Director of Operations

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Hertfordshire | Ref: BBBH12631

£95000 - £100000 per annum + Car

Director of Operations
£95,000 - £100,000 + Benefits

Role Profile
Our client, a leading FMCG business based in Hertfordshire, is looking to recruit an innovative and enthusiastic Director of Operations to manage the collation of all planning, purchasing and supply chain elements of the organisation. The role will head up full management of the S&OP process in the business and will be responsible for the strategic development, management and negotiations with suppliers and operational performance.

Key responsibilities

  • To manage all activities within the factory, warehouses, purchasing and planning ensuring compliance with regulations.
  • Ensuring successful management, training and performance of end to end Supply Chain.
  • Implement and enforce strategies in line with the progression and development of the business and monitoring the effects of such implementations via KPI's and reports.
  • Maintain negotiations and relationships with all new and existing clients.
  • Improve efficiency and increase capacity across all operations departments
  • Ensure all systems and processes in use in the business are fit for purpose and lowest cost
  • Being responsible for direct line reports and ensuring that all areas of businesses are achieving the business aims.
  • Control and set budgets for all departments
  • Promote excellent customer service at all levels

Skills and Experience

  • End to end Supply Chain experience
  • Experience of transformational change through operational excellence
  • Management experience in an FMCG environment
  • Capable of leadership and implementing strategies
  • Commercially aware
  • Ability to plan and multi-task in a structured way
  • Able to communicate across all levels of management - internal & external
  • Able to coach, lead and drive people

Client information
Our client is a leading FMCG business.

£95,000 - £100,000 + Benefits

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