A highly successful printing company has an opening for a stand-out Operations Manager. Since establishment, our client’s commitment to innovation has not changed, and has embraced the need to offer a full print service offering for clients of all sizes.
Insisting on the highest quality standards, this role is pivotal in driving cultural and quality change within production and warehouse facilities. This specialist in all things print is looking for a senior manager who can ensure that all parts of the production process come together to deliver the correct quality of each product. This role is vital for ensuring our client maintains its strong reputation within the marketplace.
The Operations Manager is a conduit between different departments, providing important feedback and communication. This is vital for continuous improvement processes.
With a constant focus on the company’s success, you will ensure KPIs are in place and production targets are met. You will implement any new policies and procedures relating to production processes, while managing budgets and costs effectively.
Key Skills Required:
Communication – ensuring that communication is ongoing and effective between different departments.
IT – keeping up to date with IT systems in the workplace while understanding technologies.
Team working – fostering an environment of teamwork to ensure that all products are delivered on time and company goals are met.
Initiative – The ability to take lead when hurdles arise or when tasks require completion.
Planning - staying ahead of the game and ensuring future plans are clearly defined out for everyone to follow.
Problem Solving – adapting to the ever-changing environment and reacting quickly to meet challenges.
Candidates must be in a Production / Operations Manager role within the printing or packaging industry and well versed in Lean manufacturing methods, or better still with a Lean Manufacturing qualification.