Operations Manager

West Yorkshire Permanent
  • Site-wide leadership responsibilities
  • Growing business within a developing sector

About Our Client

Michael Page Engineering & Manufacturing are working in partnership with an international manufacturing business with sites based across the UK. This successful business supplies a range of products to a large customer base with both B2B and B2C sales.The West Yorkshire based site are currently looking to recruit a resilient, driven and strategic Operations Manager to take full, site-wide responsibility for their manufacturing facility, production projects and business expansion plans.

Job Description

The Operations Manager will form part of the senior leadership team of this impressive manufacturing facility and will have full site responsibility for all operational performance across manufacturing, H&S, quality, people and productivity.

Reporting directly into the multi-site Operations Director, you will be tasked with leading and developing a culture of success through a team of 8 direct reports, and a wider team of c.100.Other day to day responsibilities will include:

  • Owning leading and improving a balanced scorecard of KPIs
  • Driving a culture of delivering product on time, in full and to the right standards
  • Managing a motivated, high performing team to increase efficiency across the plant
  • Promoting a culture of continuous improvement
  • Contributing to operational strategy and managing improvement projects to achieve strategic business goals
  • Acting as an agent for change

The Successful Applicant

Successful candidates will have a strong assembly-led manufacturing background and a proven ability in leading and developing teams. You will provide inspirational management and possess:

  • Knowledge of operational management and organisational methods
  • Strong, passionate and motivational leadership skills with the ability to build a culture of success
  • Ability to manage complex projects and proactively address issues
  • A proven track record of automating manual manufacturing processes
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels of the business
  • An exemplary reputation of health & safety delivery and improvement
  • Experience of site relocations or reorganising factory layouts would be beneficial

What's on Offer

  • £65k, 10% bonus and competitive benefits package
Lauren Wise
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Phone number
+44 114 270 3754

Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Operations Management
Industrial / Manufacturing
West Yorkshire
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Consultant name
Lauren Wise
Consultant phone
+44 114 270 3754
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