Are you an experienced Operations Manager with strong organisational & leadership skills ideally in the Timber Production / Manufacturing Sector?

If so, we have a fantastic opportunity to a be part of our client’s senior management team and join them as Head Of Operations. As Head Of Operations,  you will be responsible for leadership & management across all operations and contribute to the senior leadership team. If you are seeking a successful career with a rapidly expanding company, that turnover has doubled in the last decade then this exciting and diverse role might be the career opportunity you’ve been looking for.

The Company

Our Client’s success has been built on consistency in the quality of their timber, timber products and their excellent customer service along with their comprehensive involvement in the sector, continually growing and expanding the company and their industry knowledge

They have Nationwide Coverage in the United Kingdom and also Ireland and have been supplying high quality timber products to Merchants & Manufacturers. Celebrating over 100 years of success in the Timber Sector, the business is looking to continue its growth and development with the appointment of a new Head Of Operations

The Individual

The ideal candidate would have experience in the Timber Production / Timber Sawmilling or Manufacturing sector and be experienced in leading Operations Teams in a senior leadership role. You will be ambitious and enthusiastic, and you will be able to lead and develop your teams to be able to deliver the business targets across both operations. You will be driven by new ideas and always strive to bring innovation to the business.

Job Duties & Responsibilities as Head of Operations

  • Montor production performance and continually look to improve KPI’s.
  • Develop and execute continual improvements across all operations.
  • Lead, develop and coach your teams.
  • Continually develop the company brand and reputation with suppliers
  • Actively promote and prioritise a safe working environment.
  • Set production budget to maximise return for the business.
  • Work closely with Head of Operations in ensuring that production schedules forecast maximise sales, yield, and profit.
  • Report on overall performances across all operation at the monthly Senior Management Meetings   


Location/Area: Scotland

Salary: Competitive Package / Benefits   

Vacancy No: 5079


To apply or to find out more:

Consultant Fiona Hamilton  

Tel No 01234 826450 Ext 105