Operations Manager

Derby Permanent £75,000 - £85,000 per year
  • Results driven manufacturing leader
  • An opportunity to drive change in a growing business

About Our Client

A growing, Derby based manufacturing operation with a market leading product and a strong commercial footing. The organisation are ambitious with an acquisitive approach. They supply to a range of highly regulated markets and adheres to strict manufacturing regulation.

Job Description

As the Operations Manager, you will be report into the General Manager with responsibility for developing the production operation at Derby and enabling capacity growth, improved quality and a high performance culture.

Day to day responsibility will include:

  • Leading and motivating a diverse team of production staff, ensuring they meet or exceed production targets and quality standards.
  • Overseeing day-to-day operations of the manufacturing facility, including production scheduling, resource allocation, and inventory management.
  • Implementing and maintaining robust safety protocols and quality control measures to ensure a safe and efficient work environment.
  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams such as Engineering, Supply Chain, and Quality Assurance to drive process improvements and optimise production efficiency.
  • Monitoring and analysing key performance indicators to identify areas for improvement and implement corrective actions.

The Successful Applicant

The successful Operations Manager will posses a range of the following:

  • A strong background in manufacturing site leadership.
  • Exposure to highly regulated production (ideally aerospace, oil and gas, nuclear or defence).
  • An empowering, leadership approach.
  • Strong grasp of quality and documentation control.

What's on Offer

£75-85k with a leadership benefits package

Will Eisenberg
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Phone number
+44 114 263 6027

Job summary

Job function
Engineering & Manufacturing
Operations Management
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract type
Consultant name
Will Eisenberg
Consultant phone
+44 114 263 6027
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