Head of Operations (DLHO5) North West England, England

Salary: GBP60000 - GBP65000 per annum + Benefits

Head of Operations
£60,000 - £65,000pa + Benefits
North West

Role Profile
My client, a growing E-Commerce business who distribute products on an international level, is looking to appoint an experienced, hands on Head of Operations at their site in the North West. You will be a key member of the senior management team working in a time critical manufacturing and distribution environment, ensuring a smooth and effective operation with direct responsibility for:

  • The day-to-day running of a manufacturing and distribution site and all operational procedures/performance of the site through your management team.
  • Leading and motivating a large team in the pursuit of demanding cost, productivity and quality targets, ensuring these targets are not only met, but also exceeded.
  • Undertaking specific projects and making a tangible contribution to the development of future plans and strategies for the business
  • Deliver a best in class service
  • Ensure the operation is fully compliant in line with both the business and legal Health & Safety requirements.

About You
The successful candidate will have a strong, hands on, operational management background with a clear desire to develop and grow in both their role and the business they are in.
Additionally, it is vital that you have;

  • A proven track record of success in a similar position within a related fast moving manufacturing or distribution business – ideally a mid-sized Retail, E-Commerce or Food Manufacturing operation.
  • An entrepreneurial approach and the ability to display where you have put this approach in to practice
  • Strong leadership and excellent all-round managerial skills, coupled with the ability to motivate your team and make quick and effective decisions whilst working under pressure
  • Stable progression through businesses of a medium size
  • A fair level of IT literacy, in order to utilize some of the industry's most advanced technology

A strong, hands on management style is essential, with demonstrable experience of leading large operations in demanding environments. You will be able to discuss and display how you effectively lead and coach a team to achieve and exceed KPI's.

£60,000 - £65,000pa + Benefits

Our Client
Our client is a well know business who distributes internationally