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We have a fantastic opportunity to join us as an Operations Director. You will have responsibility and accountability for all operational activity in North America, covering Planning, Sourcing, Assembly, and Freight across multiple sites. You will lead the US Operations organisation with transparency, authenticity and integrity with a relentless focus on customer value. You will be passionate about developing people and understand that performance is delivered through a great team. A capable communicator, you will build mutually beneficial relationships with key stakeholders across the organization and through your management style, you will engender trust and a sense of can do/will do in North American Operations.
You will need to understand the operation in detail and be expected to be literate in both process level detail where appropriate, but equally comfortable designing and cascading strategic improvement across the organization. You will be intellectually curious with a strong desire to deeply understand coupled with the energy to drive the improvement agenda. You will know what a well run operation looks like and know how to balance cost, delivery and quality to ensure customer and stakeholder value targets are achieved.
The business is growing fast so you will need to make decisions, often very quickly. You will be comfortable working with ambiguity and have the confidence and conviction to support your decisions.
About Western Global
Western Global is the global market leader in the supply of modular fuel storage solutions, with operating locations in USA, Canada, UK, Europe and the Middle East.
We pride ourselves on being able to support our customers and communities with response ready fuel solutions when they need them most.
Our business is growing rapidly and we took on private equity investment in January 2021. This funding will support the next phase of our growth through geographical and channel penetration in North America.
Attracting and retaining great people is critical to our strategy. Our values define how we behave an interact internally and with our stakeholders. These are:
What will you be doing as our Operations Director?
What we are looking for in our ideal Operations Director:
What can we offer you?
We offer a market-competitive pay and benefits program, as well as opportunities for advancement, knowledge and skills development, and recognition of achievements. In addition, we offer the following benefits to our employees:
Western Global is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.