General Manager


Our client has been in the global industry for over forty years successfully delivering project solutions to the engineering and contracting industry. They specialize in the infrastructure & heavy industries; oil, gas & chemicals; Hi-Tech industries; Commercial Buildings & Services sectors providing program management; project management; engineering & management; procurement & material management; construction management & control.

They are looking for an experienced General Manager to join the company.


Key responsibilities:

  • Executing short term and long term business plan according to the strategy agreed
  • Full financial control and P&L responsibility; active management of the cash flows
  • People management; developing organizational structure and leading by example
  • Delivery of the projects to the highest possible standards and customer expectations
  • Reporting to the board of directors
  • Championing Health Safety and Environment in the country
  • Strategic business management: understanding market needs and developing offerings matching those
  • The commercial strategy towards the Customers, partners and supply chain


Experience required:

  • 15+ years of experience with at least 5 years in the management role in Civil engineering, heavy industry; Oil & Gas, a Hi-Tech industry essential
  • Educated to the degree level: engineering or management or both
  • Proven track record of developing commercial proposals
  • Ability to manage €100m business
  • Excellent communication skills, negotiation, organizational and influential.


Important notes:

  • International travel is a key part of the role
  • The role is based in Co Tipperary