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.