Head of Operational Excellence required by innovative IoT / Communications company in Dublin city centre.

As Head of Operational Excellence, you will lead a team to drive the manufacturing of world class innovative products. You will lead the manufacturing team and support cross functional engineering activities to ensure scale and cost objectives are met. You will use your leadership abilities to drive time-sensitive production, productivity and quality. You will develop strategy, hold teams accountable and drive continuous improvement to deliver business results.


  • Drive Contract Manufacturing partners and strategy to cost facilitate effective product ramps

  • Establish strong working relationships with all stakeholders internally, across many levels to drive business process improvements

  • Drive the operations function to the highest level of excellence measured by the ability to scale and deliver all targets annually

  • Optimise End to End Business Processes to drive alignment, communications and decision-making framework

  • Manage & lead Business Process Improvement communications throughout Operations/Engineering and Senior Management

  • Operate with a high degree of autonomy and professionalism and prioritize workload in accordance with business requirements and the requirements of customer led projects

  • Recognize barriers to improvement efforts and work to remove them by defining key accountabilities

  • Mentor and lead your team to understand the steps to achieving your vision of excellence, ensuring they own and implement same

  • Establish KPI measurements and utilize data management skills to drive analytics and provide Senior Management with clear plans each month


  • 10 years senior operations experience minimum, within an outsource electronic manufacturing environment
  • Ability to work detailed day to day issues, while maintaining a focus on key strategic items
  • Proven track record of positively influencing at a senior level in the implementation of change and delivery
  • Resilience and determination to enable the delivery of exceptional operational performance, in a dynamic and fluid work environment
  • An innovative mind-set with an interest in relevant industry trends and technologies
  • Owns operational accountability for customer delivery


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