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General management / Profit centers
ENG00034665 Requisition #

ENGIE are recruiting for a General Manager on the EDF contract, to be based at Heysham 1 Power Station, Lancashire. This is a permanent, full-time role working 37.5 hours per week. On offer is a competitive salary, company vehicle or allowance, bonus and benefits package.

The Engie General Manager’s primary overriding responsibility is Industrial Safety.  Their leadership behaviours and tactical activities must put the wellbeing of their team, and everybody on the Station, above all.


Their core functional responsibility is the creation, continual development and delivery of a strategic business plan for Engie’s operations on their Station, collaboratively with the account SMT and directly aligned to the Station Director’s objectives.


Key to this is the design and delivery of the tactical operational and people processes to achieve the business plan, and though liaison with the account SMT drive a culture of continual improvement both operational and financial, based upon an engaged and safe team.  


What is your day to day?

  • Lead a positive Industrial Safety culture, above and beyond any other priority.

  • Develop a clear, robust Station business plan, collaboratively with the Account Station Management Team business plan efficiently, effectively, and collaboratively with EDF and other Station teams, by setting and monitoring personal and teams’ goals and objectives.

  • Adopt a progressive, open, honest and visible leadership style that results in a high degree of employee engagement, makes people proud to work for Engie, and results in positive relationships with trade unions and staff forums.

  • Be responsible for the Engie financial accounts on the Station, achieving the financial targets set and achieving the commercial goals agreed, particularly in relation to variable work and project opportunities.  A key element of this is growing the scale and scope of Engie services, and effective appointment and management of subcontract and supply chain partners.

  • Develop and maintain a very strong collaborative and engaged relationship with the Station Director and their team, aiming to be seen by the Station Director as a virtual member of their SMT, resulting in the achievement of the agreed NPS targets.

  • Ensure that the service is sustainable, resilient, and compliant both legally and procedurally.

Who are you?

  • Degree in Engineering or Business Management preferred
  • Extensive years’ experience including progressively increasing management responsibility plus meaningful operations expertise as well as direct sales and customer/client engagement
  • Understanding of financial statements and operations management
  • A demonstrated passion for customer service excellence
  • A commitment to a safety conscious work environment and nuclear quality compliance
  • Strong business acumen
  • Solid understanding of contract administration
  • Strong leadership abilities and effective communications skills
Please note, the successful candidate would be required to undergo CTC vetting.

Who are we?

ENGIE Business Services provides market-leading products and support to our energy and services customers to optimise the use of buildings and drive down energy costs, contributing to ENGIE’s wider ambition of helping society and businesses to Make Zero Carbon Happen.

ENGIE employs 17,000 people in the UK and over 160,000 worldwide, achieving revenues of €60.6 billion in 2018

For more information about ENGIE, please visit:


For this role, you must have evidence of the right to work in the UK. There is no re-location package with this job role. ENGIE do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

The ENGIE Resourcing Team supports this job advert. Agency involvement is not required. All related enquiries must come to the resourcing team not direct to ENGIE Managers.

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