Head Of Operations

Mane Contract Services
£55000 - £65000/annum Competitive Benefits
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Fantastic opportunity with our leading Engineering client who is seeking a Head of Operations to join a talented, agile team based in Portsmouth

Job Role: Head of Operations

Location: Portsmouth

Salary: £55,000 to £60,000 + benefits

Requirements for a Head of Operations:

* Extensive demonstrable experience of managing multiple projects delivering to business targets directly influencing profitability
* Previous experience of delivering major change/project initiatives
* Educated to degree level or equivalent experience in an engineering discipline
* Strong communication skills, with the ability to self-motivate and work closely with core business functions, across multiple locations
* Able to present/communicate complex and analytical information to all levels of the business and facilitate a common understanding of the content at an individual level
* Quick decision making and the ability to use your initiative to problem solve is essential
* Highly proficient IT skills in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and MS project.
* Able to influence others at all levels of the business.

Desirable for a Head of Operations:

* Professional project management accreditation e.g. PRINCE2 or similar.
* Significant project management experience, ideally in a Defence or similar organisation, with a proven track record of successful delivery of multiple projects
* Experience in the management of a production facility, driving operational efficiencies.
* Proficient in principles, methods, techniques and tools for the effective management of projects from initiation through implementation.
* Good customer account management skills with the ability to identify new business opportunities.
* experience of the Lean Six Sigma tool kit

As a Head of Operationsyou will earn a competitive salary (to £60,000), and a comprehensive benefits package.

Send your CV or call today for more information on this Head of Operations opportunity.

**You will be required to hold a minimum of SC security clearance. If you do not hold an active SC clearance please familiarise yourself with the vetting process before applying.**

** Only applications from people eligible to work in the UK will be considered. Unfortunately for this role we cannot offer sponsorship