challenges in terms of managing robust teams, supporting business growth, achieving Manufacturing and Production output targets and delivery, coaching and training.

  • You should have experience of leading change management projects, building robust teams, coaching and mentoring existing staff and be strong in maintaining positive relations with OEM customers. You should have experience of managing P&L and have a good understanding of financial management and control.

The Company

Automotive Tier 1 business supplying into globally recognised OEM's