Manufacturing Operations Manager

£60000 to £70000 per annum
25 May 2018
22 Jun 2018
Zack Gordon
Contract Type
Full Time
Manufacturing Operations Manager
£60,000 - £70,000 + Excellent Benefits & Bonus

An exciting opportunity for a Manufacturing Operations Manager to join a leading Pharmaceutical company based in Kent. As the Manufacturing Operations Manager you will be responsible for driving the strategies across manufacturing/production operations area. This is an all encompassing role that includes client facing customer management, leading the strategy for multiple manufacturing lines, driving continuous improvement activities across new technology and equipment as well as maximising all operations productivity / output whilst ensuring strict GMP/cGMP regulations are met.


Your duties as the Manufacturing Operations Manager will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Providing excellent leadership and manufacturing results by constantly looking to raise production standards, deliver on manufacturing schedules and drive a high performing culture by implementing effective people and process management.

2. Ensure all regulations (GMP/cGMP) and HSE aspects of the manufacturing operations area are kept to the standards needed to ensure safe, and efficient manufacturing lines for staff and products.

3. Working closely with customers to ensure requirements are understood and delivered to with the quality expected to be provided.

4. Recruit, build and train high performing teams as well as define and monitor budgets, set targets and define clear career progression opportunities for staff within the manufacturing operations area.

5. Work closely with the Engineering department to ensure efficiency and maintenance activities are optimum.

6. Utilise Six Sigma methodologies to drive continuous improvement activities across all areas of your remit including processes/technology and anything else where improvements can be made.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Manufacturing Operations Manager we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in an Engineering or Scientific field

2. Proven industry experience in Manufacturing/Production Operations - Preferably in a highly regulated environment - Pharmaceutical ideal GMP/cGMP

3. A working knowledge and practical experience in leading multiple teams, managing a variety of staff, being customer facing and delivering results.

Key Words: Manufacturing Operations Manager | Manufacturing Operations | Pharmaceutical | GMP | cGMP | Continuous Improvement | Manufacturing Strategy | Production Manager | Six Sigma

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.