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Date Added: Wed 14/09/2022

Operations Manager

Sittingbourne, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £65,000 per annum

Are you an experienced Operations Manager with knowledge of Lean and Kaizen techniques?

Do you have experience of managing a large team?

Do you come from a manufacturing/engineering background?

If so, we have an exciting opportunity in Sittingbourne for an Operations Manager to work for one of our clients who is a fast growing and well-known manufacturer.

In this role you would be working Monday to Friday 08.00-16.30. Our client is offering a competitive salary up to £65,000 per annum, depending on experience.

As the Operations Manager your responsibilities would include:

  • Responsible for product compliance and shopfloor personal development
  • Lead Continuous improvement, H&S and 5S programs.
  • Liaising with the sales team to ensure production meets customer demand
  • Organising and managing over 100 production operatives
  • Actively implementing ideas that improve process safety and efficiency
  • Analysis of daily operational data to ensure short and long term KPI's are being met
  • Managing stock control
  • Managing and ensuring Preventative Maintenance Programs implemented

Operations Manager Person Specification:

  • Previous Manufacturing / Engineering experience
  • Ability to improve manufacturing processes using techniques such as Lean or Kaizen
  • Track record managing stock levels through efficient planning
  • Project management skills
  • Commercially aware with strong financial acumen
  • Previous experience managing large teams
  • Strong systems knowledge and experience managing an ERP system
  • Excellent communication skills
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