Operations Director (EMS)

Penang Permanent

Added 30/12/2020

  • Part of the pioneer team
  • Senior leadership position

About Our Client

Our client is a well-known, public-listed EMS provider offering end-to-end solutions to their customers in the areas of medical & healthcare, appliances, communication and networking. They have a strong global presence and as part of their expansion plans, they are currently looking for an experienced Operations Director to lead the set-up of the manufacturing plant in Penang.

Job Description

  • Lead the transfer of production lines from other sites to the site in Malaysia
  • Responsible for the overall manufacturing operations; production, engineering, quality, operational excellence, supply chain, HSE, admin and finance
  • Develop annual budget and manage the P&L of the plant
  • Translate strategy into actionable goals for performance and growth helping to implement organization-wide goal setting, performance management and annual operating planning
  • Evaluate and promote best practices and optimum utilization of resources; devise standard operation practices and develop plans for the efficient use of materials, machines, capital and employees
  • Foster a growth oriented, positive and encouraging environment while keeping employees and management accountable to the company policies, procedures and guidelines
  • Build a highly inclusive culture where team members thrive and organizational outcomes are met
  • Identify and drive Lean Manufacturing and Continuous Improvement initiatives within the manufacturing operations

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or relevant degrees
  • Minimum 15 years of of experience in electronics manufacturing industry with at least 5 years of plant management experience in a sizeable EMS manufacturing environment
  • Strong leadership skills , adequate knowledge of organizational effectiveness, operations managements, budget development and oversight
  • A demostrated ability to work cross functionally within the Group to drive business growth
  • Candidates with plant start up experience are encouraged to apply

What's on Offer

  • Excellent and competitive package
  • A chance to be a part of an exciting plant start up project
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