Operations Director

Posted 29 August 2023
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSupply Chain and Operations Leaders & Specialists, Supply Chain Operations & Systems
ContactCiaran McCaughey

Job description

Our client is a leading global medical device manufacturing organisation. Due to their continued growth they are seeking an experienced Operations Director to join their flagship manufacturing facility in Waterford, Ireland.

The Role

  • You will report directly into the VP & Site Lead with responsibility for leading and supporting change management initiatives while driving the focus of the people across manufacturing operations.
  • The Operations Director will develop a high-performance organisation managing talent and succession planning for the operation's functions.
  • Participating fully as a senior leadership member in formulating and administering company policies and long-term objectives, you will play a key role in the direction and focus of the overall progression of the company.
  • Leading all aspects of capacity planning, manufacturing and product delivery.
  • Providing expertise, guidance and direction on operations issues in line with company policies and procedures.
  • You will be responsible for achieving excellence in operational goals for supply, quality, yield and cost for the facility.

The Person

  • A result orientated leader with a proven capability to drive high performance and bring people along with them.
  • Experienced in high volume, high automation fast paced manufacturing operations.
  • A cost focused leader who can solve complex problems through practical solutions with a keen eye for operational excellence.
  • Executive level influencing skills and knowledge of change management processes with the ability to balance the culture of the organisation allied to a strong business acumen.
  • Management skills in planning, implementing, monitoring and excellent presentation, communication and IT skills.

The Benefits

  • Bonus.
  • Car allowance.
  • Family health insurance.
  • Pension.
  • Stock.

To learn more, apply online or contact Ciaran McCaughey on +353 1 6321830 or please submit an updated CV.