Manufacturing Manager

Manufacturing Manager

Ref: 166| Posted: 1st Jun 2023

Terumo Aortic are currently recruiting for a Nightshift Manufacturing Manager to join our global business. This is an exciting new position during a time of high investment and growth in our state of the art site. Working closely with our manufacturing and operational teams this is a fantastic opportunity for someone to add real value to a business that truly makes a difference.

The main responsibilities are;

  • Responsible to lead the manufacturing operational team to support the business plan by manufacturing product to the correct quality levels; in a safe working environment and to maximise the efficient use of resources in manufacturing
  • Responsible to ensure the cost of manufacturing is at or below the planned cost within the business plans
  • Responsible to provide leadership and development for all staff within the operations function
  • Responsible to ensure key customers, internal and external, are provided the service level required; and to ensure close collaborative relations with all internal functional teams
  • Responsible to lead, develop and routinely performance manage the staff within the operational teams
  • Lead and provide staff development & training support to the operational staff
  • Manage resource (staff/equipment/processes) capacity in-line with the business plan (SOP plan); responding to changes in the business plans demands in a timely manner   Provide long term resource plans based on fiscal plans
  • Manage and report of the key operational metrics, including but not limited to; output; yields; efficiencies; costs; capacity loading; utilisation; performance management
  • Liaise with all departments on the transfer of new products into manufacturing and ensure that all appropriate specifications are available
  • Ensure operational objectives on Health and Safety are delivered
  • Perform other tasks as needed in support of key objectives
  • Assume other responsibilities from time-to-time in order to support plant objectives and personal career development 

The successful candidate will possess;

  • Bachelor’s Degree or relevant experience required
  • Master’s degree preferred
  • Significant related manufacturing/production management and leadership experience
  • Experience of leading a highly regulated environment (desirable)
  • Strong computer skills and industry knowledge