Operations Manager

Recruiter
Michael Page Engineering & Manufacturing
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted
08 Aug 2017
Closes
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This is an excellent opportunity to join as an operations manager for a blue chip business that will offer real variety and development to the successful candidate based in the West Midlands.

Client Details

This is business is a true global market leading company, with operations across the world. In the UK, they have a strong presence and are going through another period of strong growth, and are looking for an Operations Manager that is looking to develop their career with a global blue chip business at their site in Birmingham.

Description

The Operations Manager will:

  • Effectively and efficiently manage production daily/weekly/monthly targets in line with customer specifications, meeting quality and delivery expectations
  • Minimising costs where possible and ensure the required best working practices are maintained at all times
  • Ensure the target productivity level is achieved on a daily basis
  • Update the production plan on a daily basis
  • Communicate and liaise with other departmental managers regarding throughput of stock to ensure production targets are met
  • Drive process improvements on Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) by appropriate data analysis
  • Perform root cause analysis and resolve problems
  • Identify and deploy the technical skill sets, resource levels and systems to deliver projects, including the engagement of external resources as required
  • Manage, coach and develop a high performing manufacturing team that meets agreed objectives and which delivers best practice results, added value and continuous improvements
  • Set objectives/KPIs within area of responsibility and review and assess ongoing performance of direct reports

Profile

The successful candidate will have:

  • Relevant manufacturing/engineering degree is preferred, or HND, BTec Professional Level 5 Award or equivalent NVQ Level 5 qualifications.
  • Extensive production experience with significant proven supervisory experience
  • Excellent leadership, people- management and team building skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to manage a variety of cross-functional team members
  • Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills
  • Excellent organisational and follow-up skills
  • Proven problem solving skills

Job Offer

This role is paying £50,000 - £55,000 DOE + Package


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