General Manager

  • Location: Fraser Valley
  • Posting Date: December 05, 2018
  • Job Order ID: 168072.1
  • Consultant: James Palmer
  • Industry: Operations
General Manager


For decades, our client has been a leader in the engineering world providing advanced solutions to their customer base across North America. Using a sustainable approach, they help their clients finish projects on time and under budget. They are adding a General Manger to the team to lead operations in Metro Vancouver. If you are a leader that has a track record of operational excellence along with sales team development and business growth this might be the opportunity you have been looking for. If this sounds like you and you want to be a key member of the leadership team apply now!
Specific Responsibilities Include:
  • Planning and execution of all facets of the operation including profitability, growth & sales performance
  • HSE compliance, facilities management, asset management and working capital management
  • Develop relationships with all key stakeholders of the business
  • Safe and ethical management of all personnel and both tangible and intellectual assets
  • Develop, execute and achieve long-term strategic and financial plans for the region
  • Develop, execute and achieve well researched budgets and forecasts
  • Assess both team and individual performance and take corrective actions as required
What We’re Looking For Includes:
  • Degree or diploma in Business or Engineering related field is preferred
  • 10+ years experience with P&L and strong financial acumen
  • Sales Management experience in a design or engineering environment
  • Entrepreneurial focus with track record of growth/scale in a region or division
  • Organization skills along with strong negotiating abilities
  • Analytical mindset coupled with demonstrated leadership
  • Superior communication skills both written and verbal
  • Ability to motivate and lead staff to accomplish company goals and objectives
  • Occasional travel required throughout the region
An excellent salary is offered including quarterly performance bonuses and car provided. Excellent career opportunity with a growing company. Please apply directly, only candidates who are currently entitled to work in Canada will be considered.

If this sounds like the right role for you and you are confident at what you bring to the table, apply now!