Head of Production in london

london, united kingdom
job category
job type
£ 50,000 - £ 80,000 per year
reference number
anna juhl, qualitair
01223 295 111
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job description

Are you looking for your next move?

Our client based at London Heathrow is seeking a Head of Production to join their organisation.

Key areas will include:

* Hire, mentor and develop staff
* Implement a customer focused operational culture to ensure world class customer service is delivered
* Define and control the departments budget and be accountable for relevant targets
* Develop and report on KPIs
* Undertake appraisals and set SMART objectives for direct reports
* Develop change management and promote innovation
* Ensure good communication and coordination between all supporting functions to achieve organisations goals
* Ensure full departmental adherence to ISO, Part 145, H&S and COMAH requirements
* Manage and control labour and labour utilisation including overtime
* Ensure all staff understand their responsibilities and adhere to regulatory policies, procedures and processes
* Ensure quality is maintained to include where necessary the investigation, report and mitigation/resolution of issues to avoid reoccurrence
* Manage the accurate and on-time introduction of new products and ensure production is able to manage new products safely and efficiently
* Develop continuous improvement by coordinating teams to optimise cost performance and minimise waste

Knowledge and Experience:

* Degree educated, ideally in aviation based subject. Project Management training. Leadership and Management training.
* Proven five years minimum experience at senior management level experience within an airline, MRO or OEM environment. Experience of EASA 2IJ/2IG/145 and Part M regulations.
* Proven knowledge of ERP solutions such as SAP. Excellent IT skills

If you are interested and would like to discuss further please forward your CV and we will contact you.


Production engineering



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