Head of Operations

High Volume Manufacturing
c£85,000 p.a. + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Based: Corby

The Role
Reporting to the Managing Director you will be responsible for developing and implementing the business's operations strategy, capitalising on significant new market opportunities and ensuring that realistic operational KPI's are met. Key tasks include:

To lead, manage and develop a team of circa 150 associates to support the existing growth plans to achieve production requirements and KPIs
To increase productivity, quality and yield through the application of rigorous world class manufacturing principles and methodologies
To drive a sustainable culture & behavioural change through the application of continuous improvement and lean manufacturing philosophiesThe Candidate
Ideally possessing a professional engineering qualification this role requires an experienced manufacturing or operations professional with current or recent experience of high-volume manufacturing environments. Your CV and experience MUST be able to demonstrate your capability and achievements in:

Significantly improving operational performance
Implementing & embedding modern manufacturing KPI's
Making the business more agile and responsive to customer needs
Preparing the business to begin the "lean manufacturing" journey
Leading the management team and associates through genuine behavioural and "cultural change" programmesThe Company
Backed by the resources of a multi-million turnover parent, our client is a c£50 million, UK market leader in the manufacture, sales and distribution of a range of high quality, B2B products and solutions to a prestigious portfolio of blue-chip customers in the Construction, House-Builders and Hotel sectors. Their reputation has been built on continued investment in New Product Development, product quality and by providing the highest levels of service. In return, you can anticipate a high profile and challenging role where you will enjoy all the autonomy, support and resources you need to deliver exceptional results. Our client prides itself on its open and positive culture, free from bureaucracy, where teamwork is genuinely encouraged and rewarded.

How to Apply
Please apply attaching your full CV in Word format and quote your current remuneration details, together with reference no (phone number removed)

Bonus + Car + Benefits