Site Manager / General Manager Terneuzen

Date:  23-Nov-2021
Posting End Date: 

Terneuzen, NL, 4538 BJ

Company:  ICL-IP Terneuzen B.V.

Job Description

Site Manager / General Manager

ICL Industrial Products Terneuzen – The Netherlands

Reports to:
ICL, EVP Operations

Role’s purpose:
Responsible for the Operations within Terneuzen site (SHE, Maintenance, Production, Logistics, Quality, Investments). The position holder also serves as the General Manager, representing the company in all local authorities.


Main Responsibilities:
This position is responsible to:

  • Ensure the safety and health of all employees through the promotion of safety culture and the implementation of all safety regulations and principles of HOP.
  • Establish long-term goals and objectives to drive best practices and continuous improvement within the site.
  • Leverage technology and innovation to increase productivity and reinforce efficiencies.
  • Lead the adoption of Operational Excellence practices.
  • Apply the Corporate's strategy within the site.
  • Define site investment needs; develop and execute capital investment plan.
  • Build and ensure adherence to pertinent budget.
  • Ensure site compliance with the laws, local regulatory requirements and ICL policies and procedures.
  • Deliver the products to the customer according to the specification and in due time.
  • Implement Quality Assurance according to ISO standards.
  • Promote the employee engagement and strive to enhance level of satisfaction.
  • Strengthen the professional and managerial capabilities on site.


Skills and attributes

  • Strategic thinking
  • Planning, project management and problem-solving skills
  • Integrity, honesty and ethics in business dealings
  • Ability to lead cross-organizational change
  • Strong managerial and conflict resolution skills
  • People management skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and in a dynamic environment
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strategic orientation
  • Fluent in English 


Education and Experience

  • At least 5 years of proven record in a similar function
  • Engineer graduate 
  • Experience with Lean manufacturing, 6-sigma and other OE practices
  • Experience working in chemical industry
  • Experience in global and matrix organizations