Area Manager - New Location Opening

Our client is an international company designing and constructing swimming pools. They are opening a new showroom/ office in the Munich region and are recruiting an Area Manager to help establish the office, the business and recruit staff. This is a permanent, full-time role, to be filled as soon as possible.


                                                       Area Manager (m/f/d) new location opening

Permanent Position / Munich area


Your new duties and responsibilities

As the new Area Manager, it will be your responsibility to establish the business in the greater Munich area. You will work closely with one of the directors and your responsibilities will include founding the showroom/ office, recruiting staff (for example technicians, construction workers, sales staff), and driving the sales in the region.

The new Area Manager will ultimately manage the showroom and plan, organise and manage the installation of ca. 50-100 pools / year. You will also organise and guarantee the aftersales service to your existing client base.

The role will be spent ca. 50% in the office and 50% in the field with customers.


Your profile

The new Area Manager should be a driven and motivated person. As you would be the first person hired in the Munich region, it is essential that you are stand-alone and have a start-up mentality. You are not scared of making things happen and getting your hands dirty.

You do not have to be a pool expert or have experience in this industry. My client will teach you all you need to know about pools. It is essential that you have an entrepreneurial attitude and willingness to build up something from scratch.

The ideal candidate should also have the following qualifications:

  • Ideally have a background in sales, operations and/ or planning
  • Any experience in construction is of advantage
  • Project Management skills
  • Experience in managing small teams
  • Commercial mind-set and ability to build relationships to customers and colleagues alike.  
  • Be a problem solver
  • Excellent organisation skills 
  • Fluent German and very good English skills


Your Benefits

Our client is offering you a diverse and challenging role in a growing company. Be part of opening the office in Hamburg and of building the business in the region from scratch. The salary offered consist of a fixed salary and a performance based variable part. I would be happy to discuss this further with you upon receipt of your CV.

Interested? If you meet these criteria then please send your full application via email with reference GFKF/343680 to Karin Furberg at

I look forward to hearing from you!



Karin Furberg

Team: Sales & Marketing - Germany

Languages: German, English & Swedish

About Karin:

Karin has been with Euro London Appointments since 2007 and has specialised on positions in Sales and Marketing. She recruits both junior and senior candidates for roles based across Germany. Having herself moved to Germany from Sweden in 2000, she is in a unique position to understand and be able to assist international candidates coming to Germany looking for a new job and start.