Operations Director- Group Operations Director

  • Job Reference: Sophie Mann
  • Date Posted: 15 August 2018
  • Location: Chelmsford, Essex
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Finance and Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Sophie Mann
  • Email: sophie.mann@eurobase.com
  • Telephone: 01245 455 331

Job Description

Operations Director- Group Operations Director

Our client, a leading Software and Services organisation within the FS space, is looking to recruit an experienced Operations Director/Group Operations Director based in Essex. This is a newly created role, likely to be of interest to any ambitious, professional Operations Director considering the next challenging move in their career. This is a high profile position, the preferred candidate will not only have overall responsibilities for the operations management team, but will also be an active member of the Board.

Salary up to £125K dep on exp+ benefits + bonus.

The main focus of the Group Operations Director role will be to:-

Develop a highly pro-active and commercially focused team structure that is customer and quality centric, ensuring:

  • Delivery of high quality systems within agreed budgets and timescales
  • Ensuring satisfied customers
  • Creating a motivated resource base that is appropriately structured/skilled for potential work and growth
  • Develop a winning culture.
  • Deliver higher productivity by increasing skills and flexibility.
  • Ensure that resourcing can support growth plans.
  • Maintain and extend quality.

The ideal candidate will have a pro-active career development profile with a solid background within commercially focused Software Houses or Vendors.

The Group Operations Director will have:-

  • Vast experience as a Senior Project Manager, along with managing other Project Managers.
  • A track-record of having managed demonstrably successful and substantial IT delivery achievements, to quality standards and within budget and timescale.
  • Highly experienced in best practice' IT development and project management techniques. Preferably with experience of using PRINCE or a similar project management methodology.
  • A Pro-active management style with a high level of awareness of contractual and commercial issues. Seizes opportunities to take responsibility for issues.
  • Excellent team building and motivational skills.
  • Professional, polished appearance, with excellent communication skills,
  • Ability to work with clients at Board level.

This is a fantastic opportunity, for a professional Operations Director, Group Operations Director to join a well-established company experiencing significant growth.

For further details on this exciting position and a confidential chat, please apply now.