Opportunities

Recognised internationally and having a long heritage in the agribusiness sector, Carrs Group plc is now seeking a Managing Director to lead and develop its market leading Carrs Billington agribusiness.

The Company
Recognised internationally and having a long heritage in the agribusiness sector, Carrs Group plc is now seeking a Managing Director to lead and develop its market leading Carrs Billington agribusiness. As part of the delivery of their succession plan this is an excellent opportunity to be part of a diverse group of companies that provides innovative products to all of their chosen business sectors as well as having a significant reputation for adding value to their customers businesses.

The Role
Reporting to the CEO, the role will focus on leading the commercial growth programme and ensuring department heads are effectively managing their areas of responsibility to achieve the overall aims of the business. Assuming full accountability for all operations and budgeting, the role will prepare an annual business plan and monitor progress against it to deliver the current year’s sales and profit projections. Given the focus on customer and product innovation, the role will play an active part in the marketing and public relations strategy to promote the products, services and image of the company to the agricultural sector in its chosen target markets.

The Person
To apply for this role candidates must have at least 3 years’ experience at Commercial or Sales and Marketing Director level within in the machinery, animal feed or aligned industry with an established record of accomplishment of business growth through strong leadership within the agricultural sector.  Candidates will demonstrate experience in building, leading and motivating high performing teams and a passion for commercial success that will challenge the status quo and build strong relationships with customers and colleagues alike.

If you are looking for an exciting opportunity to progress your career to a Managing Director role with one of the most innovative agricultural businesses in its sector, please get in touch with Darren Houghton at Eden Search & Select for a confidential discussion on 0113 834 6634 or info@edensearch.co.uk

To find out more, please call 0113 834 6634 or request a call back