Manufacturing Operations Director

Job Description

Exclusive are working with a growing heavy engineering business with operations across the North East in their search for a Manufacturing Operations Director to join them on a permanent basis.

This is a strategic role within the business and one which will see the appointed individual leading the direction of a multi-site operation.

As Operations Director, you will be joining an innovative and forward thinking business, one which is going through a significant period of investment and growth. As such, it is expected that you will have demonstrable experience of working within a heavy manufacturing or engineering business which has seen significant growth and change.

Key Responsibilities:

* Carry out the responsibilities of Operations Manager in accordance with recognised legal and ethical standards, and in line with specific company policy for QHSE policies

* Lead, manage and motivate the operational team to deliver the agreed site business plans

* Deliver on-site operational targets as set by the company

* To ensure that all employees are continually developed and embrace the company’s Talent Management program

You will be proactive in continuous improvement and have suitable accreditations within a relevant area such as:

* LEAN Manufacturing

* 6 Sigma

* Prince2 Practitioner

* Kaizen

Experience within heavy industry such as rail, ship fabrication or steel manufacturing will be an advantage to your application.

You will be highly analytical, able to work and communicate with all levels of management and possess the strategic, financial and commercial understanding to drive a business forward.

On offer is a generous and competitive Salary and Package including company car and bonus.

For more information and a confidential discussion, about this opportunity, please forward your CV in application to Exclusive.

Job Details

Type of work
Permanent
Application closing date
29th July 2017
Salary
£55000 - £70000
Sector
Executive Search
Location
North East England
Town / City
Tyne and Wear
Reference Number
1150

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