Head of Manufacturing Operations
Engineering - Manufacturing

Job Title: 
Head of Manufacturing Operations
Job Type: 
Senior Executive
Job sector: 
South West
Base Salary: 
Company Car or Allowance, Bonus – Commensurate with success
About this position: 

Our client is looking to appoint a Head of Manufacturing Operations to develop and implement the manufacturing and supply chain strategies for the business.

The Role: 
  • You will be responsible for assigning and scheduling work, monitoring workflow to ensure timely completion to the clients’ satisfaction.
  • To drive operational efficiency improvements through the development and implementation of effective systems and procedures.
  • To adopt and adapt the principals of lean methodology into both the bid process and subsequent operational delivery.
The Person: 
  • You will ideally be degree educated with proven experience of working within an engineering/manufacturing environment. A proven ability to successfully handle multiple projects and meet critical deadlines.
  • You will have a firm understanding of lean manufacturing and a track record of leading cross functional teams. A team player with excellent interpersonal skills and a commitment to relationship building, both internally and externally.
  • The role will involve client interaction, ensuring that the business resources are continually able to satisfy client demands, expectation and market change.