Head of Production & Purchasing

Recruiter
Samcra Resourcing
Location
Yeadon
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client, based in Yeadon (Leeds) is a leading manufacturer of vehicle warning, lighting and signalling equipment that is supplied to customers worldwide.

This company has enjoyed many positive successes over the past few years, with strong growth particularly in exports. As a result they are now looking for someone to help improve production operations across their site.

The appointed person will be responsible for overseeing the management of all areas of Production and Purchasing, ensuring that all customer orders are manufactured to time, within appropriate quality standards and cost objectives.

Ideal Candidate:

  • Proven track record of managing manufacturing within a dynamic, medium volume and high-quality production environment.
  • Proven ability of problem solving and creative resolution in both technical and operational environments.
  • Familiar with Lean tools and techniques, an accomplished continuous improvement change agent able to upgrade operations and business processes.
  • Able to work with other operational functions and stakeholders across the business.
  • Capable of reviewing business performance and ensuring delivery of key operational targets.
  • Character to lead, promote and motivate a team.
  • Qualification in Electronic Engineering
  • Experience of LED, Lightbar, Sirens, Beacons or the Automotive Industry would be preferred, however this is not essential in your application.

The Package:

  • Salary would be very much dependent upon experience
  • The package as a whole will be discussed at Interview stage.

If you feel that you have the necessary skills to apply for this role then we want to hear from you.

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