Operations Director: A highly experienced, driven, and articulate Operations Director with global supply chain experience is required to join the Leadership Team of a highly successful business. My client is a dynamic, innovative and successful International Healthcare company specialising in the design, commercialisation, manufacture and distribution of innovative, quality infection control products. In less than 10 years revenues now account for a turnover in excess of £30million and double-digit growth is forecasted over the next 5 years.
The company has established a very strong position within the UK healthcare infection control market and has established manufacturing and supply chain contracts to support international commercial activities. A priority is to continue expanding into new international markets. For this to happen, the Operations Director will extend its' supply chain foot print to keep pace and enable delivery of its commercial ambitions.
*Full operational and cost management accountability for the management of all manufacturing operations and logistics solutions globally, including China and Australia.
*Continuous evaluation of all parts of the global supply chain process to ensure KPIs are achieved, and key stakeholder expectations are met.
*Build and development of long term relationships across the supply chain whilst driving out cost and achieving continuous, sustainable growth.
*Leadership and development of a team of 12 professionals including 3 direct reports - Operations Manager, Logistics Solutions Manager and Procurement Manager.
Skills & Experience:
*Significant leadership experience in a fast-paced healthcare, FMCG, logistics/operations organisation.
*A track record of success at managing complex supply chains in a global environment
*Proven experience in leading a business through rapid growth
*You will be commercially astute and a customer focused professional
*A passion and commitment for continuous improvement and achievement of operational excellence
Competitive salary, performance annual bonus and a benefits package. Apply now for more details.