Business Development & Innovation Director

  • Adderley Featherstone
  • Southern, England, UK
  • Aug 10, 2018
Full time Installation, Maintenance & Repair Manufacturing & Warehouse Sales

Job Description

Industrial Services for the Global Steel, Copper and Metals Industries 
Materials processing, metal recovery, recycling, logistics and environmental services
A new Board position delivering growth throughout the EMEA region

This is a newly defined role within a major division of a multi-billion dollar US based group which is enjoying a period of sustained growth and looking for new and enhanced opportunities to develop its service offering.  Based at the division’s European Headquarters responsibility is for the identification, development and implementation of strategies to deliver commercially viable new business solutions within their metals and minerals marketplace which in itself is heavily focused on steel, copper and metals producers.  You will be responsible for a regionally spread multi-national team of Applied Innovation Solutions Engineers and through leadership and sharing best practice produce new innovative solutions taking them from concept through to commercial viability.  The core business provides material processing and environmental services to the steel and metals industries together with the development of co-products for specialised application across industry, construction and agriculture which all offer significant opportunities for new business growth.  Ideal candidates for this position will be graduate calibre with further marketing or MBA qualifications coupled with a successful and progressive career to date in sales, business development, strategic marketing or commercial/new product development within sectors closely related to the international steel, copper or metals industry.  You will have a deep understanding of steel mills services and your communication skills will be highly developed including experience of operating in international markets across a matrix organisation structure.  You will be able to demonstrate drive, energy, leadership and presence linked to an intrinsic entrepreneurial approach which lends itself to grasping new opportunities and taking them from concept to full commercialisation.  This is a rare opportunity to join an established international business at a senior level which is offering substantial prospects for career development and personal job satisfaction and is backed by the resources and positive growth outlook of this world leading group. The benefits package is designed to attract the best talent available. 

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