Operations Leader

Recruiter
Edison Technical Recruitment Limited
Location
Warwick
Salary
40000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + + negotiable
Posted
07 Aug 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Title: Operations Leader

Job Location: Warwick, West Midlands, UK

Job Salary: GBP40k-GBP45k per annum (dependent upon experience)

Job purpose as the Operations Leader

This new position will ensure the successful operational performance of the Q Advanced Operations team. Key duties will include cross-functional resource planning, recruitment, maintenance and growth of the Special Operations Facility, and creating the strategy for growth within the department.

Key responsibilities & tasks

The key responsibilities and tasks of the role include:

- Responsible for the creation, agreement and evaluation of the QAO Strategy Growth Plan for the next 5 years to ensure QAO profitability target of GBP30-40M per annum, including:

o Creation of the product lifecycle strategy for Special Projects and Q.
o Creation, implementation and management of QAO Specials Service and Track day programmes (GBP2-3M per annum new business opportunity not currently in company forecast)
o Management of QAO facilities growth and maintenance, including company Brand Centres

- Responsibility to create an efficient and world class organisation - with resource planning, development and training for the department, including Workshop, Programme Management, Engineering and Administration
- Support department management, Organisation structure/resource, Overhead budget signoff and CapEx expenditure
- Representation of QAO to internal and external clients.
- Second to Senior Programmes Manager and supporting Operations & Technical Directors for Concept program planning.
- Responsible for a team of up to 20 Technician heads, including supervision and workload planning.
- Responsible for creating the plan and implementation of Service Programmes and Track Events, in support of Special Operations growth plan and linked to establishment of company Brand Centres.
- Create, agree and manage the facilities budget and oversee the facilitation of the Q Advanced Operations Office and Workshop and ensure that the building is optimised at all times, in line with budget (cGBP1M budget)
- Responsible for creation, implementation and management of Service Programmes and Track Events, in support of Special Operations growth plan across all QAO sites
- Manage and create the plan to deliver capability to deliver the Resource, Facilities and Process required to achieve QAO EBITDA targets
- Responsible for establishing and ensuring compliance through monitoring and training, with ISO9001 & ISO14001 throughout the operation of the department.

Qualifications & experience

The successful applicant will possess the following skills and attributes:

- Extensive operational or project management experience
- Experienced in effective resource planning
- Awareness of company Build Processes
- ISO9001 & ISO14001 knowledge
- An awareness of Aston Martin Production System would be an advantage
- Computer Literate essential.
- Degree or Higher diploma qualified or equivalent preferable.

How to Apply

If you are interested in progressing your career as the Operations Leader, apply now for immediate consideration.

PLEASE NOTE: If you require visa sponsorship to work in the UK you CANNOT be considered for this role.