Operations Manager

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A brilliant opportunity for an experienced Operations Manager to become part of this extremely successful, long-established company which specialises in the design and manufacture of hi-tech power transmission solutions. They have an excellent reputation in their sector and are driven by clear values of innovation, integrity, quality and agility…they look for the same in their people!

As Operations Manager you will be part of the management team and report into the Managing Director. This is a new post for the company and would suit an ambitious and experienced middle manager who is ready to take the next step into a broader role with a wider remit. You will have extensive knowledge within a technical, highly regulated engineering business and be skilled in working with suppliers and customers both in and outside of the UK.

The key responsibilities of the Operations Manager are to…

- Work with the directors to both determine and deliver the business strategy, corporate goals and objectives
- Act as project lead for both internal teams and all clients
- Control the project management process from start to finish to ensure delivery is on time, to specification and to budget
- Develop and implement appropriate and effective process improvements as required
- Manage client and supplier relationships proactively
- Lead on the requisite quality standards conformity
- Identify potential business development opportunities through regular client contact
- Create appropriate KPIs and that they are delivered
- Manage the current in-house ERP system and ensure that its fit for purpose

The successful Operations Manager candidate…

- Holds a higher education level qualification in either electrical or mechanical engineering or science related.
- Is commercially and strategically astute, and experienced in devising and influencing business strategy
- Has a proven track record as an Operations or Production Manager within a modern SME engineering business
- Is organised and structured in their approach to all aspects of their role, with a real eye for the detail – a clear thinker
- Will be an exceptional communicator at all levels and across a variety of cultures – experienced in working with suppliers and clients in other countries
- Is someone who can motivate, encourage and lead a team to achieve high levels of performance
- Has excellent planning skills with the ability to see the big picture as well as the detail
- Is of an ambitious and self-motivated nature with the confidence to challenge at a senior level within the business
- Will ideally have had some exposure to global marketing and sourcing
- Must be able and willing to travel overseas on business for up to 10 days at a time

In return, you will receive a salary of up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience.

Closing date for applications: 24th June 2019.

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