DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS - succession plan to GM ! Aerospace / Defense

Chicago, IL

Employment Type: Permanent Job Category: Aerospace, Aviation, Defense and Space Job Number: BHJOB598_3287

Job Description

GNR has been “confidentially” retained to identify an ambitious & experienced DIRECTOR of OPERATIONS to lead this $100M division of a large, publicly owned DEFENSE / AEROSPACE organization.

 

 

*** This is a “highly visible” role with a rapid growth / succession plan in place = you will take over as the Site GM in 6-9 months!! ***

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • An ambitious & leader experienced with Aerospace / Defense manufacturing & CNC machining requirements to manage all Mechanical / Electro-Mechanical Engineering / CNC Machining needs for this division.
  • Manage $50M P&L & budgeting needs for the division.
  • Strong business Finance forecasting (FAR / DFAR) & Operations leadership acumen to develop long-term continuous growth plans

 

 

REQUIREMENTS & SKILLS REQUIRED:

  • CURRENT leadership experience within a DEFENSE / AEROSPACE manufacturing environment and AS9100 requirements

 

  • Minimum of $50M P&L (FAR / DFAR / IFRS) Financial forecasting experience - ProForma / PLIS understanding a plus
  • Experience managing Mechanical / Electro-Mechanical Engineering / CNC Machining operations
  • US Citizenship required w/ clearance ability

 

 

OFFERING:

  • RAPID SUCCESSION PLAN with ATTRACTIVE BASE SALARY + BONUS + BENEFITS + RELOCATION PACKAGE to the Chicago, IL region

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