Position Commercial Operations Manager
Salary c45K plus pension, 25 days holiday
Ref IE 59917
A great opportunity has arisen for a very high calibre Commercial Operations Manager to join a leading supplier of packaging solutions who supply into to the entertainment, beauty and gift markets. The role is offered on a full time, permanent basis in the Leicester area.
Reporting into the Director, this is a critical appointment for the team as you will play a pivotal role in the commercial and operational strategic development for the clients' ever growing portfolio of prestige customers. The business is a leading manufacturer of rigid prestige packaging solutions so it is essential that you have a manufacturing background, ideally form a small to medium sized business that holds family values in high esteem.
This high profile role within the group will provide you with autonomy for managing commercial, contractual and key customer relationships and you will work alongside key managers in the business to develop solutions that meet both the commercial and operational strategy to exceed your customers' needs.
This position is varied and challenging and will pull on a number of key skills including relationship building with your client base and providing an exceptional level of customer service and delivery as well as superb man-management skills where engagement, leading by example and motivating are the ways in which you ensure your team hits both personal and business objectives. In addition, you will possess excellent communication and planning skills, and have a natural disposition towards continuous improvement, something you will actively encourage your team to be thinking about.
Whilst experience within the packaging industry would be an advantage, the overriding qualities are your abilities to understand the customers needs and deliver against these (with very much a commercial approach), your ability to engage with your team and drive the business forward and decision making skills! Opportunity for growth and development into more senior management/directorship could be available for the right person.
For immediate consideration for this exceptional opportunity, send your CV without delay!