Catalyst Recruitment - People + Progress

Head of Operations

£45,000 to £70,000 / Washington / May 2, 2019

Our client is a well-established, profitable and rapidly growing manufacturing company headquartered in the North-East. Due to continued growth and expansion, it requires a new Head of Operations to join its leadership team.
As Head of Operations you will be lead in planning, organising and controlling production including:

  • Production incorporating production planning and maintenance
  • Supply Chain
  • Logistics
  • Quality
  • Lean, continuous improvement and change management
  • Stock control
  • Health and safety
  • Reporting to/for and liaising closely with the MD and senior management team

As Head of Operations you will need:

  • Successful recent experience gained in a lead Operations, Manufacturing or Production leadership role and fast-moving manufacturing environment
  • High proficiency in delivering major projects, change and continuous improvement
  • Degree level education in relevant subject advantageous
  • Strong IT skills
  • As solutions-focussed, organised, controlled, decisive, communicative and cooperative approach with excellent negotiation, leadership and management skills

Please note: High levels of interest mean we will only contact you if your application is shortlisted and this will happen within five working days. You must also be eligible to work in the UK.

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