2820 – Operations/Production Manager

Start: January 15, 2018 
Duration: 6 months
Location: Central Jutland

If you are interested in this assignment please send a motivated e-mail to nexus@nexus-interim.dk

The Company:
Our customer is an international company producing and selling specialized products (a well-known brand) to the consumer market worldwide. The company has a small production facility in Jutland, which also provides logistics services for the international company’s Nordic Business as well as managing the overall spare parts delivery process for the international company’s operation in Europe. The plant employs around 20-25 staff.

The Assignment:
The Operations Manager will be responsible for the full day-to-day management and operation of the production plant:

 The responsibilities will include:

  • Production of quality finished goods to meet customer demand
  • Analyse and correct for unfavourable manufacturing variances  
  • Procurement
  • Provide competence in costs for all parts and product (material, labour, overheads, tooling, and equipment)
  • Quality assurance from incoming to finished goods
  • Evaluate capacity analysis for existing processes for forecast and budget scenarios
  • Track and report KPI’s for productivity
  • Maintenance of machinery, tooling, trucks, vehicles
  • Setting up tooling for various punching, bending, moulding machines
  • Supervision of production team
  • Ensure safe working environment

The Candidate:
The right candidate is a very experienced manager who has worked extensively with operational management of a similar production plant:

  • At least 10 years’ experience as production manager for similar production - metal works
  • Experience from Supply Chain Management in a small production plant, including procurement, logistics, etc.
  • Good planning experience
  • Good experience with quality
  • Experience from working with continuous improvement (LEAN or similar), KPIs etc. will be a clear advantage
  • Ability to provide insights and communicate clearly process improvements to the management team in a short period of time
  • Strong people management experience, including change management

Fluent English, verbal and written. Good general IT skills

Nexus Interim Management A/S
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E: nexus@nexus-interim.dk

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