General Manager

  • Location

    East Midlands

  • Sector:

    Oil Trading, Shipping and Supply, Lubricants & Chemicals

  • Salary:

    Between £40k to £50k + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Lucinda Eyre

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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Are you an experienced General Manager / Depot Manager looking for a fresh challenge in the fuels sector?

Based around the Lincolnshire / Peterborough area, you would be instrumental in establishing and growing a new depot with responsibility for all areas of the operation including distribution and sales.

Our client is part of a large, independent fuel wholesaler group with national coverage across the UK.

This role requires a proven leader who can not only build but support and motivate a team whilst driving the business forward.  It is essential that you have previous experience of working in a Senior Managerial position having held profit and loss and budget responsibilities.



  • Ideally you will have experience as a depot and / or business development manager in the fuels sector and an understanding of the operational requirements for a wet depot
  • You will be an extremely hard working and driven individual who is confident and enthusiastic with excellent communication skills at all levels
  • Proven management and leadership skills with the ability to build and maintain effective and productive relationships with your team
  • You will be able to demonstrate business development skills by meeting / exceeding challenging sales objectives, acquiring new accounts across a variety of sectors
  • Excellent negotiation skills with the ability to influence, communicate and work with appropriate networks
  • A good knowledge of the downstream oil industry to include stock management and operational activities
  • Excellent numeracy and literacy skills



Salary range between £40,000 and £50,000 depending on experience, bonus package, pension, fully expensed Company Car, laptop, phone etc.



This position offers a genuine career opportunity within a reputable and highly regarded long standing business