Managing Director

Managing Director

  • Managing Director role
  • Growing precision engineering SME
  • Operations focused as opposed to needing a sales background.


Managing Director position, with an operations focus, within an SME. The company are part of a wider group and continuing to have a strong order book throughout COVID.  They are involved with precision engineering, fabrication, sheet metal etc. Supplying to a broad range of sectors – they are not reliant on one area.

This part of the group has approx. 20 headcount and as a result as Managing Director or Operations Manager your role and remit will be broad encompassing Production, H&S, Quality, transport. You will ideally be seeking Managing Director jobs or Operations Manager jobs in the Stockport, Manchester, Buxton, Oldham, Macclesfield, Hope Valley area.

One key focus will be understanding the machining processes and how best to improve these within the business. Experience of working with Machinists would be an advantage.

Salary: around £50,000 + bonus + shares within the business

This Managing Director jobs role will suit:

  • A Managing Directorm General Manager, Operations Manager, Works Manager or Production manager who has worked within engineering SMEs (probably with a mechanical engineering feel)
  • Strong people leadership skills you will also have a track record of driving improvements / continuous improvement initiatives in the engineering / manufacturing field.
  • A strong focus on H&S (as General Manager you will drive a positive H&S culture)
  • Strong people management – team focused
  • The company value loyalty so you will ideally have demonstrated length of tenure (with stints of 5+ years or similar)
  • Someone who meets our core values & behaviours: a general manager with humility, integrity, loyalty, continuous improvement.

Reference: IY-MDJP

To apply please contact Ian Yoxen via email at Euro Projects Recruitment.

This Managing Director jobs role is commutable from Stockport, Manchester, Buxton, Oldham, Macclesfield, Hope Valley area.

Please note that if you are not contacted within the next ten days then your application, on this occasion, has not been successful.  We thank you for taking the time to apply.