Head of Operations

Location
England, Derbyshire, North East Derbyshire
Salary
plus benefits
Posted
01 Jul 2022
Closes
15 Jul 2022
Ref
JN -062022-5649040
Contact
Joe Walton
Position/Level
Senior Management
Responsibilities
Operations
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

Michael Page Manufacturing are working in partnership with a market leading Manufacturing business that are looking for an Head of Operations to join their manufacturing facility in Derbyshire

The Operations Director will be responsible for full end to end operations on site including all health and safety, quality, production processes, procurement, supply chain, warehouse, maintenance and process improvements.

Client Details

Michael Page Manufacturing are working in partnership with a market leading Manufacturing business that are looking for an Head of Operations to join their manufacturing facility in Derbyshire

The Head of Operations will be responsible for full end to end operations on site including all health and safety, quality, production processes, procurement, supply chain, warehouse, maintenance and process improvements

Our customer are a true market leader supplying a diverse range of products across multiple sectors. They are very customer focused and have grown a business that offers a solution led portfolio of products. It is an exciting time to join this market leading yet growing Manufacturing Group

Description

The Head of Operations will be the go to person to drive plant efficiency, driving a collaborative and positive culture. they will also be accountable for the whole facility and be accountable for all site KPI's and costs.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Focused on plant optimisation and not just through put
  • 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 manufacturing operation and be accountable for its performance
  • Able to deliver a hands-on approach to the role with an engaging nature
  • Ensuring the business operates a progressive supply chain with strong supplier relationships
  • Drive the companies approach to developing approaches to ensure best in class delivery to their customer
  • Create, agree and implement strategy
  • Build a structure to facilitate growth & succession

Profile

  • IOSH/NEBOSH qualification would be advantageous
  • A proven track record at Leading a positive behavioural shift in a manufacturing business
  • Passion about making a difference
  • Background in running Manufacturing operations - 5 years minimum is preferred
  • Degree Qualified - would be preferred
  • knowledge of building materials in manufacturing would be advantageous
  • Highly capable of using Lean tools and technique's
  • Able to work and utilise process based systems
  • 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

Job Offer

£70,000 - £85,000 including car allowance and wider benefit package