General Manager Job in Ireland

Scope of the Role:

Famalco is currently seeking to recruit a General Manager based in Dublin Ireland with an automotive background to manage the ACE Rent-a-car brand. General Manager will be responsible for the overall strategic direction and day-to-day management of our car rental business.  This critical role requires a combination of strong leadership skills and business acumen.


  • Develop and implement strategic plans to grow the business and meet financial targets;
  • Oversee all aspects of the operations, including fleet management, customer service, sales and marketing as well as financial management;
  • Establish and maintain positive relationships with key stakeholders, including customers, employees, and suppliers;
  • Liaising with franchisors and establishing competitive rates;
  • Ensure compliance with all applicable regulations and laws;
  • Implement and document and maintain company policies and procedures;
  • Develop and maintain a positive and professional corporate culture, fostering employee engagement and development;
  • Remain abreast with industry trends and adjust the business strategy accordingly;
  • Manage the budget and finances of the business, including the preparation of financial statements and reports;
  • Provide regular reports and updates to the board of directors.


  • BSc/BA in business administration or relevant field, Master’s degree considered an asset;
  • Proven experience with a minimum of 2 years working as a Managing Director or other senior managerial position;
  • Demonstrable experience in developing strategic and business plans;
  • Thorough knowledge of market changes and forces that influence the company;
  • Strong understanding of corporate finance and measures of performance;
  • Familiarity with corporate law and management best practices;
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills;
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills;
  • Outstanding analytical and problem-solving abilities;
  • Ready to travel.

Written applications including your current C.V. should be sent, in the strictest confidence to: hr@famalcocareers.com