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£55000 - £65000 per annum
Wakefield
JES-8877190621205307
June 19, 2020

About the role


Our client, a Yorkshire based fast paced manufacturing business, seek to appoint an Operations Manager to sit on the Senior Management team to provide day-to-day hands-on drive to implement the board’s manufacturing and improvement strategy. The appointed Operations Manager will have overall responsibility for production and assembly with dotted lines into the MD and the respective department heads of design, quality, health and safety, engineering and supply chain. On offer is a market leading salary and benefits package with a clear progression path onto the board of a leading manufacturing business. This role would suit someone looking to grow within a business and step up to a board level director role in the next three to five years.

Operations Manager – Role and Responsibilities – Lean / Business Improvement / Sigma / Manufacturing Manager

* Deliver on the operational KPIs for the site whilst simultaneously further developing a culture of continuous improvement
* Lead senior colleagues in manufacturing and engineering to contribute effectively to the growth strategy of the business
* Deliver on long term strategic vision of the company and implement cultural change
* Flexible attitude on a day to day basis. Firm and persistant when expressing views but a good listener comfortable changing course if given compelling reasons

Operations Manager – Skills and Abilities – Lean / Business Improvement / Sigma / Manufacturing Manager

* Of degree calibre with well evidenced leadership and coaching abilities
* Formal Lean and Continuous Improvement training. Track record of lean implementation and development of a culture of continuous improvement
* Prior experience working for a world class manufacturer in a senior management post
* Gravitas to lead a large team. Comfortable from shop floor to board room
* Relationship builder able to increase co-operation across departments

Operations Manager, Continuous Improvement, World Class Manufacturing, Manufacturing Manager, Lean, Business Improvement, Sigma

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