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Manufacturing Recruitment

manufacturing recruitment experts

manufacturing recruitment specialists

Experts In Manufacturing Recruitment

EO is a leading provider of top managers and executives for senior roles within the Manufacturing industry. For more than 15 years we have been placing senior leaders into manufacturing organisations, and have one of the best networks of permanent and interim manufacturing leaders in Europe.

The manufacturing sector like so many others is going through rapid change, including increased regulation and compliance, faster product development, and innovation of manufacturing techniques. Our recruitment experts have considerable global experience across these markets and are able to provide senior managers with extensive experience in this sector for permanent positionsprojectschange programmes, or interim assignments.

Areas We Cover

We recruit for senior commercial roles within the manufacturing industry. Our specialist consultants have experience in recruiting for:

Typically we recruit for director level commercial roles within SalesProcurement & Supply ChainMarketingHRFinance and IT as well as board positions such as CEOManaging Director, Chairman and Non Executive Director.

Challenges We Solve

The manufacturing sector is facing increasing pressure from regulatory and compliance, including health and safety, waste management and energy consumption. This combined with a need for better efficiency and the increasing use of automation in manufacturing techniques is creating a culture of continuous change within many manufacturing businesses. Our manufacturing clients are typically looking for senior leaders who can help setup or optimise a manufacturing operation, or turnaround an operation that is not meeting it’s production goals. We have supported clients on programmes as wide-ranging as:

  • M&A and integration of operations
  • Supplying improvement experts
  • Supplying interim turnaround managers
  • Redesigning production sites
  • Supporting change programmes
  • Relocating factories and operations
  • Introducing/updating ERP or function specific systems

Our capabilities extend through the entire production supply chain, and into all management functions, and we are able to provide experienced senior leaders on either a permanent or interim basis.

How We Can Help You

Whether you are looking for an Interim change manager or a want to recruit an executive on a more permanent basis – we are experts in finding the right person for your business.

Executive Search

Our executive recruitment and headhunting service searches the market for the best talent, and matches candidates to your business on both technical competency and behaviours ensuring a great cultural fit. Our award winning candidate presentation tool gives you complete visibility and control of the recruitment process while providing in-depth and thorough candidate assessments that allows you to make an informed decision about the right person for your role.

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Interim Management

If you have a need for fast, specialist recruitment then our interim management service can supply you with experienced senior leaders on 3 to 12+ month assignments to provide extra resource to a project or plug an urgent leadership gap. We are able to provide shortlists for a role within 24 to 48 hours, ensuring you get the person you need as quickly as possible.

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Recent Roles

Interim Managing Director
Industial Automation
Operations Director
Industrial Automation
Manufacturing Director
Finance Director
Defense and Space
Group Manufacturing Manager
Consumer Electronics

Programme Director
Industrial Automation

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