General Manager at Rose Avenue Group

General Manager at Rose Avenue Group.

General Manager at Rose Avenue Group

Rose Avenue Consulting Group is a financial management, strategy and consulting firm that combines deep industry knowledge with specialized expertise in corporate finance, strategy and research. Together with our clients and partnering companies we address our client’s most critical issues and challenges.

General Manager

Job Description

A leading engineering company providing technology and infrastructure solutions with operations in Telecommunications, ICT and Power sectors are looking for a General Manager. Reporting to the Managing Director, the General Manager is responsible for overseeing and managing the operations, strategic planning, and team leadership within the respective engineering disciplines.

Direct Reports: Head of Water Engineering sector, Head of Healthcare sector, Head of Geomatics sector

Job Responsibilities

Operational Management: 

  • Develop and implement effective strategies and programs to achieve business objectives and ensure efficient operations.
  • Oversee project management, from planning and design to execution and delivery, ensuring compliance with industry standards and regulations.
  • Monitor project progress, including cost, quality, and timelines, and take corrective actions as necessary.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify and resolve issues or challenges that may arise during project execution.

Team Leadership: 

  • Lead a team of engineers, technicians, and support staff, providing guidance, mentorship, and performance feedback.
  • Foster a collaborative and high-performing work environment, encouraging innovation, professional development, and knowledge sharing.
  • Set clear goals and objectives for the team and ensure their alignment with departmental and organizational objectives.
  • Conduct performance evaluations and promote a culture of continuous improvement.

Business Development and Client Relationship Management:

  • Identify and pursue new business opportunities, including client acquisition and retention.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with clients, understanding their needs and providing innovative solutions.
  • Attend industry events, conferences, and networking opportunities to promote the company’s services and build a strong professional network.
  • Collaborate with the sales and marketing teams to develop strategies and campaigns to expand the company’s market presence.
  • Any other duty that may be assigned by the management.

Key Performance Indicators

  • Revenue growth and profitability
  • Customer satisfaction and retention
  • Project delivery and performance
  • Employee engagement and retention
  • Compliance with regulations and industry standards
  • Business development and new client acquisition
  • Operational efficiency and cost control

Other Requirements

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in engineering or relevant field.
  • Proven experience in a senior managerial role within the engineering industry, typically over 10 years.
  • Strong understanding of medical engineering, water engineering, and geomatics engineering.
  • In-depth knowledge of relevant regulations, standards, and best practices within the respective engineering disciplines.
  • Excellent leadership, communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively engage with clients, team members, and stakeholders.
  • Solid business acumen and strategic thinking abilities.
  • Knowledge of relevant regulations, standards, and best practices.
  • Financial acumen and experience managing budgets.
  • Ability to build and maintain relationships with stakeholders.
  • Strong problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Demonstrated project management skills, including budgeting, resource allocation, and risk management.

Critical Competencies

  • Leadership: Ability to lead and inspire a team, set clear goals, and deliver results.
  • Strategic Thinking: Capacity to think long-term, identify opportunities, and develop effective strategies.
  • Technical Expertise: In-depth knowledge and understanding of medical engineering, water engineering, and geomatics engineering.
  • Communication: Strong verbal and written communication skills to effectively interact with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Business Acumen: Understanding of business principles, financial management, and market dynamics.
  • Problem-solving: Ability to analyze complex problems and generate innovative solutions.
  • Relationship Building: Skill to build and maintain relationships with clients, suppliers, and industry partners.
  • Adaptability: Ability to navigate challenges and changes in the industry and adapt accordingly.
  • Decision-making: Capacity to make informed and timely decisions considering all relevant factors.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified? Go to Rose Avenue Group on to apply