Technical Operations Manager

Recruiter
Webrecruit
Location
Plymouth, Devon
Salary
£28,000 - £32,000
Posted
21 Sep 2018
Closes
19 Oct 2018
Ref
HKPUA0211/SE
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Technical Operations Manager
Plymouth, Devon

The Company

Our client is an exclusive UK distributor of a leading swimming pool brand. They are now seeking a Technical Operations Manager to join their team in Plymouth.

The Rewards

- Salary of £28,000 - £32,000
- Bonus scheme (based on the performance of the overall company)

This is an incredible opportunity for a leader with a background in engineering or another technical discipline to take on a leadership role with a growing, successful company.

As an exclusive supplier, our client is a key player within the swimming pool market and, as such, offers a safe, secure role where there is also the possibility to expand your remit as the company grows further.

The Role

As the Technical Operations Manager, you will be tasked with managing the day-to-day operations within the technical support and distribution departments.

As our client’s ‘safe pair of hands’, you’ll take charge of one despatch/warehouse worker and one sales technician. Primary activities will involve managing orders that are shipped from Germany and onwards to clients and the provision of technical support to provide back-up to the aftersales team.

Specifically, you will:

- Manage the import and distribution of swimming pool equipment
- Arrange for field engineers to attend clients
- Organise shipping and transport
- Manage engineering contractors

About You

To be considered as the Technical Operations Manager, you will need:

- Previous management experience
- Previous experience in a technical field such as engineering or electrical
- To be a competent organiser and planner with strong administrative skills
- To be a confident decision maker

Whilst not essential, an understanding of logistics would be beneficial to your application in order to facilitate the planning of imported stock from Europe.

Other organisations may call this role Technical Operations Manager, Operations Manager, Logistics Operations Manager, Engineering Operations Manager, Shipping Operations Manager, Engineering Manager, or Electrical Engineering Manager.

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