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General Manager - Operations

Job Title: General Manager - Operations
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kuwait
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q94155
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: MJS.96674.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: October 06, 2013 09:04

Job Description

A leading marine services provider is currently looking to hire a skilled and dynamic General Manager to join their team and drive the continuous success of the business in Iraq and Kuwait. As the General Manager you will oversee all aspects of the countries operations and will be leading the achievement of all business targets and objectives. Your role as the General Manager will also include: * Managing manpower, operations and sales and marketing strategy within Kuwait and Iraq * Making sound decisions for the business to render excellent quality services within the region * Developing plans and strategies that are aimed at enhancing operations and workforce performance * Maintaining high level relationships with key accounts as well as local government and embassy offices * Ensuring that the country operations adhere to the business global policies * Driving the productivity and revenue generation through maintenance of existing accounts and identifying new business development opportunities within the assigned countries To qualify for the General Manager role, you must have the following skills and experience: * University qualification within a related field * Experience and competency in handling naval port/logistics operations * At least 10 years of experience within naval environment or logistics industry, with 5 years spent within a senior management role * Proficient in MS Office * Excellent public relation skills, business acumen, written and verbal communication skills * Strong business acumen and people management skills * Ideally with GCC experience in Kuwait or Iraq within a senior management position This is an exciting opportunity with a guaranteed excellent package that awaits the successful candidate. If you thrive on challenges of this sort and enjoy hitting the ground running, then please submit your CV today. We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.