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Lee Bhandal
Lee Bhandal

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Email: l.bhandal@parkinsonlee.com
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Managing Director

Salary: Significant Six Figure Basic +Exec Bens
Location: North of England
Type: Permanent
Ref Number: ESLB-37376

Job Description


Substantial Six Figure Basic + Executive Benefits Package

Location: North of England

Parkinson Lee Executive Search are the retained partners to a Private Equity backed, market leading, medium sized (around 200 employees), manufacturing organisation based in the North of England, in the appointment of a Managing Director.

As Managing Director, you are joining this highly successful business at an exciting time of investment. You will deliver on the strategic plan in place; you will play an instrumental role in the projected future organic and acquisitional growth.

Over the last 12 months the company has been through a major transformation; it has already seen remarkable improvements in profitability, efficiency, and cultural profile.

The organisation has identified opportunities for growth via the introduction of new systems / products and is investing heavily into new product development to increase the size of both its potential customer base and market share.

Working collaboratively with the shareholders’ representatives, the Managing Director will continue to entrepreneurially pursue commercial and innovative opportunities for the medium term.

As the Managing Director, you will lead the Senior Management Team and implement new initiatives which aim to elevate standards across the company. You will drive a company culture of collaboration, inclusive team leadership transparency and one where everyone has a voice.

You are

•An individual with gravitas and a straight-forward, flexible, and partner-like approach

•An entrepreneurial achiever with exceptional commercial awareness

•An outstanding thought leader and problem solver who makes change happen; willing to challenge the status quo; and willing to challenge what your own previous experience seems to suggest

Parkinson Lee Executive Search are keen to speak to high calibre business leaders with demonstrable experience of:

•Leading within mature, successful manufacturing organisations

•Making an extraordinary footprint as Managing Director level or as leader of entrepreneurial units within their organisations

•Taking a good organisation and making it great, essentially taking a business to the next level on a journey to profitable, sustainable growth

•Operating as a leader within a Private Equity environment, backed by first-class references

•Effectively managing upward with business owners/private equity investors

•Enhancing your teams’ performance through coaching, mentoring, and modelling

•A degree of academic achievement (Masters, MBA or equivalent)

This is an outstanding, career defining opportunity for an ambitious business leader who thrives in developing and scaling this successful business, who is committed to leading the business towards and beyond the shareholders’ exit.

For a confidential discussion please contact Lee Bhandal at Parkinson Lee on 07590529274.

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