ENG- General Manager (fulltime)

Location: Corroios, Portugal & Middelharnis, The Netherlands
Thermoheat Portugal is seeking for an accomplished and professional General Manager to manage all business operations and expand our company further. An exciting role which requires determination and ambition but gives you a lot of opportunities in return.

Main tasks / responsibilities
Thermoheat is a Dutch international organization that provides customers a wide range of Refractory products and services. We design, supply and install heat resistant products in various primary industries such a petrochemical, chemical industry, metal industry and offshore. With more than 40 years of experience in this niche market, Thermoheat is a valued partner in The Netherlands and abroad.

In this roll role, you will be responsible for leading the Thermoheat-Office in Portugal on a daily basis. Your responsibilities will have a wide range.

An overview of General Management responsibilities:

1. Responsible for developing and executing the company’s business strategies;
2. Able to provide strategic advice to the Director and Management team of Thermoheat B.V (The Netherlands).;
3. Prepare and implement comprehensive business plans to facilitate achievement by planning cost- effective operations and market development activities;
4. Ensure company policies and legal guidelines;
5. Communicate and maintain a good relationship with all relations and act as a public relations representative of the company.
6. Oversee the company’s financial performance, investments and other business ventures;
7. Supervise the work of executives providing guidance and motivation to drive maximum performance.
8. Monitor daily operations and address potential issues when they arise;
9. Coordinate with the HR/administration department to ensure our hiring plan meet our business needs;
10. Responsible for HSE within the business unit;
11. Responsible for HR within the business unit;
12. Responsible for the daily execution of Sales- Engineering- and administrative- departments within Thermoheat Portugal.

Required profile:
This role necessitates strong communication and influencing trough collaboration, internally externally. To be successful in this role, you should be a thoughtful leader and a confident decision-maker, helping our people develop and be productive, while ensuring our profits are on the rise.

- Proven experience in a managerial position or similar executive role;
- Degree in business, Management or related field;
- Experience in Refractory industry (or similar) for at least 7 years;
- Excellent understanding of the local requirements both from legal and business perspective;
- Knowledge of business process and functions (finance, HR, procurement, operations)
- Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills;
- Outstanding analytical and problem-solving abilities;
- Experience with budgeting and forecasting;
- English, French and Portuguese language in word and writing
- The ability to travel abroad (The Netherlands, Spain, France)

The company offers:
Of course, there is something in return! Within Thermoheat we value initiative and pro-activity in which you are given the possibility to think along with us. We are located in a very dynamic, international environment with many possibilities. At Thermoheat you’ll get the opportunity to further develop and professionalize.

We offer:
- A challenging and exiting job with a high level of independence;
- A challenging salary;
- Daily food allowance;
- Company car;
- Laptop & phone;
- 22 vacationdays based on a full-time employment;
- A pleasant and international working atmosphere;
- Various growth and development opportunities.

How to apply:
Please send an email to hr@thermoheat.nl with a copy of your CV and cover letter.