Operations Director / Site General Manager

Operations Director / Site General Manager

A Global Manufacturer is currently seeking a commercially focused Operations Director to lead a high profile site in their global portfolio. The Operations Director / Site General Manager will be responsible for implementing an agenda of change and continuous improvement.

Reporting to Group, the successful Site General Manager will have previous senior operations management experience within a chemical processing / large scale bio science/ pharmaceutical manufacturing environment.

Ideally degree qualified (science subject or chemical engineering) , the Site General Manager will have a key eye for financials and interpreting KPI data to deliver strategic management and change management plans as well as strong leadership of cross functional teams and exceptional customer service skills.

Site General Manager / Operations Director Responsibilities include:

• Overall leadership and management of site including: production, engineering, HSE, Quality, supply chain
• Define, analyse and manage key financials including site budget, cost analysis, CAPEX
• Develop short, mid and long-term strategy for the site to deliver future capacity and reduce costs
• Proactively analyse statistics, preparing reports and interrogating the data to continuously improve operations
• Direct, lead and implement strategic business partnering with all functions to deliver efficiencies and savings
• Lead site engagement & employee communication plan
• Streamline all processes to reduce waste & increase efficiency
• Initiate performance benchmarking where appropriate and actively promote a culture of continuous improvement and high performance at all levels within the site.
• Contribute to wider group management processes and objectives maintaining positive and constructive relationships within the wider group

Application via CV.

Salary & package highly competitive (car, bonus, pension, healthcare) - relocation assistance

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