Business Unit Director

Location
South East England (GB)
Salary
£115k Base, Benefits: Bonus, Full executive package, Car / Allowance / Shares
Posted
13 Jul 2018
Closes
27 Jul 2018
Ref
BUD/811x/20
Position/Level
Director
Responsibilities
Business Development, Sales, Strategy
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

Our client is a leading global aerospace manufacturing business, due to continued expansion and some restructuring within the business, they wish to appoint a Business Unit Director to run one of their sites in the South East.

The Role:

  • You will have full P&L responsibility for the site and have day to day leadership of customer services, aftermarket, production, supply chain materials, quality and continuous improvement.
  • A key element of the role will include improving factory performance through the execution of lean manufacturing initiatives such as Kanban, SIOP, 5s and Kaizen, while maintaining focus on quality improvements.
  • You will be responsible for operating performance including sales, profit, working capital, on-time delivery, planning, scheduling, materials management, financial commitments, providing the resources necessary to grow and where appropriate, actions to cut costs.

The Person:

  • You will be degree educated in either Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or some other Technical Engineering discipline. You will have held direct P&L responsibility within an Aerospace and Defence Manufacturing environment.
  • You will have strong operational experience with exposure to best practices, lean manufacturing, continuous improvement, JIT, coupled to commercial negotiation skills and experience of customer relations.
  • Familiarity with the manufacturing of low volume, high mix engineered products with experience of reducing costs whilst improving operational performance.

In the first instance please forward relevant CV’s by email including your current remuneration package quoting BUD811x20 and sent to Barnaby Stewart Senior Executive Search Ltd

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