Global VP Automation Business Unit

Mackenzie Stuart Ltd
Frankfurt am Main
£122672 - £158752 pa + Attractive Package
19 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Global VP - Automation Business Unit (Germany) - Ref - NW1176
Salary: EUR170,000-220,000EUR + Attractive Package
Location: Frankfurt, Germany

Mackenzie Stuart is working with a Global Leader in the manufacturer and supplier of automation drives and controls. Operating from and HQ in Central Europe they are a global business, with a worldwide presence in the Automation industry. The business has seen significant growth in recent years and committed to continuing this trend.

The position will be in charge of the entire Automation Business Unit.
The successful candidate will be in charge of the EUR600m+ business unit.
This role will be responsible for the whole automation portfolio: PLC, DCS, Motion Control, Electrical Drives, Hydraulics, Pneumatic's and Gear Technology.
Selling into the: O&G, Chemical, Automotive, Machining Applications and Engineering etc.
The role will be based in Frankfurt, Germany.

The candidate must have prior experience dealing with an Automation business unit of EUR600m+ and growing this substantially.
The candidate must be a strategic thinker, have great business acumen and leadership skills.
The candidate will be highly competent, technically competent, high energy and leadership to accommodate the aggressive growth plan for the company.
The candidate will have extensive experience in the Automation sector especially in controls, educated in automation and also have a commercial and strategic background.
The candidate must be based in Frankfurt, Germany or willing to relocate.

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