Perfect work life balance: Paper Mill Manager (f/m/x) in sunny Greece!


Our client is one of the largest paper mills in Greece, producing carton board for  the use in general- or food packaging. 

It’s part of a financially healthy group and we are delighted to offer a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity:

Join the team as  Mill Manager (f/m/x), located close to wonderful beaches and amazing cultural highlights. Housing and car are part of the package.  

Key Tasks:
  • Optimize production while ensuring strict safety adherence, drive continuous improvement, and identify cost-saving opportunities. 
  • Analyze processes for optimization, develop profit-maximizing strategies, and lead teams to achieve efficiency goals. 
  • Implement transparent tracking processes for accountability and visibility, oversee workflow to streamline operations, and establish protocols for efficient issue resolution. 
  • Foster a culture of improvement and innovation, collaborate with cross-functional teams to standardize processes, and conduct regular performance evaluations. 
  • Stay updated on industry trends and tech advancements to enhance efficiency and explore new markets. 
  • Maintain vendor relationships to optimize the supply chain and implement training programs for staff development. 
  • Monitor KPIs and ensure compliance with regulatory standards and safety protocols..  
Education / Experience:
  • Degree in paper technology, mechanical engineering, chemistry, process engineering or comparable education with relevant experience
  • Several years of experiences as Mill Manager or comparable in the paper and / or board industry
  • Ideally experience in the production of packaging papers from recycled papers
  • Experience in leading, developing and motivating teams
  • Experiences in (continuous improvement) project management 
  • Deep understanding of paper production processes 
Personal Characteristics:
  • Excellent intercultural communication skills on all business levels 
  • Enhances transparency in this area of responsibility 
  • Strong leadership skills, ability to lead motivate and develop supervisors and employees while maintaining a good team spirit 
  • Ability to set up and monitor KPI’s and drive line performance in using them 
  • Analytical skills, continuous improvement mindset 
  • hands-on” mentality 
  • creative, brings ideas into the company 
  • ability to identify and implement standards and processes, endurance structured, reliable way of working 
  • Problem-solving oriented
  • Must have: English on C1/C2 level written and spoken 
  • Greek language skills would be considered a plus 
  • Any other European language e. g. German would be considered a plus  


Kategorie: Produktion / Technik
Branche: Papiererzeugung
Standort: Griechenland
Beginn: a.s.a.p.
Tanja Zeuss
Moosstr. 7
D-82319 Starnberg
Tel.: +49-8151-65499 60