Operations Controller

  • Job Reference: JS4539
  • Date Posted: 7 November 2019
  • Recruiter: u&i Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Gloucestershire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive salary
  • Sector: Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Joanne Stratton
  • Email: joannes@uandirecruitment.co.uk

Job Description

Our client are manufactures of a wide range of equipment.  They have an exciting opportunity for an Operations Controller to help lead and manage across production, quality, procurement, H&S, and operational budgets.  The role will be to assist the Chief Operations Officer in managing the Operations department to a top level across Health & Safety, Quality and Service to Customers, delivering ultimately positive contribution to the P&L.

Operations Controller - The Role: 

  • Direct report to Chief Operations Officer
  • Responsible to Quality: Quality of materials (inbound), set for policy, measurements & KPI, actions management; Quality of Production (process) and support to Customer Care.
  • Contribute proactively to all areas of Operations; being Manufacturing, Quality, Procurement/Supply Chain
  • Contribute proactively to Procurement/Supply Chain in support of Chief Operations Officer
  • Responsible to Health & Safety; ensuring that health and safety guidelines are implemented
  • Responsible to Facility & Site
  • Contribute proactively to the launch of new products, with the Marketing & NPD teams
  • Working with managers and colleagues to implement the company's policies and goals

Operations Controller - The Candidate:

  • Preferable education graduated Engineer. Minimum education required: Bachelor’s degree, preferably in a business or technical field
  • Experience as Process/Product Engineering (2 to 4 years) in a high efficient production environment
  • Knowledge and experience in the manufacturing of finish goods
  • Minimum 3-5 years in supervisory roles in a direct team in Manufacturing Operations
  • Proven capabilities in lead and develop people, communication and engagement skills. Outstanding analytical, problem-solving, and decision skills
  • Strong leadership skills, independent thinking, strong organisational and planning abilities and excellent analytical and problem-solving skills are essential.
  • Possess a “hands-on/lead-by-example leadership style with the energy to continually deliver results
  • Robust analysis capabilities, ERP experience and smart in Office Tools (es MS Excel, Word).

Operations Controller - The Package:

  • Depending on experience

Due to the anticipated interest in this role only short listed candidates will be contacted.
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