General Manager (m/f)

Permanent contract

Cebi is a leading developer and manufacturer of components for automotive applications, household appliances, ventilation, electric vehicles and other industrial applications, employing more than 3000 people in 13 countries. Among its customers are the most prestigious automotive and household appliances manufacturers.

With more than 300 people, our production site Cebi Poland Sp. Z o.o. has revenues in excess of 30 million euros.

Your Mission

Implement corporate rules of action, directives, strategies and philosophies and ensure adherence to the Mission and Targets of Cebi Group.

  • Manage and be responsible for the supervision of all phases of plant operations, including: Production, Logistics, Quality, Purchasing, Maintenance, Engineering, Cost Control, Human Resources, and Environmental Health & Safety;
  • Be responsible for annual budget planning and execution;
  • Work closely with the production team to increase productivity and profitability within the manufacturing operation;
  • Provide leadership for the successful day-to-day operations of the facility;
  • Define and recommend objectives in each area of operations of Cebi Poland;
  • Develop short-term plans and programs together with supporting budget request and financial estimates;
  • Coordinate the hiring and training of all manufacturing personnel;
  • Coordinate the relationship with our union work force and negotiate union contracts as needed;
  • Encourage and promote operating in a continuous improvement environment;
  • Present monthly reports on performance as requested by Cebi International, the mother company of the Group.

Your Profile

  • Bachelor Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering. Further education in Business / Finance / Management / Operations field preferred;
  • 15+ years of progressive experience in automotive and/or white goods industries;
  • Significant experience in a key leadership / management role in a manufacturing facility;
  • Deep knowledge in industrial process and lean manufacturing;
  • Strong people management skills, including leadership, team building, conflict resolution, assertiveness, negotiation and coaching skills;
  • Highly motivated, results oriented;
  • Languages: Fluent in English and Polish; knowledge of German or Italian can be a plus.