We are seeking a result driven, ambitious, experienced Plant Manager for one of our market leader multinational manufacturing clients that plays a key role in the metalworking / metal components segment, based in Heves County.

Besides being an award-winning employer, the company is currently working on an ambitious growth plan in Hungary, aiming for doubling the production in the next couple years.

In this role you will be managing the growth of the business by improving key performance indicators and leading the organization’s development in accordance with the policies and interests of the group.

Key responsibilities:

  • Define and maintain the company’s operating rules in line with the Hungarian legislation, including the environment protection, health and work safety
  • Define the company-level business targets in line with the group-level targets (e.g. financial, personnel, investment, production performance, supply chain targets)
  • Communicate and break down the company-level goals into the goals of each department, department leader and key player
  • Regularly control whether the realization of the targets runs within the planned financial frames, schedule and performance indicators – making the necessary corrective actions in time
  • Assure that the company’s quality management follows the principles of ISO 9001 standard
  • Monitor the production performance according to the business plan, introduce effective measures in case of customer's complaints
  • Manage staff development, infrastructure, production capacity and other functional resources
  • Evaluate the performance of the staff, providing feedback, maintaining the motivation system, ensuring attractive working atmosphere and trainings if needed
  • Develop the assets, infrastucture and methods of the company to improve market competitiveness
  • Operate a preventive maintenance system
  • Provide regular reports to the management team of the group
  • Define project goals and teams when necessary

Requirements, key competences:

  • Engineering degree with extensive business management experience
  • At least 7-10 years’ complex plant management experience at manufacturing companies
  • Deep understanding of production / manufacturing / logistics environments
  • Fluent English and Hungarian language knowledge
  • LEAN management and ISO 9001
  • Experience in leading ERP system implementations
  • Management of complex projects – factory relocations, production line installations
  • Ability to manage stress in difficult circumstances and tight deadlines
  • Result oriented and proactive attitude, characterized by deep business ethics, integrity and accountability


  • Manufacturing, Production
  • Project Management
  • Engineer
  • Project Management

Experience required:

  • 5-10 years professional experience

Required Qualification:

  • College degree

Required language level:

All of these are:

  • English (higher advanced/fit for negotiation)
  • Hungarian (higher advanced/fit for negotiation)

Employment type:

  • Full time

Job location:

Heves County

How to apply/ contact information:

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