Aerospace Operations Director
Aerospace - Defence & Security - Engineering - Manufacturing
£115K Base

Job Title: 
Aerospace Operations Director
Job Type: 
Senior Executive
Job sector: 
Aerospace
Defence & Security
Engineering
Manufacturing
Location: 
South
Base Salary: 
£115K Base
Bonus: 
30% bonus, Car / Allowance / Pension / Medical / LTIP
Hours: 
Permanent
reference: 
OD/811x/20
About this position: 

Our client is – A major aerospace manufacturing business with a significant UK presence wish to appoint an Operations Director to run one of their sites.

The Role: 
  • With P&L reasonability for the site you will be responsible for the day to day leadership of customer service, aftermarket, production, supply chain / materials quality and continuous improvement.
  • To work closely with Functional Directors to ensure execution of process aligns with standard work and to the defined strategic of the group
  • To develop talent and people to ensure the right people are in place and that the business has robust succession planning in place.
The Person: 
  • You will be degree educated and have proven operational experience within an aerospace, defence, manufacturing business. Ideally you will have held P+L or had partial P+L experience.
  • With strong financial acumen you will have the ability to develop organisational effectiveness with a strong bias towards talent development.
  • You will have strong analytical thinking, problem solving skills, a good attention to detail, a team player with excellent interpersonal skills and a commitment to relationship building, both internally and externally.