UK Operations Director Ref: UKOD/896/09
Engineering - Automotive - Manufacturing
£110K Base

Job Title: 
UK Operations Director Ref: UKOD/896/09
Job Type: 
Senior Executive
Job sector: 
Engineering
Automotive
Manufacturing
Location: 
West Midlands
Base Salary: 
£110K Base
Bonus: 
Full executive package, 50% bonus and LTiP
Hours: 
Permanent
Close date: 
Friday, 5 January, 2018
reference: 
UKOD/896/09
About this position: 

Our client is a leading manufacturer and supply Automotive parts to all major OEM’s globally and are renowned for their superior customer service and product offering. Due to promotion, they are looking to appoint a UK operations director.

The Role: 
  • Reporting to the UK Managing Director you will hold complete strategic responsibility for UK operations covering all operational functions in a complex manufacturing environment across 2 primary locations.
  • Will drive operational excellence through a large multi-functional team with 8 direct reports and hold overall accountability for product standards/quality with autonomy over a £Multi-million pa operational budget in a fast-paced engineering biased environment.
  • Will engage with customers at the highest level and represent the business globally within industry.
The Person: 
  • Will ideally hold degree level and post graduate engineering qualifications and have a proven track record in a relevant regulated manufacturing environment where product quality and customer service is key.
  • The ability to lead a large multifunctional team through both a strategic and hands on approach.
  • Commercially aware you will be keen to join an organisation who are going through a major period of expansion and pride themselves on delivering a superior product and service.