c. 12 month contract
c. £650 per day (Ltd company)
High Volume Tier 2 Automotive Manufacture, Assembly & Testing
Reporting to the Managing Director, you will be responsible for driving operational improvements across planning, production, waste reduction and quality in an automated and hand assembly production environment. You will review and implement your recommendations for improving operational performance across a c200 strong workforce.
The successful candidate will implement operational improvement plans to generate real change and tangible value and continue to review and critique the operational requirements. You will maximise capital investment in the site whilst initiating cost reductions and ensure continuous and efficient production at the lowest cost consistent without compromising quality, quantity and delivery requirements.
Your proven ability to introduce innovative change must be matched by a track record of creating lean, customer focused and value adding manufacturing operations.
You will be an accomplished Interim Operations professional with a proven track record of developing high performance, ideally within automotive tier suppliers and/or industrial high volume manufacturing.
You will have a strong management and leadership background and be able to develop communication with the team to motivate and ensure clarity of direction.
A proven interim track record in the execution of Lean and Continuous Improvement is imperative.
Personal credibility, enthusiasm and a flair for communication are essential, but above all you will need to have vision, determination and the ability to translate the changing needs of a demanding market into compelling and deliverable service solutions.
Your remit will include; planning production activities and managing HSE within the team, performance management and driving continuous improvement throughout production, running regular production meetings presenting operational performance and taking action to resolve real time operating problems such as production delays or poor quality.
A passionate commitment to innovation, significant investment in technology and training from their multi $Bn parent and the flexibility to respond rapidly to changing customer needs - these are just some of the strengths that have made our client an international market leader in the design and manufacture of technical components and systems.
A medium to high volume manufacturer, assembly and test who partner a prestigious portfolio of Global automotive OEMs.
How to Apply
Immediately available or near completion of your current interim assignment? This is a role of extraordinary scope and potential, if you are looking for a high profile, challenging opportunity that will fully utilise your considerable interim manufacturing operations skills and experience then please apply, by attaching your full CV in Word format, quoting your current remuneration details together with reference number 370960.
- operations director