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General Manager (Ship Building industry)

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General Manager Salary: Competitive and based on experience Location: Ho Chi Minh - Vung Tau Keywords: General Manager, Ship Building, Strategic Planning, Operational Leadership, Financial Planning

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a seasoned General Manager to join a leading organisation within the ship building industry. This role offers the chance to provide strategic and operational leadership, working closely with the Chief Operating Officer to drive success. The successful candidate will be responsible for day-to-day operating activities, ensuring smooth running of all operations. This is an excellent opportunity for someone with a strong background in management principles and theories, ideally with experience in production and lean manufacturing.

  • Provide overall strategic and operational responsibility
  • Work closely with the Chief Operating Officer
  • Ensure smooth running of all operations

What you'll do:

As a General Manager (Ship Building industry), you will be at the forefront of strategic planning and operational leadership. You will work closely with the Chief Operating Officer to ensure smooth running of all operations. Your role will involve leading a high-performance Senior Management team, establishing process improvements, demonstrating successful execution of business strategies, and participating in growth activities. You will also be responsible for developing operating policies that support overall company objectives.

  • Lead, coach, develop and retain a high-performance Senior Management team
  • Establish process improvements and ensure quality control of all outputs
  • Demonstrate successful execution of business strategies
  • Direct and participate in growth activities to support overall business objectives
  • Develop, establish and direct execution of operating policies
  • Identify opportunities, leverage on strengths, take advantage of new opportunities and address organisational challenges

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for this General Manager role will bring a wealth of operational experience, ideally from within the ship building industry. You will have demonstrated experience in financial planning and analysis, as well as proven skills in organisational development, personnel management, budgeting and resource development. Your excellent people skills will enable you to partner effectively with a dynamic leadership team. Strong organisational skills are essential for this role, along with solid knowledge of budgeting, business development and strategic planning.

  • At least 10 years of strong operational experience
  • Experience in financial planning and analysis
  • Skills in organisational development, personnel management, budget and resource development and strategic planning
  • Excellent people skills with an ability to partner with a dynamic leadership team
  • Strong organisational skills and time management skills
  • Solid working knowledge of budgeting, business development and strategic planning

What sets this company apart:

This is an opportunity to join a leading organisation within the ship building industry that values integrity, credibility and commitment to its mission. The company prides itself on its flexible approach to work, allowing employees to thrive within an ambiguous, fast-moving environment while driving towards clarity and solutions. The company is also committed to fostering a culture of respect and trust among its staff and external parties.

What's next:

Ready to take the helm? Apply now for this exciting opportunity!
Apply today by clicking on the link. We look forward to receiving your application.

Due to the high volume of applications we are experiencing, our team will only be in touch with you if your application is shortlisted.

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: General Management

Focus: General Management

Industry: Manufacturing and Production

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Director

Location: Ho Chi Minh City

Job Reference: GY3Y4B-99593A1E

Date posted: 27 May 2024

Consultant: Trang Nguyen

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