Senior Production Manager

Job title: Senior Production Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tenterden, England
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Reference: TS-19-2
Contact Name: Thomas Southgate
Phone Number: 07966 871 423
Job Published: 3 days ago

Job Description

Operations Manager
  • £65,000 - £70,000 + Package
  • Excellent opportunity to drive strategic change and deliver continuous improvement strategies in a global manufacturing business 
  • Leadership role with scope to shape and influence across a growing business. 
NES Global Talent are currently partnered with a global Life Science business as they begin their search for an Operations Manager to join their team. This is a key appointment for the business that will drive manufacturing and production as the company looks to continue their expansion.

The Company:

Our client are a global manufacturing business with several sites in the UK. This is a key business unit that provides both manufacturing and logistics support across two facilities. 

The Role:
The Operations Manager is a key appointment for the business that will focus on providing strategic leadership across a busy production and logistics facility. As Operations Manager, you will have specific responsibility for:
  • Delivering and managing Continuous Improvement projects across both a manufacturing and logistics facility
  • Providing leadership and management to a team of Production and Engineering professionals, focusing on professional development and business change
  • Managing strategic change - including new process implementation and new product introductions across the business, together with introducing new technology and facilities 
  • Leading on sustainable production initiatives - driving waste reduction across the facility

The Candidate
The successful candidate is likely to be an Operations or Engineering Manager in their current role and will be used to managing complex projects within regulated industries. In addition, you will be able to demonstrate: 
  • Experience and knowledge of managing complex Production and Engineering programmes is essential 
  • An ability to drive strategic change and continuous improvement programmes across a busy manufacturing site is essential A background in, and acknowledgement of operating in highly regulated environments such as Pharmaceuticals or Medical Devices is highly preferable but not essential 
  • Ability to lead multi-functional teams to help solve complex manufacturing problems is also essential 
If you would like to be considered for the opportunity, please don’t hesitate to contact Tom Southgate at NES Global Talent, or hit apply to send your CV directly.

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