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Managing Director (m/f/d) Hungary

Hungary, Budapest, Budapest

Job description

Kärcher is the world's leading provider of cleaning technology. The family owned enterprise employs more than 14,500 people in 78 countries and more than 130 companies. More than 50,000 service centers in all countries ensure continuous and comprehensive supplies to customers all over the world. In 2021, Kärcher reached the highest sales with 3.092 billion euros in its history.

For their growing subsidiary (approx. 100 employees) based in Budapest /Hungary, we are currently hiring a

Managing Director (m/f/d) Hungary


Based out of the successfully operating sales and service subsidiary in Budapest with around 100 employees and a constantly growing turnover (appr. 20 Mio. €) , this exciting task will comprise:

  • Ensuring the further growth of the business and the achievement of sales and profit targets, taking over responsibility for PnL and all operations,

  • Developing and implementing mid- and long-term strategies in order to broaden the B2B and B2C sales channels towards more direct sales and e-commerce,

  • Leading and guiding an experienced team from finance, sales, HR and service and being a sparring partner in terms of leadership and change management to them,

  • Building up a strong communication channel to every level of the organization and being a central figure in promoting the organization’s culture and its shared values.

Job requirements

For this position you should have a strong business mindset in order to help to elevate the whole organization to the next level. Furthermore you should have:

  • A relevant university degree (e.g. management, business administration) and several years’ experience in senior level general or sales management positions in international companies,

  • A background in commercial durable businesses like power tool, construction or material handling equipment, industrial vehicles, building material, outdoor and gardening devices etc.,

  • A strategic and structured way of acting and thinking with a focus on performance and results,

  • Fluency in Hungarian and English (both written and orally),

  • Strong leadership skills and experience in coaching and mentoring teams to ensure their continuous professional development.

Our offer

  • Kärcher offers a stable job based on a full-time contract of employment with an attractive remuneration package.

  • Medical healthcare and life insurance programmes are covered 100% by Kärcher.

  • You can participate in development programs and training, e.g. online language classes. Kärcher offers the possibility to reimburse or share the costs of external educational activities.


As the personnel consultancy commissioned by Kärcher, we would like to invite you to use the "Apply" button to apply with your CV in English in just a few steps. If you have any questions, please contact Mareike Rusch (+49 30 40 50 416 17).