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Managing Director , Interim Managing Director

Role: Interim MD (Manufacturing, Engineering, Automotive )

Day Rate: Negotiable / Immediate start

Location: Southampton

Immediate start – Interim MD Required – must have proven Interim Experience working with Turnaround Business’s from £50-200m.

The Client - A well-established organisation needs an accomplished Interim Managing Director with experience from the Manufacturing, Automotive and the Engineering space

The Role: The role requires a highly proactive Interim who can hit the ground running by bringing their experience from the Automotive, Engineering and Manufacturing sector. You must be a highly commercial, ambitious and driven leader with a proven track record of working at board level, SLT and have proven experience from a turnaround Interim career. You will also be a consummate communicator with proven experience of leadership from shop floor to top level. The role will requires a close relationship with the owners and you must be a hands on professional as well as having the credibility and gravitas a role of this nature requires.


  • Lead and guide the strategic vision of the business to achieve sustained, long term and profitable growth.
  • Head up the UK operation and leadership team.
  • Represent the company at senior levels within the customer to ensure that relationships are maintained and enhanced.
  • Manage and direct the UK business with a focus on sales workforce and sales activities in order to provide a competitive advantage through strategic planning, resulting in increased sales and profitability.
  • Control all aspects of the business, the balance sheet including, forecasting and budgeting.
  • Develop and maintain excellent health and safety standards throughout the business, consistent product quality, manufacturing efficiency and implement operational best practice.
  • Maintain and develop organisational culture, values and reputation in its markets and with all staff, customers, suppliers, partners and regulatory/official bodies.

DMA specialise in executive search and selection of senior and middle management opportunities as well as Entry level roles across Sales, Operation , Commercial Supply Chain , Logistics , H&S , Financial ,Engineering and Technical in the Service Led Industrial / Manufacturing market place we have many further opportunities available in these sectors on the DMA website






£150000 - £250000 Per Annum

Contact: Charlie Beaumont
Telephone: 01926 463530