Operations Manager

Michael Page Engineering & Manufacturing
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Responsible for developing and managing product and information flow within the value stream in accordance with lean methodology to achieve KPI's.

Client Details

Our client are a global manufacturing business who are looking for an operations manager to join their growing business.


  • Accountable for all operational results (Cash, Quality, Cost, Delivery) across the business unit
    defined from raw material reception through finished goods shipment
  • Accountable for reporting and delivering to all KPI's which drive the operation to continuously
    improve, ensuring the line managers maintain all key KPI data & visual
    management boards
  • Define and deliver Continuous Improvement Plans for the value stream from future state maps.
  • Prioritise and task manage value stream support team to perform against KPI's and budget.
  • Accountable for contact between the value stream and all external stakeholders in the
    production process (shared resource manager, sub contractors, external logistics personnel) in
    terms of delivery performance, quality issues, and flow between the facilities.
  • Through the direct reports, ensure that all employees are fully conversant and compliant with the
  • Company's Health and Safety policies. Ensure that all relevant Health and Safety legislation is
    effectively implemented and managed.
  • Support Head of Business in all business aspects.


The successful Operations Manager will have:

  • Number of years experience within a busy manufacturing environment
  • Ideally experience within aerospace/automotive
  • Proven track record in making significant improvements
  • Degree qualified within an engineering field or similar

Job Offer

£45,000 - £55,000 depending on experience