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Schunk Carbon Technology AB
Managing Director Schunk Carbon Technology
Schunk is a prominent international technology group employing around 9,000 people over 25 countries. The company is a leading supplier of products made of high-tech materials – such as carbon, technical ceramics and sintered metal – as well as machines and systems – from environmental simulation and air conditioning to ultrasonic welding and optical machines.
We are now looking for a Managing Director for our Swedish subsidiary, Schunk Carbon Technology AB, located in Lenhovda outside Växjö, and representing Schunk’s Carbon Technology businesses in Scandinavia. The company has 30 employees and generates annual sales of approx. 140 Mio. SEK (14 Mio. €) with a healthy EBIT.
We are looking for a driven, experienced, and innovative leader who has the capacity and will to develop our prosperous business further while maintaining customer focus, quality and profitability.
Schunk has long been valued as the technology leader that provides innovative solutions combined with great technical service. As MD, you will develop the business towards continued growth with focus on innovative technical solutions and quality. You are expected to work strategically with analysis work and growth strategy, to develop the business by actively working with customer-oriented collaborations, market analysis and strategic marketing and sales. You are also expected to visit key customers in the region, and international travelling is part of your job.
As Managing Director, you provide solid leadership to the Swedish teams (sales, customer service, production, quality, administration) with a strong focus on sales. Business Development and Sales for the Business Units Industry and Transit are the main areas of focus. In alignment with the Global organization, you develop short- and mid-term plans for the region, and you are then responsible to deliver the forecasted business goals and EBIT results.
You report to the Global Managing Director BU Industry (located in Germany) and Holding.
To be successful in the role of MD, you should have a strong drive and enjoy working in a dynamic international group with a clear business focus. As a person, you are curious and innovative, and you proactively use practical solutions and methods to achieve long-term goals. As a leader, you are unpretentious and confident, always focusing on finding ways to engage and develop your organization and employees.
- a technical or business management degree
- at least 5 years sales leadership experience incl. P&L responsibility, preferably in general industry or automotive
- language skills: Swedish and English fluent
Do not hesitate to submit your application today as selection is ongoing. For further questions about the position, you are welcome to contact the responsible recruitment consultant Emma Hördegård on telephone number 0470-32 38 39 or email [email protected]
Schunk Carbon Technology AB belongs to the Schunk Group, which is an international technology group employing around 9,000 people in 29 countries. The company is a leading supplier of products made of high-tech materials – such as carbon, technical ceramics and sintered metal – as well as machines and systems – from environmental simulation and air conditioning to ultrasonic welding and optical machines.
Schunk Carbon Technology AB is located in Lenhovda, Sweden and represents Schunk’s Carbon Technology businesses in Scandinavia.