General Manager


Job Description

The General Manager will lead a vibrant team in our fast-paced FMCG sector, ensuring operational excellence and driving the business forward. This role is based in Glasgow and requires a professional with solid business support and secretarial skills.

Client Details

Our client is a recognised name in the FMCG industry, employing over 500 dedicated professionals. Based in Glasgow, they are renowned for their high-quality products and commitment to employee growth and satisfaction.


  • Managing daily business operations to ensure maximum efficiency
  • Supervising staff and organising workflows
  • Implementing business strategies, plans, and procedures
  • Liaising with external stakeholders and managing client relationships
  • Overseeing the company’s financial performance, investments, and other business ventures
  • Ensuring compliance with legal guidelines and in-house policies
  • Enhancing the organisation’s image by collaborating with customers, government, community organisations, and employees
  • Analysing problematic situations and providing solutions to ensure company survival and growth


A successful General Manager should have:

  • A degree in Business Management or a relevant field
  • Proven experience in a managerial role within the FMCG industry
  • Excellent organisational and leadership skills
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities
  • Proficiency in strategic planning and business development
  • In-depth knowledge of diverse business functions and principles
  • Familiarity with MS Office and various business software

Job Offer

  • A permanent contract with the opportunity for career progression
  • A generous holiday leave package
  • A collaborative and supportive company culture

We are looking forward to receiving your application and discussing your fit for this exciting General Manager role in the FMCG industry based in Glasgow.