Operations Director

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    about 1 year ago

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Job Description

A high-profile manufacturing organisation within the central belt of Scotland is looking for an Operations Director to join its team. Responsible for their European operations, the primary focus of this role is to ensure that the sites operate to a world class safety standard. In addition to this, you will ensure sites run efficiently, cost effectively and operate compliantly. Working closely with the leadership team you will deliver the operational plan, annual production plans and reflective budgets. As an Operations Director, your duties will include: Providing a strong focus on margin improvement, capacity assurance and process safety. Identifying prudent capital investments. Challenging the status quo at each site to operate as effectively as possible. Ensuring sites are running as efficiently and effectively as possible, whilst remaining compliant. Establishing and maintaining effective communication with both the team you manage and customers. Regularly travelling to other sites. To be a successful Operations Director you will have the following skills and experiences: Significant experience in a manufacturing industry at an appropriate level. An ability to work strategically across an organisation and with a variety of business functions. Successful change management experience. Experience of appropriate lean management tools with a track record in delivery. To be degree educated or equivalent (manufacturing/process management/engineering disciplines) with strong analytical skills. The ability to develop objectives and business processes to improve efficiencies. Good knowledge of Excel and other Microsoft packages. In return, a Director will receive a competitive basic salary plus an executive package. To apply for this role as Operations Director, please click apply online and upload an updated copy of your CV. Candidate Source Ltd is an advertising agency and the details sent in your application will be passed to a third party responsible for processing the application. This will include holding and sharing your personal data and our legal basis for this is legitimate interest subject to your declared interest in a job. Our privacy policy can be found on our website and we can be contacted to inform you of the third partys details should you wish