Operations Director (m/f) Mexico

production of metal components for automotive suppliers


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De functie

    Your tasks and responsibilities:

  • As Operations Director you are responsible for the Mexican plant incl. its financial performance and the following departments: Manufacturing, quality, logistics, product management, finance & accounting, HR and IT (~200 employees)
  • Building up a state-of-the-art workflow management as part of the production optimization will be an essential task incl. applying tools and principles such as Six Sigma, 5S, Lean, Value Stream Mapping, etc.
  • You manage, develop and recruit the technical staff and herewith ensure the high quality standards of the group respecting the group’s values.
  • Last but not least you take care of EHS compliance management creating a safe and attractive working environment for all employees

    Your profile:

  • Master degree in industrial engineering/production management or mechanical engineering
  • Track record in the field of business process and production optimization, ideally as GM, Plant Manager or Operations Director in the automotive industry in Mexico
  • Sound or advanced knowledge in large-scale metal stamping and surface finishing /galvanization
  • Experience in change management and in using and establishing systematically and sustainably Lean Management and quality management systems (QMS)
  • An entrepreneurial, customer oriented and analytical way of thinking and working
  • The ability to lead and motivate teams and to communicate well in English within an international corporation. Se busca hablante nativo ESPANOL

    Our offer:

  • This is a great opportunity to join a German manufacturer with a centuries old history and the ambition to grow in Mexico
  • Working for this group gives you job security and further career opportunities since this specific business unit is constantly growing
  • The company will offer individual trainings in Germany and an attractive, local salary package incl. the common fringes and benefits

    Are you interested ?

    If the above is relevant to you and you wish to present yourself as new Operations Director Mexico then please follow the link to apply quoting reference number DE-18308 (Mexico). We kindly ask you to share your remuneration target and if possible 2 references.

    Mercuri Urval GmbH
    Peter-Müller-Str. 26
    40468 Düsseldorf


    We guarantee all applicants strict confidentiality.

Over de organisatie

    Our client is a successful and innovative Germany based company with more than 3,000 employees and world wide manufacturing sites. For the management and development of the production site with a clear automotive focus in Mexico (Greater CDMX area) we are searching the right leadership personality as Operations Director (m/f) Mexico.