Head of Manufacturing Operations

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Building interiors products
Market leading Tier 1 sub-contractor and specialist Interiors Company
A hands on professional to Grow the business and lead the team

North Yorkshire/York A64 corridor

Highly competitive salary & benefits package

This is a superb career opportunity for an ambitious high quality manufacturing professional with a world-class training in the fundamentals who would like to further develop their career with the very real prospect of reaching Operations Director level within the short to medium term.  Our client is a small successful high potential privately owned manufacturer. It manufactures technical components using high performance materials and plastics for a wide portfolio of customers in international markets.  It has a broad product offering manufactured through a mix of materials and processes including injection moulding, metal pressing, machining and fabrication, mainly standard products with some bespoke and more to come.  It has been heavily invested in plant and equipment, is vertically integrated and is looking forward to further significant growth. It is renowned for the quality of its products, innovation and product development and the future is very strong. 

This is a key role and as a member of the senior leadership team you will have responsibility for all manufacturing operations, production planning, maintenance and NPI project coordination.  There is a long serving well established team in place.  The focus will be on achieving the planned growth in output through the increased utilisation of lean principles and you also play a key role in significant capital investment programs.  

The client would like to recruit a high potential impressive individual on an upward trajectory in their career.  You will need to have a good quality university degree ideally in Engineering or Manufacturing Systems you will have high levels of computer literacy and have been trained professionally in world class manufacturing in your early career.  You will have seen first-hand a high volume manufacturing business which operates to exacting standards of quality, efficiency, on time delivery and customer service.  You will passionate about achieving productivity improvements and the client is looking for a strong team leader, motivator and coach, good with the team and someone who would relish the challenge of working in a growing ambitious environment such as this. 

This is an excellent long-term career development role with the prospects of reaching Board level being very real.  The client operates through a pleasant, open, can do, collaborative, decisive management culture with high levels of job fulfilment.  You will be expected to live within a reasonable commute of the Head Office site which is in an attractive lifestyle area in North Yorkshire and readily commutable from centres such as Leeds and York.

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Oliver Adderley