Manufacturing & Operations Director

Recruiter
Lord Search and Selection
Location
Shropshire
Salary
80000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
09 Sep 2017
Closes
07 Oct 2017
Job Type
Director
Contract Type
Permanent

cGBP90,000 pa + Car, Bonus + Benefits
Engineered Components and Systems
Shropshire


The Company

Our client is a global manufacturer of premium engineered components and systems for a range of prestigious end customers. Keen to enhance their manufacturing engineering processes and controls, they wish to appoint a high calibre, forward thinking Manufacturing and Operations Director to lead them through a period of tremendous change, opportunity and growth.


The Role

Reporting to the Managing Director, you will be responsible for driving operational improvements and will lead the manufacturing operations to meet performance targets in Environment, Health and Safety, Quality, Customer Service (OTD), efficiency improvement and cost reduction. This key role will champion and lead implementation of continuous improvement initiatives and develop a culture of operational excellence.

You will lead a number of Lean and Six Sigma projects and drive improvements of a world class manufacturing operation through a highly skilled, capable and flexible workforce. You will play a fundamental role in establishing a Zero PPM / CI culture and implement an operational improvement plan to generate real change and tangible value.

This role can offer genuine progression also.


The Person

You will be an accomplished Operations professional with a degree in Mechanical Engineering/ Production engineering or equivalent. You will have a strong management and leadership background and be able to develop communication with the team to motivate and ensure clarity of direction.

A proven track record in the execution of Lean and Continuous Improvement is imperative.

This is a hands on role where you will have sufficient engineering credibility to effectively interface with and influence site and EMEA manufacturing operations leaders.


How to Apply

So if you are looking for a new challenge within a fast growing, market leader, that will fully utilise your technical and man management skills and offer you genuine career opportunities - then look no further, please submit a fully detailed by clicking "Apply Now" and quote your current remuneration details, together with reference no 370731.