Job description / Role
Quest is working with a huge manufacturing and distribution group in the Middle East, who is looking for a General Manager to joint their team in Kuwait. We are looking for an Arabic speaking candidate with proven experience in different business areas - especially in operations, sales & marketing, and finance – who will manage their AC business unit.
As a General Manager, you will:
- Manage daily operations and develop growth strategies for the business unit
- Manage finance, budgets and optimize expenses
- Evaluate and improve operations and financial performance
- Set policies and processes; provide recommendations for improvements
- Direct management of key functional managers and executives in the business unit
- Ensure the overall delivery and quality of the unit's offerings to customers
- Recruit, manage, and train new employees
- Report key results to upper management
- At least 6 years’ experience in the same role or capacity
- Engineering background, with experience handling HVAC products
- Demonstrated experience in building and managing teams
- Excellent people management, stakeholder management, interpersonal and negotiation skills
- Senior-level verbal and written communication skills
- Proficiency in both English and Arabic preferred
In return for your hard work and success, the company is willing to pay an attractive tax-free salary, along with great benefits.
If you feel you have what it takes to become part of this successful company, then please apply with an up to date CV.
About the Company
Quest Search & Selection is a specialist recruitment consultancy with over 20 years' experience in sourcing the world's best candidates for the global Retail, FMCG and Hospitality sectors.
With offices in the UK & Dubai, we have an international presence and a global reach. Our recruiters place candidates locally and internationally for a wide variety of roles focusing on the following areas:
Retail Buying & Merchandising, E-commerce & Digital, Food & Beverage, Hotels, Hospitality & Operations, Retail Stores & Operations, HR & Recruitment, Procurement, Supply Chain & Logistics, Sales & Marketing, Technical and New Product Development.
We work in partnership with our clients who range from famous international brands within the Retail, Restaurant, Hotel and Consumer products space. Our reputation is built on our in-depth understanding of the industry and our consultants' skill, knowledge and passion for their sectors.