Operations Manager

Operations Manager

Job Title: Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lancashire, England
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + GREAT PACKAGE
Reference: 14828/001_1527605725
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 29, 2018 15:55

Job Description




A fantastic opportunity for an experienced Operations Manager, to join the team at a successful, £5 billion manufacturing company at their site in Lancashire.

With a focus on world-class manufacturing excellence the Operations Manager will promote a culture which encourages high performance, team work and continuous development in line with business objectives.

Key responsibilities;

  • Plan and control all manufacturing deliverables in line with business objectives
  • Set and report on KPI strategy with a focus on Quality, Delivery, Cost, People and Environment
  • Build the operational excellence programme to deliver sustainable improvements and KPI's.
  • Drive continuous improvement and lean manufacturing, identifying key areas for focus and utilising output efficiency data to develop process improvements
  • Introduce modern, world-class tools and techniques and ensure all employees have the required competencies to undertake roles
  • Support the senior management team with the development of overall operational business objectives


  • HNC/HND/Degree in a relevant Engineering/Technical discipline
  • Knowledge and experience Operational Excellence/World Class Manufacturing tools/techniques
  • Experience gained in a high volume, customer focused, manufacturing environment
  • Experience in Change Management
  • Strong leadership and people management skills

This is a great prospect for a focused leader who has had exposure to world class manufacturing and lean principles.

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.