Operations Manager

Operations Manager
Greater Manchester
Production / CI
£60k + bonus
1 month
A highly motivated OPERATIONS MANAGER who enjoys the challenges and rewards that this position generates. Possesses excellent leadership, motivational & communication skills, very solution orientated. Excellent negotiating skills received through many years of procurement. Able to work completely autonomously, report revenue numbers & operational KPIs at monthly management meetings. Continuous improvements are part of my daily routine.

Why are they a good candidate?
  • Commercially astute – I treat any business / money as if it were my own so am constantly looking at cost savings.
  • Detail – understanding the detail enables me to think short / medium / long term all at the same time.
  • Solution orientated – I can often find a solution to a problem very quickly.
  • Understanding of engineering principles from design through to production/ delivery due to starting as an Engineer
  • IOSH Certified 

3 greatest professional achievements:

  1. Helped to increase revenue of over a million pound per year from £1m - £7m in past role

  2. Turned a declining business into a stable and then buoyant business – declined to £2.1 million before stabilizing and increasing to £2.6 million, projection for this year is £3.5million and sales pipeline already in place to achieve this

  3. Achieved a 20% reduction in costs from supply chain through negotiating longer term fixed price agreements and using new suppliers.

3 most important things about next move:

  1. The company ethos

  2. Opportunity for personal growth

  3. Remuneration package