Managing Director

On Application
13 January 2017
20 January 2017
MD – Wexford
Position / level
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a leading manufacturing and distribution company. Based in the South East and with a very strong national commercial footprint the company has an exceptionally well-known brand that is synonymous with excellent product quality and superior customer service. Part of a large privately owned group continues to grow through product innovation.

With the planned departure of the incumbent MERC Partners has been retained to assist in the recruitment of Managing Director.


Wexford, Ireland

Reporting to the Group Managing Director the candidate appointed will be fully responsible for leading the business through its next phase of growth. A key area of focus will be the development of the organisation’s commercial team and the appointee will therefore be an experienced executive who can lead, motivate and develop a highly professional team and through them drive sales performance across the business. The MD will direct and control the company’s operations and give strategic guidance and direction to the Board to ensure the business achieves its mission and objectives.

The successful candidate will have a strong track record of senior management in a fast paced, sales oriented business. Core competencies will include sales drive and marketing focus, strategic thinking ability, negotiating, influencing and leadership, coupled with consistently delivering results. Candidates should ideally be educated to degree level in a relevant business discipline. This is a senior leadership position and represents a unique opportunity to make use of initiative, creativity and negotiation skills in a challenging and rewarding environment.

For a confidential discussion please call John Glenny on 353 1 2066700.

To apply, please email your curriculum vitae and quoting reference MD – Wexford before close of business on Friday, 20th January 2017, outlining how you meet the requirements of this role to: MERC Partners, 11/12 Richview Office Park, Clonskeagh, Dublin 14 - click APPLY.