General Manager : Technical

R60 000 per month CTC Negotiable


Purpose: This position will manage and lead a team of people, in a proactive, practical way, allocating workload and managing the day to day production of container conversions to client specific requirements. It requires the job holder to co-ordinate resources and liaise with internal and external key contacts to ensure work is delivered on time and to the allocated quality standard.

Skills and Experience:

* B. Degree or similar – must be practically and business minded

* 5-10 years Hands-On Experience in a similar position

* Strong interpersonal and business management skills

* Ability to work with people at various levels from shop floor to senior management

* Can look beyond the initial customer enquiry and identify other business opportunities

* People management skills (15 general workers/ 7 boiler makers/welders

* Quality, detail and productivity focussed

Key Accountabilities:

Run the branch and all its departments, including, Finance, HR, Operations, Manufacturing, Procurement, Sales etc.

* Managing the performance of each employee

* HR Knowledge and implementation thereof

* Sustaining current market position and growing market share.

* Creating business plans to support the company’s financial objectives.

* Supporting sales teams and key account managers in retention of existing clients.

* Defining long-term strategic goals and developing clear plans to implement them.

* Improving internal processes and ensuring employees work as a cohesive unit.

* Anticipate client needs and develop solutions to meet those needs.

* Excellent verbal and written communication.

* Solid presentation skills and ability to explain complex processes to an audience.

* Expert in financial management and persistent business will to succeed.

* Planning and managing the company’s performance.

* Manage operations and processes within budget.

* Ability to enforce and maintain high standards, even under pressure.

* General and senior management skills.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: From R60,000.00 per month


  • general management: 5 years (Required)