Operations Director – Manufacturing

Contact Cian Conry
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Location: IrelandLeinsterKilkenny
  • Sector: Steel & Manufacturing

Job Overview

Sonas Technical is currently seeking an Operations Director to join a leading Manufacturing company in the South East region. This is an attractive opportunity for further development where the successful candidate will receive an excellent remuneration package.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead engineers and support functions within agreed business strategy to deliver excellent quality and customer service.
  • Lead all aspects of health & safety, quality, planning and productivity.
  • Manage and develop teams to maximise future opportunities and address concerns.
  • Create a culture where organisational performance and continuous improvement are always the focus.
  • Adhere to a cost-effective environment by managing all functions within budget and financial targets to maximise profitable performance.
  • Responsible for the development of process improvement practices and efficient workflow utilisation to maximise throughput.
  • Ability to deliver first class performance by demonstrating leadership and driving the development of talent while maintaining a continuous improvement culture.
  • Lead and ensure the efficient scheduling of work to maximise efficiency across all teams.
  • The ability to make quality decisions in an environment where ambiguity and uncertainty are the norm.
  • Be customer focused with the ability to build strong customer relationships and deliver customer-centric solutions.
  • Taking initiative and collaborating with people who have diverse points of view.

Key Requirements

  • 8+ years experience in Operations Management roles or similar.
  • Commercial and technical experience working in the Manufacturing industry.
  • Proven track record of delivering to deadlines.
  • Experience in budgeting and cost control.
  • Health, Safety and Environmental systems and procedures.
  • Possess exceptionally good organisational skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Self-motivating, and the ability to work well as part of a team.
  • Strong levels of numeracy and literacy.
  • Problem-solving skills and high level of attention to detail.

If this sounds of interest to you, please contact Cian at: cian.conry@sonastechnical.com

Sonas Technical – Engineering Partnerships

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Tags: Directoroperationsdirector level

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