Operations Manager

This indigenous pharmaceutical organisation is seeking an Operations Manager to join their growing operation in Cork. With over 300% growth in the last ten years, further growth is anticipated and they are extending their operations to support this growth. Offering a challenging and rewarding role in a very positive and ambitious working environment, this organisation firmly supports flexible working hours.

The Role:

As the Operations Manager you have overall responsibility for your team of production, maintenance and associated staff. You will drive key objectives including quality, health and safety, productivity and customer satisfaction.

  • You will have an active role in Continuous Improvement initiatives for process and performance improvements across the organisation relating to production, safety and cost
  • You will be responsible for the production schedules with the key emphasis that customer expectations are always met
  • You will lead by example providing guidance and support to the charge hands and operators
  • You will monitor and work cross-functionally with Quality ensuring compliance and product quality is consistently achieved
  • Collaborate on internal and external GMP audits

The Person:

  • Must have minimum 5 years’ production management experience within a manufacturing environment
  • You will be naturally self-driven and have a proven track record in displaying accountability for your work, team and your customer
  • You will view the customer as critical to your thinking and decision making, and put the customer first
  • You will possess a Degree in Science or Engineering or have extensive equivalent experience
  • You will be highly organised and technically minded with a solid understanding of the manufacturing process particularly in a fast paced manufacturing environment
  • Excellent people management experience is essential

The Reward:

  • You will have the opportunity to mould this role and grow as the organisation expands. Excellent career opportunities
  • An attractive package is on offer including pension and bonus

Contact Rachel Falvey in HRM on +353 21 4358748 in confidence. Closing date for applications is April 20th 2018.

Salary: €60000 - €80000 Location: Cork