Manufacturing Director MD/729/10
Engineering - Automotive
£100K Base

Job Title: 
Manufacturing Director MD/729/10
Job Type: 
Senior Executive
Job sector: 
Engineering
Automotive
Location: 
Midlands
Base Salary: 
£100K Base
Bonus: 
Excellent Package and Bonus
Hours: 
Permanent
Close date: 
Wednesday, 10 January, 2018
reference: 
MD/729/10
About this position: 

Our client is an International manufacturer and supplier to the automotive sector.

They seek a Manufacturing Director to lead and drive Lean production in their two UK sites.

The Role: 
  • Reporting to the UK Managing Director you will have full responsibility for the JIT production operations driving continued innovative processes, volume achievement, manufacturing efficiency, sustained product quality and reliability.  
  • You will be a member of the senior leadership team where you will have particular responsibility for refining manufacturing and quality strategies.
  • You will have further responsibility for logistics and maintenance and be an evangelist for quality improvements throughout the business.

 

The Person: 
  • Excellent leadership and man management skills are essential and you will be able to instantly gain the respect of a senior, high quality team and drive them to further success
  • You will have led a significant manufacturing operation and you will have a track record delivering enhanced production performance, ideally within the automotive sector
  • You will have a relevant degree, together with further professional qualifications particularly Lean and JIT management skills