Procurement & Supply Chain

Operations Director

  • Location: Wakefield
  • Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job Ref: PSCW-28290
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This vacancy is managed by:

Carl Walker

Carl Walker

07710 096 840 / 01924 635 007

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Job Description


A leading advancing manufacturing/distribution organisation based in West Yorkshire that is instantly recognisable as a market leader in their field who have a very strong and well-respected brand are seeking to recruit an Operations Director

The organisation a project production processed environment design, manufacture and install bespoke solutions for their customers, priding themselves on exceptional and wide-ranging products and on-time delivery service. As a national business, the organisation are seeking driven, dynamic and innovative people to support their ambitious growth strategy.

As the Operations Director based in the Wakefield area you’ll be responsible for the leadership and successful performance of all activities and deliverables for a new service that you’ll define and continuously advance. The function includes but not limited to; Warehouse, Shipping, Procurement, Project scheduling, Assets management, Customer services inclusive of installation coordination and systems development.

Duties:
• You will have P&L responsibilities for the new business unit
• Define and create a service inclusive of the right measures of success with the executive members
• Develop processes that provide a defined level of service that meet the needs of the client
• Define and create a working culture that prides itself on quality and customer service
• Motivate and engage operational teams, particularly during times of business change and project delivery
• Optimise the performance and productivity of the function through the utilisation of resources and the business unit’s capacity
• Leading and managing the operational teams and hubs across the UK deliver a consistently high level of service to the clients
• Deliver a service that is compliant, meets the contractual obligations and that customers have a positive service experience
• Work with the executive team to drive new initiatives to achieve VA, CI and growth plans
• Ensure that the business is capturing all revenue opportunities mitigating any exposure through service failures
• Consistently challenge the status quo and have a quest for seeking new and better ways of working including process flow, innovation and the new of new technology
• Hiring, training and supporting the career development of all employees

The person:
• You will have a proven track record of multi-discipline management and demonstrate sound commercial knowledge
• With previous experience in a similar role at senior level combined with the ability to implement change management systems
• A strong financial understanding, demonstrating excellent people management skills, decision making, organisation and planning are fundamental to this position
• Competent process management and development
• This rewarding role demands many skills such as communication, self- motivation and a positive attitude
• The ideal candidate will have a strong operational experience from supply chain, material management, planning management, warehouse management, inventory management, customer service, people management, production management
• Strong people management
• Strong general management experience

Salary:
£65,000 - £70,000 + package
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This vacancy is managed by:

Carl Walker

Carl Walker

07710 096 840 / 01924 635 007

[email protected]

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