Our client is a well regarded engineering group with a broad portfolio of businesses . It operates with decentralised , autonomous business units focused on optimising performance in their own marketplaces . One of the portfolio has huge opportunity to enjoy significant organic growth and establish itself as a credible supplier in a technically demanding sector with a blue chip client base .
Key to the achievement of these ambitious plans is the appointment of an Operations Director with a broad skill set who will be tasked with transferring the lower value operations to a sister company enabling the business to concentrate on its core competences delivering to a demanding customer base on a right first time and every time basis . The successful candidate will develop a supply chain function allowing the business to efficiently and reliably meet the demand of its customers together with building an operational team capable of delivering as the subsidiary undergoes a period of significant growth and change .
This is a pivotal role working closely with and supporting the Chief Executive in ensuring a successful implementation of a growth strategy . It is expected that the individual to be appointed will take broader site responsibility to enable the Chief Executive to focus a greater proportion of their time on new business development. The successful candidate will be an engineer with a record of impacting positively on the operational performance of a business with an excellent reputation for product quality and customer service . This role is seen as an entry point in to the group and so potential to progress is taken as read.
If interested, please forward current CV or contact Steve Broadhurst on 0113 228 2388.