01952 299844

Operations Manager , Shropshire

£60,000 - £65,000 (depending on experience) + Excellent Benefits | Ref: AA23100

Contract: Permanent

First advertised: Wednesday, 7 Aug, 2019


Amanda Anderson

Area: Shropshire

Job type: Permanent

Salary: £60,000 - £65,000 (depending on experience) + Excellent Benefits

Hours: Monday – Friday

Reference: AA23100

Date added to website: Wednesday, 7 Aug, 2019


Are you experienced in managing manufacturing operations and looking for your next challenge?

Our Shropshire based client is a market leader who has developed a global reputation for delivering high quality product. They are now seeking an experienced and well-versed Operations Manager to develop and lead the manufacturing operations team and take the business through to its next phase. There are excellent progression opportunities available for the right individual and the successful candidate will be joining a thriving and extremely well-established and prestigious business with an exemplary reputation.

Areas of responsibility:

  • Accountability, guidance and leadership to the production, purchasing, distribution, quality, and engineering teams
  • Develop and maintain operational processes to ensure maximum efficiency and productivity
  • Deliver projects to budget and time constraints
  • Determine and maintain departmental budgets
  • Set and evaluate operational KPI's to enable delivery of strategic goals
  • Ensure engineering requirements and preventative maintenance programmes are in place to safeguard production output
  • Production schedule adherence and ensure plans are efficient and effective
  • Training, development, performance management and recruitment of staff within the department

Skills and Experience:

  • Proven track record of success in an Operations Management role within a manufacturing / production / engineering environment
  • Previous experience in managing cross-functional departments and teams
  • Knowledge and experience in implementing improvement techniques such as LEAN, 5S and Six Sigma
  • Exceptional communication skills and a natural ability to build relationships and gel departments together
  • Aspirational leadership skills and an infectious desire to bring teams together to succeed

The application process:

We will carefully consider your details and advise you if we're able to progress with your application within 72 working hours. If you do not hear from us within this time your details won't be retained. So, if you're not successful on this occasion, do continue to respond to future roles we advertise. In the meantime, all good wishes and continued success with your search for employment.