Operations Manager

  • Devon
  • Permanent / Full Time
£65000 - £75000 per year Full Benefits Package
Job ref: 616700

The Company

We are looking to procure an experienced “Operations Manager” from a manufacturing background to join a Devon based company with hugely exciting growth plans.

They specialise in the Design, Manufacture and Installation of bespoke Leisure Facilities across the UK, America and Canada. Their projects range from £50k – £2m in value and their pipeline of work has exploded over the last 18 months, causing rapid expansion of the team and their service offering.

The business will see 100% growth over the next 12 months creating exciting career opportunities for their happy team.

The role

They are looking to hire an experienced “Operations Manager” with a manufacturing background to support the CEO managing the day to day running of the business. Taking control from point of sale, you will oversee the key heads of each department – Engineering Design, Production, Manufacture, Warehouse and Logistics and Project Delivery, providing structure and process to the business while reporting back to the board. Key duties include:
  • Regular reporting to the CEO and the board
  • Planning of processes and projects
  • Hiring and team development
  • Point of escalation for Key Customers
  • Implementation and Control of Department Budgets
  • Analysis of efficiencies continuous improvement
The successful “Operations Manager” will initially work closely with senior leadership team to assess their current set-up and help implement new processes, procedures, IT systems and policies.  The role has an exciting career path with the right candidate having the opportunity progress to board level.
The right candidate

We are looking to attract candidates with a depth of experience within the manufacturing sector and the ability and gravitas to bring change and development to a business at their next stage of growth.

Key background and experience to include:

  • Manufacturing background at Operations Manager / General Manager or MD level
  • Excellent IT skills and knowledge of manufacturing / project management software
  • Experience or ability to analyse/audit a business/department and implement change
  • Excellent management skills
  • Budgetary responsibility and control

Whats in it for you: 

Aside from the chance to join a super exciting business at a key period of their growth and make your mark you will also enjoy the following:

  • Excellent salary and future earning potential
  • Bonus scheme linked to performance
  • Flexible Benefits
  • Route to Director if interested

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