Production Manager

We're looking for an outstanding Production Manager to manage and grow Indra's production team and ensure industry best practices are adhered to as Indra commence production of OVO Energy technology consumer products.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring the production department functions safely and efficiently using industry best practices

  • Management of all revenue and cost elements of the Production P&L

  • Establish and execute a plan to recruit, develop and retain staff

  • Management, development and upskilling of the production team

  • Management of materials planning, supply chain, storage and distribution

  • Management of production inputs into IT and ERP System

  • Reporting and KPI tracking to monitor operational performance to drive continuous improvement

  • Day to day management of building fabric and facilities with regards to production / manufacturing

  • Identification, specification and on-going maintenance of required equipment to enable and improve production processes

Essential Skills:

  • Experience managing teams in an engineering manufacturing environment

  • Experience of managing production plans and programmes

  • Experience of supply chain management including the management of supplier relationships

  • Demonstrable knowledge and experience of quality control processes, approvals and testing procedures

  • Experience of specification, build and expansion of manufacturing facilities

  • An analytical approach to problem solving

  • Ability to be hands-on as well as delegate

  • Ability to manage a tight timescale complex production programme

  • Excellent organisational and leadership skills

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills

  • The ability to understand the technical challenges of what we are building is a plus

  • 5+ Years Production Management in a commercial engineering or production environment

  • Relevant degree and / or significant industry experience

Desirable Skills:

  • Lean manufacturing

  • Cell manufacturing

  • Six Sigma

  • Continuous Improvement

  • FMEA (Failure Mode Effects Analysis)

  • APQP (Advanced Product Quality Planning)

  • SAP Business One

  • Assembly X

  • Microsoft Project

  • ISO9001 / QMS

  • CE

Please get in touch to find out more or email your CV to recruitment@indra.co.uk