Head of Operations

Date Posted:

2021-03-24 17:29:51

Employment Type





Dublin 15





Job Description:

Head of Operations

Role Purpose:

We are looking for a Head of Operations on behalf of our client, a successful business based in Dublin West, and which operates across a range of sectors. Reporting to the Managing Director, this role sits within the Senior Management Team and will support the future strategy of the group, as well as leading the operations team to grow the business and create a culture of continuous improvement


• Monitor, develop and implement day to day operational activity across all sectors of the business
• Manage, lead and coach team members and devise appropriate training plans where identified.
• Implement and manage change successfully
• Plan, manage and monitor all metrics and KPI’s as agreed with Directors
• Ensure all Health & Safety procedures and legislative requirements are adhered to.
• Manage and coordinate all maintenance related activity
• Build and maintain relationships with all department heads, external partners’ and key stakeholders within the business
• Ensure that the highest standards of customer service are delivered to clients
• Play a key role as part of the Leadership Team to develop future strategies for the wider business

Knowledge and Experience:

• 3rd Level qualification in a business related discipline
• Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a senior management role and in particular, working in a fast moving and dynamic environment
• Strong leadership skills and proven ability to coach, manage and mentor staff
• Have an excellent knowledge and understanding of Health & Safety, Environmental and quality systems
• Strong analytical skills with an ability to prioritise competing workloads
• A hands-on mentality to solve all operational challenges
• Excellent communication skills
• Experience in FMCG or the food industry is an advantage
• Proven ability to work on your own initiative and a track record in implementing new procedures and policies

Other Comments:

This is a serious position within a successful SME business where hard work and success will be rewarded. A competitive remuneration package is available to the successful candidate. If you are interested in this position, please forward your CV with a cover letter outlining your suitability or contact Billy on 087 2660594 for more information

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