Operations Director

Recruiter
Glen Callum Associates Ltd
Location
Kent
Salary
£80000 - £100000/annum
Posted
24 Nov 2021
Closes
01 Dec 2021
Ref
2612584442
Position/Level
Professional / Specialist
Responsibilities
Analyst
Sector
FMCG / Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English
Operations Director

A fantastic opportunity for an Operations Director to join a very well respected sport & leisure equipment brand. The product range is highly desirable and, with in-house Design & Engineering at the core of the business, there is significant ongoing scope for further NPD and innovation, embracing both new technologies and software. Privately-owned, the company recently featured in the UK Stock Market 1,000 fastest growing companies! You will enjoy the buzz of a fast-moving consumer-branded + engineering tech operation. Regular travel to East Asia. Excellent package for a hands-on 'can-do' leader.

6 Figure Salary (Guide) + Benefits

Location: South East UK / Kent / Relocation assistance

You will have extensive experience working with Chinese Manufacturers and the necessary commercial and financial acumen to take ownership of the current operation comprising East Asia supply chain and UK assembly, QC and logistics. You will also display the management and communication skills required to lead a team of +20.

Like a challenge? Have you got what we need?

Core Responsibilities:

Reporting to the CEO, the key responsibilities for the role include:

Partnering with the Board to ensure the company is strategically positioned to deliver high-value premium products, to customers around the world, on a timely and cost-effective basis.
Tight and precise hands-on control of the Chinese procurement & supply chain functions.
Full commercial control over the costs of the product range and operations activity.Required Experience:

Strong track record in a senior executive level operational role, ideally in engineering tech + consumer-branded multi product range.
Experience/talent to steer the operational & commercial performance of a +£20m turnover business.
Extensive exposure to Chinese supply chains and manufacturing partners, supplying engineered components and finished goods.
The gravitas, experience, and ability to influence entrepreneurial stakeholders in forming business decisions and develop / implement forward business strategy.Apply now:

Interested? Please send your CV to our retained recruitment partner Glen Shepherd, Director at Glen Callum Associates Ltd or call Glen directly for a further chat on the job. / 00 44 (0) (phone number removed).

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