Job type: Permanent
Job reference: : BBBH112493
Location: England, UK
Sector: Electricity, Utilities
Date posted: 21/09/2017
Managing Director - Energy Storage - UK Wide - £Competitive
My client, a very exciting and innovative Energy Storage & Energy Management business, are looking for a Managing Director to drive the growth of the business. This is a crucial role for the business - successful candidate will take full responsibility for the growth and operations throughout the UK.
This is a fairly hands-on role, so the successful applicant will have a charismatic personality with exceptional communication and interpersonal skills in order to drive the business forward, meet deadlines, control costs and motivate and develop the workforce.
Managing Director Responsibilities:
*Actively contribute to the leadership, governance, and performance of the business in all areas
*Implementing commercial and operational strategy in line with Board's vision
*Playing a leading role in shaping the future of the business
*Business reporting at Board Meetings, implementing current business strategy and ensuring continuity of the company 3-5-year business plan
*Implementing long term company strategy and initiatives as they pertain to the execution of renewable energy projects
*Resilient, visible leader, and an excellent role model able to manage and mentor staff
*Ensure best value for money, assurance and quality are at the heart of financial decisions.
*Act as principal budget holder for the business
*Identifications of new business growth opportunities
*Creating business proposition to grow the business profitability
*Promotion of the business and its objectives, building long term strategic relationships and effective partnerships
*Liaison with other colleagues and directors on joint projects, responsible for driving the sales forward
*Oversight of the company product development to maintain and improve market value
*Providing input into ongoing product development
*Able to demonstrate a strong commercial background with the ability to broker complex sales and long-term partnerships with key clients
*Leading concept development, marketing, and branding
*To lead and ensure the operational functions are delivered in line with relevant regulations, best practice and policies
*To identify, mitigate and manage risks (including Health & Safety, staff welfare, financial, etc.) associated with the business.
The Ideal Managing Director:
*Collaborative and co-operative leadership style with the ability to set strategy and inspire co-workers and partners at all levels of the company
*Passion for Renewable Energy and proven experience of working in the renewables industry is a must
*Natural deal maker with an entrepreneurial approach and high levels of drive and tenacity
*High calibre (very likely Masters Level) with strong technical and commercial affinity
*A strong communicator capable of dealing with people at all levels
*Excellent solution-seeking, teamwork, leadership, and communication skills which extend across all organisational and management levels
*Ability to take decisions in the best interest of the shareholders
*Excellent people management skills
*Enthusiastic and well organised
This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to step up into a pivotal role with a growing energy storage business. The successful Managing Director will be rewarded with a competitive salary.
Locations: United Kingdom, UK, England, Europe, London, South, South East
Keywords: Managing Director, Director, Business Director, CEO, Chief Executive Officer, Board Member, Board Director, Business Development Director, Sales Director, Strategy Director, Business Development Manager, Sales Manager, Senior National Account Manager, Energy Storage, Battery Storage, Grid Storage, Power Storage
For more information about this role please contact our London office