Operations Manager

Leicestershire Permanent
  • Be a key player on driving standards and efficiency's to the next level
  • Be a pivotal role in delivering positive change across the whole facility

About Our Client

Michael Page Manufacturing are partnering with a global manufacturing business looking to hire an inspirational Operations Manager at their facility Leicestershire.

This role is to oversee the end to end manufacturing process for the plant and drive output whilst developing the people

Our customer is a global manufacturer and is known in its line of work for an extremely high standards and delivery

Job Description

The Operations will be the go to person to drive operational efficiency, driving a collaborative and positive culture. they will also be accountable for the whole end to end operations reporting into the General Manager and be accountable for all operational KPI's.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Focused on operational optimisation
  • Able to manage engineering and operational employees
  • Able to create and drive a robust operational plan in a environment that changes quickly
  • Able to measure, assess and deliver decision based on data
  • Be customer focused at the heart of everything they do
  • Drive improvement programmes to cut waste
  • Lead the business to a positive behavioural mindset shift
  • Used to running a full business operation and be accountable for its performance
  • Able to deliver a hands-on approach to the role with an engaging nature
  • Drive the companies approach to developing a best in class delivery to their customer
  • Create, agree and implement strategy
  • Build a structure to facilitate growth & succession

The Successful Applicant

  • IOSH/NEBOSH qualification would be advantageous
  • Degree Qualified - would be preferred in an technical/engineering discipline
  • A proven track record at leading a positive behavioural shift in a manufacturing business
  • Passion about making a difference and delivering a high quality product
  • A commercial knowledge base would be highly beneficial
  • Knowledge of a fast paced manufacturing environment would be advantageous
  • Highly capable of using Lean tools and technique's
  • A data driven and methodical leader
  • Is a clear and comfortable communicator
  • A hands-on approach to running a business
  • A passion to improve and enhance an already capable operations and engineering team

What's on Offer

A competitive salary + further benefits

Joining a business at a time of growth

Joe Walton
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Phone number
+44 7920 237890

Job summary

Job function
Engineering & Manufacturing
Operations Management
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract type
Consultant name
Joe Walton
Consultant phone
+44 7920 237890
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