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General Manager

General Management, General Manager, Industrial Manufacturing, Marketing & PR
Salary negotiable
Dubai, UAE
Contract Type:

Our client is a market leader in the building materials sector and has over 40 years experience within the Middle East operating as the chosen supplier for the region’s most prestigious and innovative projects

They are currently looking for a General Manager to provide overall leadership and direction in line with the corporate goals and objectives, instilling confidence and commitment from all stakeholders to manage operations of the company, and build a world-class organization through the formulation and achievement of corporate strategic objectives achieving or exceeding targeted profitability, growth, and return on investment and ensuring the business becomes the centre of excellence for building material industry


  • Achieve set targets relating to both financial success and market share growth
  • Grow the team in line with company headcount objectives
  • Full responsibility for the department budget
  • Development and management of KPIs
  • Management of team


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, Engineering, or any related discipline
  • MBA or related Masters degree (CA Preferred)
  • The candidate needs to demonstrate a experience in Finance, Engineering, Procurement and Sales

Minimum Experience:

  • 15+ experience in a similar organization with 7+ years in a managerial role
  • Strong experience in related industry
  • Previous experience in the GCC is crucial
  • Experience in strategic and financial planning, execution and change management

Job-Specific Skills:

  • Visionary thinking with demonstrated leadership skills and entrepreneurial mindset
  • Ability to motivate teams and simultaneously manage several large-scale projects
  • Ability to drive and adapt to change in a dynamic environment
  • Strong analytical and negotiation skills
  • Advanced relationship management skills
  • Strong planning, organizing, and integration skills

Thank you for your interest. All applications are viewed and evaluated according to the role requirements. We aim to contact shortlisted candidates within 2 weeks. As we often receive a high volume of applications, we are unable to reply to everyone. If you have not heard back from us within 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful. (SC)