Operations Manager

  • Location
    Ashford, Kent
  • Category
    Engineering - Operations Management
  • Contract Type
    Permanent
  • Salary
    £ 60000 - £ 65000 / Year
  • OrganizationType
    Office

Job Title: Operations Manager


Location: Near Ashford


Salary: £60k-£65k


Hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm


Your key responsibilities as the Operations Manager:



  • Create a positive culture and high levels of staff engagement based on company core values.

  • Support customer retention and sales growth, via high OTD and quality performance.

  • Develop operational team and skills to be capable of matching the company growth plans and potential.

  • Create production stability and efficiency, via effective training and production management controls and structure.

  • Lead daily operational and production meetings, as output take and/or drive actions for recovery back to customer or business plan.

  • Deliver monthly/annual revenue and associated operational profitability targets.

  • Lead technology and capability enhancements in production and processes.

  • Lead supply chain cost down, saving initiative and help build key supplier relationships.

  • Implement a right first-time ethos, to increase productivity and reduce waste levels.

  • Ensure the company retain and build upon all quality accreditations.


Skills and experience required:



  • Previous experience as an Operations Manager is essential

  • A strong generic operations understanding, including supply chain, warehousing and production as core elements, alongside strong commercial acumen and financial understanding.

  • Our client would like to recruit someone who can react quickly and decisively, while working on the overall goals of each project.

  • A passion to develop your career - This role comes with the coveted opportunity to join the leadership team and work alongside other department heads, to develop and deliver the company vision.


Interview process:


Face to face, socially distanced in the office, our client is adhering to strict, COVID-19 safety measures.


Next steps:


If you're interested in this position and have the skills and attributes to be successful in this position then please apply today.


* Please note if you're suitable and your skills match the role you'll receive an e-mail from us. Remember to call us on 01233 611780 ASAP/within 24 hours to discuss the position in further detail with Bonnie (Candidate Manager) or Nicola (Permanent Consultant). We look forward to your application.

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