EXECUTIVE SEARCH STATUS: COMPLETED

 

POSITION: Chief Executive Officer

 

NATURE OF BUSINESS: South African Subsidiary of a Global Industrial Products Manufacturing and Engineering Company  

 

JOB LOCATION: Johannesburg

 

REPORTS TO: Chief Executive Officer, Global Group/ Non-Executive Chairman, South African Subsidiary Company

 

TOTAL STAFF RESPONSIBILITY: 500 staff

 

SUMMARY OF EXECUTIVE OPPORTUNITY: Responsibility and authority for the effective leadership and profitable management of the company so as to optimise the value that accrues to the Group's stakeholders over the immediate, medium and long term with particular emphasis on: driving the continued success and future growth of the business with a focus on diversification of the customer base; establishing greater market share in other regions of Southern Africa; developing the management team and securing their engagement in the future plan; instilling a safety culture and ensuring the company’s safety performance meets international standards; and creating an ethos of excellence and desire for continuous improvement in the Group

 

KEY EXECUTIVE ATTRIBUTES REQUIRED:

 

  • Strong engaging leader with the ability to inspire, motivate and develop the management team as a cohesive high performing unit

  • Bi-focal leadership skills – excellent execution and strategic ability to lead the business successfully

     

     

    KEY JOB PERFORMANCE AREAS: 

  • Significant post qualifying experience in operational and general management roles

  • Must currently be a Chief Executive Officer/Managing Director/ Divisional leader of an industrial product manufacturing and/or engineering company which is a subsidiary of a multinational group

      

    Note: Woodburn Mann will verify the qualifications of candidates prior to client interview. Should you be interviewed by Woodburn Mann you will be asked to sign a consent form to permit us to verify your qualifications. Scanned copies of your degrees and diplomas may be asked for and can be sent to us when sending us your educational and career details.