Manufacturing Director – Europe Further Information

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Europe, Middle East and Africa




180000 - 220000 Euro per annum + + Bonus & Benefits




Manufacturing Director – Europe


Cartwright James are currently working with a top 20 Global Specialty Chemical manufacturer who are seeking a Manufacturing Director – Europe to oversee all Manufacturing, Supply Chain, EHS and Quality Control Operations.


The company are a global leader with revenues in excess of $10Bn with manufacturing sites across the world. This position will be responsible for multiple sites with production in excess of 250,000 Tonnes/Year and more than 1000 FTE’s.


Responsibilities include:

  • Develops the manufacturing plan and establishes procedures for maintaining high standards of manufacturing operations to ensure that products conform to established customer and company quality standards.
  • Achieves optimum employee levels with least amount of overhead and raw material costs to meet annual budgetary plan.
  • Directs and monitors department managers to accomplish goals of the manufacturing plan, consistent with established manufacturing and safety procedures.
  • Identifies, recommends and implements changes to improve productivity and reduce cost.


To be considered for the position you must meet the following requirements:

  • A German Citizen or permanent resident.
  • At least 10+ years’ experience in senior Manufacturing/Operations Management.
  • Track record of consistent operational performance.
  • Multi-site management experience is ideal.
  • Excellent safety record.


The company are offering an excellent salary package of €170,000-€220,000 base + bonus & benefits.

Job Reference: CHEM-EL-01545

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