Operations Director

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  • Location:

    Horsham, West Sussex

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  • Salary:

    £90000 - £100000 per annum

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    Jacob Marshall

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    7 months ago

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Operations Director

Based in Horsham West Sussex

£90,000 - £100,000

A specialist designer and manufacturer in the defence industry, who supply complex electromechanical products/systems to the naval and land sectors of the Defence industry are looking for a Operations Director. This is a vital role for my client as you will be working across all my clients 3 sites. You will be apart of the Senior Leadership team and be responsible for ongoing delivery and growth within the business.

You will be managing all aspects of operations this includes Supply Chain, Logistics, Planning and Production.

Responsibilities - Operations Director - West Sussex

  • Responsible for developing the end-to-end operational strategy
  • Responsible for driving continuous improvement
  • Ensure the products are delivered to correct quality, budget and schedule
  • Lead and motivate the engineering teams
  • Drive development in the production department
  • Drive New products into production smoothly
  • Develop the organisational structure
  • Communicate with key suppliers
  • Ensure Inventory management is maintained

Key Skills - Operations Director - West Sussex

  • Proven experience in an operations manager/director role
  • Previous experience working for small/medium company
  • Experience of delivering within a continuous improvement environment
  • Excellent customer/stakeholder relationship skills
  • Substantial leadership experience
  • Ideally worked in Defence or manufacturing industries
  • Have previous experience with low volume high-cost products/systems

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity and what to learn more about this fantastic growing company, please do not hesitate and 'APPLY NOW'