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Job Title

Operations Lead


Gemma Hayes Recruitment1




The Operations Lead is accountable for the operational performance of all programs ensuring that KPIs are achieved. The Operations Lead leads the core operations team to ensure product fulfillment, quality/compliance, on time delivery, customer satisfaction and safety are achieved in a cost effective manner. • Overall management of day to day activities within production ensuring customer requirements are met in a timely, compliant, safe and cost-effective manner. • Oversees the planning, supervision, coordination, analysis and reporting of all production activities. • Conducts daily huddles/communications with teams to ensure both short and long term goals are met. • Support operations management and value stream leader in ensuring personnel are organised on appropriate shift patterns as required to achieve optimum operational performance. • Works closely with operations management on establishing budgets and maintaining productive interdepartmental relationships. • Manage the day to day requirements of the Production Schedule and communicate changes effectively and efficiently. • Provide support to the value stream in executing the production plan to meet the customer requirements. • Develop, motivate and challenge all direct reports to perform to their full potential, providing direct and timely feedback. • Provide ongoing coaching and mentoring to team leaders and direct reports. • Perform meaningful and effective performance reviews for all direct reports professionally and in a timely manner. • Work with quality team to ensure timely and effective closure of all operational NCE’s, CAPA, change control and deviations. • Work with HR and training department to develop and implement training programs for direct reports to support succession planning. • Proactively work with HR in driving resource requirements and employee relations/engagement. • Support all company safety and quality programs and initiatives. • Enforces safety rules and regulations designed to create and maintain a safe working environment. • Ensure ongoing compliance with GMP in all practices, recording of events and processes. • Ensure compliance with all learnings from all GMP training events. • Other responsibilities may be assigned from time to time as needed, based on the evolution of the company and the requirements of the department/position. Requirements. • Level 8 Degree in Business or relevant discipline desirable. • 5+ years’ experience in a similar role, preferably in a healthcare/contract manufacturing environment. • Previous people management and leadership experience essential. • Knowledge of financial aspects of manufacturing. • In-depth understanding of GMP and safety regulations. • Must have experience determining and meeting customer requirements. • Practical use of Lean continuous improvement techniques. Skills/Attributes. • Exceptional organisational, leadership and interpersonal skills. • Excellent performance & people management skills. • Customer focused, motivated, enthusiastic, self-directed & results driven leader. • Excellent initiative and decision-making capability. • Ability to work well in a team environment. • Strong knowledge of Quality, safety regulations, manufacturing and process automation. • Strong technical aptitude. Visa Compliance. Due to the urgency of this vacancy, our client is unable to go down the route of work permits, visas or sponsorship. It is therefore essential that all candidates have full permission to work in Ireland.

Date Added

99 days ago