Engineering Operations Controller

Engineering Operations Controller

Job Title: Engineering Operations Controller
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Broughton, Flintshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 27/11/2019
Reference: 896468_1574844231
Contact Name: Andrew Little
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 27, 2019 08:43

Job Description

Are you a Project Controller looking for your next challenging role? Do you want to work for a global aerospace company? If so, we may have the right opportunity for you.
Our client is looking for an Engineering Operations Controller to join their team on a contract basis.

The operations performance team directly contribute to the success of the plant engineering team by coordinating and facilitating the robust deliverable and resource planning of activities, understanding the practical, financial and resource implications of decisions and leading the business strategy of the teams. They coordinate project and resource planning, working within the operational teams allowing the team to work efficiently, actively identify programme pain-points and support teams in finding novel solutions to complex challenges.

You will be the focal point for the governance, deliverables, resource and financial planning of an engineering team co-ordinating with other engineering teams, customers and stakeholders.
You will be accountable for the:
*Planning of tasks, deliverables and resources.
*Monitoring activities against plans and budgets through the collection and consolidation of data supporting performance indicators.
*Analysis and reporting of performance and driving management actions through issue identification and stakeholder management.
*Acting as a focal point for improvement activities where possible.
*Leading drumbeat and review sessions.

The following attributes are requested for the role:
*You can demonstrate your skills as a natural problem solver.
*You are open to change, dynamic, and adaptable.
*You have a strong project management experience and can demonstrate the link between deliverable, resource and financial planning.
*You will be able to demonstrate experience of leading teams in a business context and be able to operate in a fast paced environment with wide ranging stakeholders.
*You will have experience of supplier management and have a strong ethics and compliance nature.
*You have strong digital skills with high level MS Excel and MS PowerPoint abilities.
*You have strong communication and people skills, able to think on your feet and adapt your behaviour as required.
*You enjoy networking and engaging with diverse groups of people - operational and senior management.
*You are an effective listener, and a convincing speaker.
*You are able to get people on-board with an initiative and get the most out of members of a team.

Skills Required
*Strong project management and leadership skills.
*Advanced MS office skills required particularly with the use of MS Excel and MS Project - experience of Google docs would also be beneficial.
*Excellent communication skills required with ability to present clear and concise messages to senior business management.
*Strong negotiation skills.
*Headcount and task planning and scheduling skills.
*Cost controlling skills.

Additional Information
Location of work: Broughton
Contract role
Duration: 5 months

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a contract role.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.