Head of Operations
ValueOne is recruiting a Head of Operations for our customer ROL Ergo AB in Jönköping. Do you have previous experience from a senior position in purchasing and production and a proven experience in manufacturing, quality, logistics and sourcing? Then we can offer you a challenging position at a global company with a passion for a better work-life.
ROL is a globally privately held company with a rich history dating back to 1985. ROL offers a range of products and services that enable inspiring and integrated environments where we live, work, shop and socialize.
Today, ROL offers, among other things, self-developed software and hardware solutions to manage and analyze different types of spaces and resources, in offices, in retail, public environments and more, ergonomically optimized office furniture and store concept solutions. ROL products are offered globally both through our own sales organization but also through distributors and have a turnover of approximately SEK 2 billion and have over 900 employees in 10 different countries.
The position as Head of Operations means that you are responsible for the budget and performance of Manufacturing, Quality, Logistics, Sourcing and Purchasing at ROL. You are to direct the strategic path for Operations and establish and follow KPI:s. Your responsibility also covers Health & Security development for each manufacturing site as well as investments in capacity and efficiency.
As Head of Operations you are part of the management team in ROL Group and report to CEO.
- Controlling and driving the strategic work within Operations.
- Deliver cost reductions in manufacturing, quality, logistics and sourcing.
- Develop processes and tools to reach the targets.
- Develop the employees direct reporting.
Experience and competencies
The person we are looking for must have a minimum of five years leadership experience and a proven record in manufacturing, quality, logistics and sourcing, with emphasis on production. We also expect up to have a master´s degree in technology, Supply Chain Management or equal and a background from multi-site and international companies, preferably automotive. Furthermore, you are used to working with sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).
The role demands a high level of communication and relationship building skills with proficiency in English, both written and spoken. Swedish and any other European language is desired as well as knowledge in Excel. You apply a pragmatic leadership style that make things happen. As a person you are analytical and customer oriented with a solid understanding of both the commercial and operations side of the company.
We look forward to receiving your application. Please apply through our webpage at: http://valueone.se/aktuella-jobb/ as soon as possible. Feel free to contact Olof Widmark at +46 70-7868099 or 010 332 29 20 with any questions regarding the listed position. Please note that to apply for this position you need to be an EU citizen or have a valid Swedish working permit.
ValueOne are specialists in supply chain management, purchasing and logistics. We offer our customers services in three business areas: interim logistics and procurement consultants, recruitment of buyers and logisticians, as well as development of our customers’ supply chain operations in terms of strategies, models, methods, processes, structure, and competence.