Operations Manager

Pertemps Banbury Industrial
23 Jan 2019
31 Jan 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Operations Manager
Droitwich Spa
GBP50,000 - GBP65,0000 Per Annum

About our client
Our client a successful manufacturer based in Droitwich is seeking an Operations Manager to join their company on a permanent basis. The purpose of the role is to Lead, plan and deliver the operations of the business/overseeing production. Commutable distances to Kidderminster, include Droitwich, Stourport, Worcester and the surrounding areas.

Role Requirements

- Support the Managing Director with the overall business strategy and develop the Operational Strategy that supports it. Develop the departmental action plans for your team and an effective production planning process.
- Manage the assets, materials and labour to ensure maximum productivity and utilisation
- Deliver performance management to your direct reports and ensure their reports receive likewise. All poor performance to be tackled and dealt with.
- Develop personal development plans for all team members and ensure all training needs are met
- Ensure staff morale is kept high and foster good inter-departmental working
- Control and where possible reduce material costs. Ensure supplier performance and reliability of the supply chain.
- Foster a culture of continuous improvement and deliver an ongoing program of lean initiatives
- Ensure the processes and controls are in place and manage Quality, Health & Safety and environmental issues.

Successful Candidate

- Proven experience in a similar role
- Proven experience working within a manufacturing/production environment
- Proven ability to work well in a fast paced environment and to manage and oversee multiple projects and deadlines
- Proven ability to work well under pressure
- Take a direct, hands-on approach and be able to communicate with staff at all levels
- Confident, assertive and independent
- Be able to challenge and question decisions
- Be able to demonstrate commercial awareness
- Competent in systems and process management, leadership skills, business planning and reporting.
- Resilient and effective communication skills
- Commercial vehicle background is preferred but not essential

What's on offer?

- Permanent Position
- Competitive package

How To Apply:
If you think you have the skills and experience we are looking for them please do not hesitate to email me:

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