Our client is a globally known manufacturer of single board computer products, supplying to leading integrators within the Defence, Security, Aerospace and Telecommunications sectors. They design a range of high-performance Intel processor boards, switches, networking, software and storage products for use in embedded computing solutions. They are now looking for an Operations Manager to join their team and work to ensure that output targets are achieved to high quality standards with particular emphasis on control of all commercial aspects of Sales Order fulfilment.
The Operations manager will:
*Take overall commercial responsibility of the company's operational requirements.
*Manage the Operations Team whilst achieving Customer and Company output targets.
*Drive and maintain process improvements through metric-driven culture.
*Understand the workings of ERP systems, manage product costings, inventory levels, work scheduling, planning, Multi-level Bills of Materials etc.
*Possess an appreciation of Quality Systems and regulatory compliance standards.
*Understand Export Compliance, with the view of becoming the company "Expert" over time.
*Maintain staff training to staff industry requirements (H&S, Workmanship etc.
To be considered for this role, applicants will need to be qualified to degree/HND level in a Commercial or Operational subject or in a relevant Engineering discipline. You will have previous industrial Commercial and Operational experience (covering Contracts, Suppliers and Customers) within the Electronics Manufacturing sector.
You will need to have a comprehensive understanding of how to meet Customer requirements within a fast-moving environment with minimal business risk.
Your skills and experience will include:
*Planning and project management skills
*Knowledge of international Export Compliance Regulations
*Excellent communication skills with the ability to work at all levels of an organisation
*Familiarity with quality workmanship standards and processes
*Familiarity with problem solving tools and techniques
*The ability to interpret data and statistics
Operations Manager (Electronics Manufacturing)
£60-65k plus generous company benefits
Key Skills: Operations Manager, Operations, Electronics, Manufacturing, Process Improvements, Commercial Management, Contracts, Planning, Export Compliance, Customer Requirements, Supplier Management.
PLEASE NOTE: Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
This role is a PERMANENT position.
Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy