Operations Manager

3 days left

Location
England, West Midlands, Walsall
Salary
£50,000 - £52,000 per annum
Posted
15 Sep 2020
Closes
29 Sep 2020
Ref
JN -092020-1229444
Contact
Rob Burke
Position/Level
Senior Management
Responsibilities
Operations
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English
  • Opportunity to join a market leading, rapidly expanding manufacturer
  • Several projects due to launch over the next 12 months

Client Details

We are recruiting an Operations Manager role for a rapidly expanding niche Manufacturer based in Walsall. With a global customer base & a number of exciting projects due to launch over the next 12 months, this is a fantastic time to join their business. Ideally you will be at Production Manager level looking to make the step up into Operations. Furthermore, you will be a natural process improver, a forward thinker who has a proven ability to coach & mentor teams. In return you will have full autonomy & opportunities to progress.

Description

Leading a team of 40 people across Production, this role will report directly into the Senior leadership team.

  • Lead a team to deliver KPI's across quality, cost and delivery on time against tight deadlines
  • Continually drive team plans through training and development
  • Instil and drive a strong continuous improvement culture through scrap reduction, SMED and TPM improvements
  • Work closely with quality to help improve metrics across RFT and PPM
  • Identify and respond to under performing product lines with appropriate action plans
  • Work and assist with the quality team to adhere to ISO9001 standards
  • Drive and set OEE improvements and targets

Profile

  • Industrial manufacturing background, ideally from Tier 1 Auto/Aero
  • Strong Lean/CI experience, six sigma accreditation would be beneficial
  • Proven ability to coach and mentor teams
  • Forward thinking individual

Job Offer

Circa £50k + benefits