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Operations Director


C£80k-£90k plus car, bonus and package

Part of a highly successful, ambitious and growing international group, the company is a well-established manufacturer of high quality products supplied through a variety of distribution channels. This newly-created position has arisen as a result of integrating the manufacturing and logistics functions and will appeal to ambitious manufacturing/operations professionals keen to progress their careers and take on a challenging but rewarding opportunity.

The Challenge

To assume responsibility for all assembly and logistics operations, providing motivational leadership and guidance to a 300+ strong team.

To drive improved performance across all aspects of the operation.

To secure the engagement and commitment of the shopfloor to continuous improvement.

To strive to achieve world-class standards of performance with the highest regard for health, safety and environmental standards.

The Candidate

Likely to be educated to degree level, you will already be operating in a senior management capacity in a demanding assembly/manufacturing operation.

Should have proven leadership skills, having led a significantly sized shopfloor operation.

Should be able to demonstrate the delivery of improved performance through your application of lean manufacturing techniques.

A pragmatic and hands-on leader, you should be capable of enthusing your team and capturing the buy-in of the shopfloor to the pursuit of operational excellence.

To apply for this position, please submit your CV and details of your current/most recent salary (quoting Ref.No. EM5717) to: Roger Ruane at CFR UK. Email: