Operations Manager

Job Title: Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
REF: 122522
Contact Name: Larry O’Leary
Contact Email: larry@rftgroup.ie
Job Published: over 7 years ago

Job Description

Operations Manager
Our client, a blue-chip multinational healthcare manufacturing company based in Munster, now seeks an Operations Manager who will ensure all targets for the Production Unit are continuously met and delivering customer satisfaction.

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing a discreet Production Unit, championing change and leading continuous improvements.

Responsibilities of Operations Manager:
Responsible for co-ordinating NPI with Process Development, Engineering, Quality Assurance and Production Planning.
Lead activities within the production unit to ensure all goals and targets are continuously met.
Lead and develop the team and ensure ongoing coaching and mentoring is provided to meet the demands of the business needs.
Continuously drive and promote the core values and behaviours, driving commitment to teamwork.
Support the sales forecast and ensure compliance with all internal and external requirements.
Establish and set the priorities for production schedules.
Achieve budgeted targets with respect to product quality, departmental spending, labour efficiency and production yields.
Manage the operation of the business unit to ensure compliance with established S.O.P?s and G.M.P guidelines.
Strong level of organization; ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and to prioritize.

Requirements for Operations Manager:
Honours Bachelor?s Degree in Production, Manufacturing, Engineering or Science.
10 years? experience in Engineering / Production roles.
4 years? experience in leadership role within a fast paced highly regulated environment.
Proven experience with lean manufacturing or six sigma techniques.
Must be able to demonstrate personal leadership experience, leading positive employee engagement.
Have excellent working knowledge of manufacturing and industry ?best practice?.
Must be a pro-active self-starter and an excellent communicator with exceptional problem solving skills.

Please contact Larry on +353 1-2302400 / larry@rftgroup.ie / www.rftgroup.ie

The RFT Group
, BioPharmaceutical Division specialise exclusively in the recruitment of scientists, engineers and executives for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device sectors.

Key words; Cork, Munster, Tipperary, Waterford, Production Supervisor, Production Manager, Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma, GMP, FDA, Production, Manufacturing, Medical, Devices.

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