General Manager (f/m/d)

for a small subsidiary within a global group - focus on financial management and leadership

Overall responsibility for a small and strong unit within one of the world´s 100 most innovative companies.

  • Locatie

    Brumath near Strasbourg

  • Organisatie

    effeff France

  • Referentienummer


De functie

    Your Responsibility

  • Act with entrepreneurial spirit, drive and standing to ensure the French Business Unit achieves its mission and objectives.
  • Provide strategy and leadership for the daily operations and the team of 17 employees.
  • Prepare and monitor the implementation of the annual business plan in close cooperation with the Sales Director and German Management.
  • Take a pro-active role to develop the business, by creating insightful reports and input how to increase revenue and margins.
  • Support negotiations with major customers and key decision-makers.
  • Prepare financial statements, forecasts and reporting to the German board.
  • Participate in international projects and work closely with the German Management in export, marketing and operations.

    Your Profile

  • University degree in economics/finance or equivalent by experience.
  • Profound experience as finance manager, commercial director or CFO, contributing to the development of an organization.
  • Alternatively professional experience in Sales or Business Development with excellent understanding of the financials and wider general management principals.
  • Excellent analytical skills, high drive, energy and a team-oriented leadership approach.
  • Good motivation and influencing skills and ability to build high performing teams.
  • Excellent business acumen and communication skills in English, French and preferably also in German.

    Our Client offers

  • A unique opportunity for high responsibility, great scope of action and entrepreneurial initiative.
  • Being part of an multinational, fast growing group and innovative industry leader.
  • Benefit form the reputation of the company and their strong financial situation.
  • Freedom to act and have a direct impact on the business.
  • Flat hierarchy and an effective communication within a respectful company culture.
  • An attractive salary package including a company car and incentives.

    If you want your dedication and commitment to be really appreciated don´t hesitate and click on the “Apply” button to submit your CV in English or German.

    For any questions please contact our Senior Consultant Mrs. Gabriele Zander in our Berlin office (+49 30 3151 800).
    Mercuri Urval GmbH
    Unter den Linden 10
    10117 Berlin

    We guarantee strict confidentiality..

Over de organisatie

ASSA ABLOY is listed by Forbes Magazine as one of the world's 100 most innovative companies. The group has some 48,000 employees worldwide, operations in more than 70 countries and sales of EUR 7,9 billion. ASSA ABLOY's vision is to be the most innovative supplier of total door opening solutions in order to deliver safe and convenient security solutions that provide real added value to customers.
effeff France is the subsidiary of the German ASSA ABLOY Sicherheitstechnik GmbH. Established in 1986, effeff France distributes The German world leading and high-quality brands on the French market with an effective and motivated team. In the course of a succession we are looking for an experienced manager (f/m/d) with excellent commercial and leadership skills to run the French organization in Brumath near Strasbourg.