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Operations Manager

Job Summary

  • Location Fareham, Hampshire
  • Salary £62000 - £65000 per annum + GREAT BENEFITS
  • Contract Type Permanent
  • Sector Technical & Engineering
  • Date Posted 13 May 2019
  • Ref 3835_1557742197

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Job Description

Are you an experienced Operations Manager with proven experience within batch production and looking for a new challenge for an aerospace supplier in Fareham paying up to £65000 per year? On top of the salary there's a discretionary bonus and a good suite of benefits available.

This is a newly created position, leading 6 direct reports, reporting into the GM and supporting a workforce of circa 200 across machining, assembly, testing and welding; leading operational functions including purchasing and converting orders to shipments in an environment of continuous improvement and team work.

The company have sites globally, yet this site is 1 of 2 in the UK and can offer you huge autonomy, is fully embracing CI site wide and is a site consistently exceeding forecasts.

Tell me more!

Ultimately you'll be accountable for on time delivery and high quality performance, continuously improving on the good work already happening and addressing any areas that need improving.

As an operations manager you'll effectively oversee procurement, shipments, control inventory and you'll lead projects in process improvements and cost reduction, always ensuring H&S compliance. Working with the GM to agree year on year targets and goals for the site moving forwards.

As an operations manager you'll work closely with all function heads, shipments/logistics, procurement, project engineering, H&S, Sales and production improving upon the sites great development already.

What do I need?

  • Significant experience at Operations Management level
  • Strong manufacturing experience within a batch production environment
  • Ideally holding a form of mechanical engineering, i.e degree, HND or HNC.
  • Strong and proven leader of people
  • Hugely driven and resilient
  • Able to work well with data

Please call Neil Williams to discuss the role in more detail on 02392483944, email me on or hit apply now!

FPR Group are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.

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Neil Williams MIRP Cert RP

Neil Williams MIRP Cert RP

My expertise is in permanent Technical and Engineering recruitment. I manage the complete recruitment process, discussing my client’s needs with new technical roles, identifying and interviewing candi

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