Alufluor AB is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of aluminum fluoride. An input product that significantly reduces energy consumption in aluminum manufacturing and optical glass manufacturing. The company started in 1973 with a focus on refining by-products from other chemical process industries. Sales are global but headquarters and production facilities are located in Helsingborg. The company has a turnover of approximately 250 MSEK and has about 50 employees.
As MD you have the overall responsibility of the company, lead the management team and plant, focus on strategy development and execution, maintain and develop customer relations, contract negotiations, strategic purchasing, innovation and product development in the main segment, development of new segments, competitor surveillance and market analysis, internal production operations like purchasing, investments, production-, energy-, maintenance costs, procurement of leasing companies and construction. The company has strong focus on Health and Safety as well as Ethics and Compliance and one of MD´s main tasks will be to develop this further. The role requires extensive business traveling visiting customers and trade fairs in Europe as well as in the rest of the world. MD is reporting directly to the board of directors.
Proven leadership skills / experience required (board responsibilities, strategy development and execution, leading management team and plant). You have previously successfully established and developed long-term customer relationships in an international environment. You have a strong technical background, probably with a Master of Science in Chemistry or equivalent and have experience from the chemical industry. You are used to acting independently in negotiations and agreement discussions. To succeed in the role it is very important that you are relationship oriented and communicate unhindered with people from different cultures. You are goal- and result oriented, used to long-term planning and working self-dependent. Very good knowledge in English both verbally and in writing is a prerequisite.
We offer you an interesting position in a market leading company with good profitability, where you have the opportunity to develop both the company and your role. Alufluor is a company with an international perspective characterized by an open and family culture.
Please contact K2 Search if you have any questions about this position.
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