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Operations Site Director

Job Title: Operations Site Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 84271
Job Published: about 2 years ago

Job Description

Operations Site Director

Our client, a manufacturing company in Galway are currently looking to recruit an Operations Site Director for their site.

Role will cover managing the day to day operations of the plant (operating costs and budget, production quality and quantity, methods, and personnel) with other European Project responsibilities
Leads the overall plant operations, including HR and Finance. Accountable for the plant P&L he or she drives efficiency through the operations, always looking to improve the standards.

Key Responsibilities:
? Health and Safety Adherence
? Demonstrate the Rules of Leadership to the highest standards.
? Formulation of strategy and business planning for the site
? Strong financial acumen
? In depth knowledge of markets and changing business environment
? Visionary leadership and ability to motivate a workforce
? Effective decision making
? Complex problem solving ability.
? Manage all overseas contacts.
? Monitoring and reporting corporate reports of site metrics
? Execute the responsibilities of a Company Director according to lawful and ethical standards.
? Planning and organising site objectives through the management team.
? Manage partnerships and development of key internal / external suppliers

Management responsibility:
Organisation, People & employee development, Lean manufacturing

Qualification and Other Skills:
? Bachelor?s Degree in Business or Technical related field
? Master Degree in Business/Operational management desirable

? Demonstrating strong leadership skills with the proven ability to enhance the development of the site, team building and process improvement.
? Good communication skills and the ability to perform effectively in a fast paced, multi-faceted environment.
? Independent decision making abilities with strong results orientation.
? Demonstrated job history of increasing job responsibility to manage multiple functions.
? Must also have a teamwork philosophy and demonstrate positive interaction with others
? Possess professional attitude and s strong attention to detail and organizational skills.
? Customer service oriented, excellent work ethic and the ability to establish and achieve goals within a deadline environment

? Minimum 10 years manufacturing experience, of which 5+ years is in a leadership role
? Management experience in France or other Continental European Country e.g. Germany or Italy.
? European Plant Manager experience a plus
? Must be prepared to travel in Europe for 25%/30% of the time with ability to relocate from Ireland to Continental Europe in 3-5 years essential

For further information on this Operations Site Director role in Galway please contact Anna McGowan on 091730022 /
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