Job Posted: 20 Mar 2017

      Head Of Operations

      55k - 60k pa + Competitive Benefits| Portsmouth| Permanent

      Fantastic opportunity with our leading Engineering client who is seeking a Head of Operations to join a talented, agile team based in Portsmouth

      Job Role: Head of Operations

      Location: Portsmouth

      Salary: 55,000 to 60,000 + benefits

      Requirements for a Head of Operations:

      *Extensive demonstrable experience of managing multiple projects delivering to business targets directly influencing profitability
      *Previous experience of delivering major change/project initiatives
      *Educated to degree level or equivalent experience in an engineering discipline
      *Strong communication skills, with the ability to self-motivate and work closely with core business functions, across multiple locations
      *Able to present/communicate complex and analytical information to all levels of the business and facilitate a common understanding of the content at an individual level
      *Quick decision making and the ability to use your initiative to problem solve is essential
      *Highly proficient IT skills in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and MS project.
      *Able to influence others at all levels of the business.

      Desirable for a Head of Operations:

      *Professional project management accreditation e.g. PRINCE2 or similar.
      *Significant project management experience, ideally in a Defence or similar organisation, with a proven track record of successful delivery of multiple projects
      *Experience in the management of a production facility, driving operational efficiencies.
      *Proficient in principles, methods, techniques and tools for the effective management of projects from initiation through implementation.
      *Good customer account management skills with the ability to identify new business opportunities.
      *experience of the Lean Six Sigma tool kit

      As a Head of Operationsyou will earn a competitive salary (to 60,000), and a comprehensive benefits package.

      Send your CV or call today for more information on this Head of Operations opportunity.

      **You will be required to hold a minimum of SC security clearance. If you do not hold an active SC clearance please familiarise yourself with the vetting process before applying.**

      ** Only applications from people eligible to work in the UK will be considered. Unfortunately for this role we cannot offer sponsorship.**