Snr. Technical Operations Manager

Engineering ~ Mining/Minerals/Metals ~ Manufacturing
Johannesburg – Gauteng – South Africa

Our client, who is an industry leader in the manufacturing sector, is seeking qualified candidates for a Snr. Techincal Opearations Management  role.
If you are a highly skilled and experienced professional seeking a challenging and rewarding opportunity, we invite you to apply.
 
Qualification and Experience:
  •  B-Degree (NQF 8) in a relevant Engineering discipline
  • Completion of a Management Development Program
  (preferred)
 
Skills and Experience:
  •  Minimum of 8 years of relevant experience, preferably in
   an industrial environment
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a managerial role
  • Strong knowledge and experience in the management of
  manufacturing systems
  • Excellent negotiation and management skills
  • Analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Strategic, quality-driven with excellent leadership
   qualities
 
Key Performance Areas:
  •  Formulate and lead the execution of strategic plans
  • Align the area management team with the company’s
   strategy
  • Coordinate and integrate operations between
   departments
  • Optimize the department’s profitability
  • Conduct high-level negotiations and maintain long-term
   proactive relationships with customers, suppliers, and
   stakeholders
  • Manage the department based on sound business
   principles
  • Drive budgeting, continuous improvement, and CAPEX
   initiatives for the department
  • Coach and develop managerial levels and high-potential
   employees
  • Oversee SHERQ (Safety, Health, Environment, Risk, and
   Quality), information technology, and communication
   issues at a high level