Senior Vice President - Operations
Aerospace - Defence & Security - Engineering - Manufacturing
$200K

Job Title: 
Senior Vice President - Operations
Job Type: 
Senior Executive
Job sector: 
Aerospace
Defence & Security
Engineering
Manufacturing
Location: 
USA
Base Salary: 
$200K
Hours: 
Permanent
reference: 
SVP/811/02
About this position: 

Our client is a global leading manufacturer of specialist electromechanical components for Aerospace & Defence markets and are renowned for their superior product and customer service. They are succession planning and looking to appoint a senior VP to manage their global operational functions.

The Role: 
  • Reporting to the Group President and a key member of the group strategy board, you will hold complete strategic responsibility for a global multisite operation covering manufacturing, engineering, quality and program management in a highly technical manufacturing environment.
  • Will drive group operational excellence through a large multi-functional and international senior leadership team with 8 direct reports.
  • Will hold overall accountability for product standards, safety and quality with autonomy over a large operational budget.
The Person: 
  • With degree level and post graduate engineering qualifications in relevant disciplines you will have a proven track record in a technical manufacturing environment with significant experience working alongside Defence or Aerospace primes and their Tier one suppliers.
  • The ability to lead a large multifunctional team through both a strategic and hands on approach with an exceptional technical understanding of key customer requirements.
  • Commercially aware, you will be comfortable leading key customer relationships and be keen to join an organisation who pride themselves on delivering a superior product and service to a global customer base.