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Head Of Operations

Head of Operations - Manufacturing -SW London- 3-6 Month Contract - £Negotiable ARM have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Operations Manager to join the Senior staff team for one of our leading as Head of Operations and take responsibility for both the company's manufacturing and supply chain functions.

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Head of Operations - Manufacturing -SW London- 3-6 Month Contract - £Negotiable

ARM have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Operations Manager to join the Senior staff team for one of our leading as Head of Operations and take responsibility for both the company's manufacturing and supply chain functions.

Responsibilities:
" Day-to-day management of all aspects of manufacturing including interpreting customer demand, planning and executing production and managing outbound logistics to customers.
" Liaising with customers on all aspects of order scheduling and delivery.
" Direct management of a small manufacturing team lead by a Production Team Leader, together with the supporting quality, production engineering and design engineering functions.
" Building and leading this cross-functional team to develop the current manufacturing and internal logistics processes in order to build a high-performing and lean manufacturing system. This is to include developing the manufacturing flow and the assembly processes themselves and will involve revising the associated PFMEAs, control plans and work standards.
" Working with the Quality Manager to devise and implement a manufacturing quality system to detect, record, prioritise and countermeasure quality issues at all stages of the process.
" Working with the IT Manager and other functions to implement a new ERP system across the business.

Requirements:
" The successful candidate is likely to be degree educated in an engineering or related discipline. Other qualifications will be considered for the right candidate with appropriate experience.
" Demonstrable experience of creating a vision and leading change to create high performing manufacturing and supply chain operations.
" A thorough understanding of how to build, lead and motivate cross functional teams.
" Significant gravitas to provide credibility from the start with all stakeholders, both internal and external.
" Strong communicator both verbal and in writing with all stakeholders.
" Computer literate and able to use Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word and PowerPoint to a high level.
" Experienced in managing an international supply chain.
" Experienced in the use and implementation of ERP/MRP systems.
" A self-motivated team player and driven individual with strong gravitas and proven problem-solving ability.

This role could suit a Head of Operations or Operations director or Operations Manager

For more information contact Lisa on or call 02392 228217

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Lisa Hawes

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Meet Lisa, who specialises in recruiting permanent procurement and supply chain professionals across various industries including electronics, automotive, aerospace, rail, avionics, defence, manufacturing, medical and pharmaceutical.