General Manager - Latis

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.
Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Dates that interviews will take place
to be arrange locally
Competitive with car / car allowance & excellent benefits
Summary of vacancy

Latis Scientific develops its business by providing a premium technical service to their clients and by adding value where ever possible. Latis Scientific is a market leading provider of laboratory services.

Our strength is the high level of technical expertise and consultancy we offer all our customers and the quality of the science we perform.

Join us in the resource revolution

We want to make our planet a better, greener place. And we’re making it happen. Across our business, little by little, day by day. We’re innovating to conserve resources; reduce landfill; and much more besides. We’re facing tomorrow’s challenges and looking them in the eye. Together, we have the power to bring change to the world. But we need a fantastic team to do it. We need you. 

Based at our Laboratory in Crayford and reporting into the Laboratory Services Divisional Director, the General Manager is responsible for the operation, leadership and direction of the laboratory and consultancy businesses and coordinating and directing their activities (including technical management, customer and employee relations and cost control) to assure profitable and successful operations.

You will be a strong people manager with significant business and commercial management experience, ideally gained within the water or environmental sectors and have experience of working in the testing, inspection or certification (TIC) sector. Experience with the implementation of LEAN practices and a knowledge and understanding of maintaining operations to ISO standards such as 17025, 9001, 14001 and OHSAS 18001 is also required.

You will be accountable for the P&L of the  laboratory and consultancy businesses  so previous experience of this along with proven financial management competency is essential.

The ideal candidate will have a degree or equivalent in an appropriate scientific discipline ideally in applied chemistry or microbiology.

Our approach

With a raft of benefits, family-friendly policies and excellent remuneration packages, there’s never been a better time to join Latis Scientific.

We are proud of our fantastic opportunities for personal growth and development as we continue to build and grow our forward thinking company and you could play a key part in our success.

A friendly and supportive place that you will love to work, we believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. We also expect our people to be enthusiastic and responsible. If you share our thinking – and have the qualities we’re looking for – you could play a big part in our dedicated team.

Latis Scientific is an equal opportunities employer.

To find out more or apply, please complete the application form and attach your CV.

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This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.