Operations Director ODr/246/24
Aerospace - Defence & Security - Engineering - Manufacturing
£70K - £90K Base

Job Title: 
Operations Director ODr/246/24
Job Type: 
Senior Executive
Job sector: 
Aerospace
Defence & Security
Engineering
Manufacturing
Location: 
Bristol
Base Salary: 
£70K - £90K Base
Bonus: 
Full executive package. Uncapped bonus and LTiP
Hours: 
Permanent
Close date: 
Thursday, 17 May, 2018
reference: 
ODr/246/24
About this position: 

Our client is a specialist full life cycle engineering design and support group with an enviable blue-chip client base across OEM and Tier 1 channels in the Aerospace and Defence sectors. Due to promotion, they are looking to appoint an Operations Director.

The Role: 
  • Reporting to the Group Managing director you will hold complete strategic responsibility for operations covering design, manufacturing/engineering support and program management teams.
  • Will drive commercial and operational excellence through a large multi-functional team with 6 direct reports including owning relationships with customers at a senior level.
  • Will hold overall accountability for group standards and quality with autonomy over a large operational budget in a fast-paced engineering environment.
The Person: 
  • Will hold degree level/ post graduate engineering qualifications and have a proven track record in the aerospace or defence sector, ideally in an engineering support/ consultancy capacity
  • The ability to lead a large multifunctional team of both inhouse house and contract engineers through both a strategic and hands on approach.
  • Commercially aware you will be keen to join an organisation who pride themselves on delivering a superior product and service.