General Manager – Laundry Division

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates


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Job ID JD-15216

James Done

The Company

My client, a well known Abu Dhabi based conglomerate, has a urgent need for an experienced GM to take charge of their Laundry division. Currently the business only works with corporate clients (Hotels, Labour Camps etc).

The primary task of the GM is to ensure smooth day-to-day running, whilst working with the Group CEO to increase capacity to ensure greater profitibility.

The Role

  • Standardize methods for laundry facility operation
  • Responsible for efficient operation of equipment, proper dosage of chemicals and efficient usage of all related laundry accessories
  • Continuously seek new business opportunities and forecast market trends
  • Supervise laundry staff to ensure maximum efficiency.
  • Ensure staff needs are attended to, morale kept high and living quarters kept tidy and hygienic
  • Ensure proper maintenance of the facility, machinery, vehicles and all company assets
  • Recruitment and selection of laundry personnel and determining staffing requirements
  • Make rounds and inspections to ensure the laundry personnel are performing required duties, appropriate laundry procedures are being rendered, and quality control measures are continually maintained.
  • Ensure excellent relationships are maintained with all clients. Monthly feedback forms should be sent to all clients to continuously monitor perception of the relationship
  • Ensure excellent relationships are maintained with all subcontractors
  • Responsible for attaining any and all permits authorizations from any government authority
  • Update the CEO and Board of Directors regarding the performance of the Laundry on a weekly basis.
  • Monitor the preparation of the Budget and other Reports to the Board of Directors.
  • Conduct Variance Analysis against the Laundry‚Äôs Budget for the period and submit Performance Reports to Board of Directors on a monthly basis.

The Person

  • Strong Leader with practical knowledge of the Laundry Industry.
  • Knowledge of laundry techniques and procedures; and of fabric and colored material reactions to laundry chemicals and procedures
  • Skill in the operation and maintenance of laundry machinery and equipment and in the use of soaps, bleaches and washing solutions

AED Negotiable for right candidate

Standard UAE Benefits

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