Your job As Manager Operations, you are a hands-on general problem solvers with an ability to take ownership of multiple functions across the organization and ultimately build teams to achieve great results.
you will be part of the management team and report directly to the Director of IHC Digital Business Systems. You’ll be directly responsible for the following teams : Project Management, Logistics, Commissioning & Services, Manufacturing and Testing.
The quality of your leadership is key to success in this role : you’ll tactfully motivate and inspire your teams to do their best work, while planning schedules and activities that balance their needs with that of the business.
Another key aspect of the role is to lead on numerous process improvement projects, with the aim of streamlining all activities, both for yourself and the team members you lead.
You will be responsible for : Building and optimizing scalable processes to prepare the department for hyper growth Strategy : exploring and defining which projects the team should priorities, and setting a timeline to reach goals quickly Product improvement : proactively searching for new features to provide a seamless customer experience Hands on people management : leading a team, setting targets and driving performance Making critical-business decisions : breaking down complex business cases and backing up reasoning using advanced analysis To be eligible for the position of Manager Operations you must have the following Affinity with and relevant experience in shipbuilding, (heavy) machine building and construction environment HBO+ level Excellent management and contact skills and ability to think outside in and act inside out Stress-resistant, decisive, committed, independent, responsible and no-nonsense mentality Good command of English and Dutch both written and at least seven years of operational management experience in a comparable position strong academic background preferably in (Electrical / Automation) engineering