VP of Operations

Recruiter
Location
Chelmsford
Salary
£500 - £600 per day
Posted
19 Sep 2017
Closes
17 Oct 2017
Ref
1164075/001
Contact
Hannah Pepper
Sector
Manufacturing
Discipline
Business Management
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
VP of Operations – Contract



Across the globe they deliver innovative developments in technology for high performance systems and equipment. Their expertise has seen their involvement in some of the highest profile projects.



The purpose of this role is to drive transformation in the divisions focus on operational excellence through the end to end supply chain, creating an operations group and sites that are real differentiators to customers in an increasingly competitive market.



Through a proactive approach to operational change and improvement, the VP of Operations will promote growth and re-investment by embedding lean manufacturing principles throughout the supply chain, reducing the overall manufacturing cost significantly and improving on-time delivery to their customers.



Skills and knowledge required –



+ Extensive experience of leading end-to-end Operations functions within complex manufacturing environments

+ A track record of developing relevant business metrics to drive sustained performance improvements

+ Experience of designing and implementing lean manufacturing processes

+ Experience of Facilities and on-site contractor management

+ Working knowledge of ISO9001 / AS9100 standards and auditing practices

+ Extensive customer interaction experience

+ Experience of working within a senior team to develop, detail and execute a strategic plan

+ Computer literate (MS Office/Project/Visio)

+ ERP / SAP Systems experience