Operations Director CV


  • Operations Director

    Blackisle Building Services Ltd



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    Senior Management accountancy

    Job Titles

    Contracts Supervisor

    Skills

    spearheading implementation Return on Investment

    Qualifications

    A Levels

    Employment History

    Operations Director

    2014 - Present

    * Team Management * Health and Safety * Coaching Highland * Mentoring * Built the business within the highlands from scratch to employing * Marketing 14 engineers across various projects in the Highlands. * Customer satisfaction. * Established work priorities to meet contractual obligations for schedule and installations. * Directed day-to-day operations by spearheading implementation of


    Manager

    2007 - 2014

    Personal details Interests: , Regular in the Gym, Mountain Biking, Hill Profit Centre Manager Edmunson Electrical Ltd, ------- Walking, skiing/snowboarding, reading, Highland theatre, and cinema, family. * Responsible for managing a team 17 for health & safety, security and customer service standards with P&L accountability * Key player in analysis, development, and implementation of strategic business plans & policies, ensuring organisational growth, targeting maximum profitability & cost effectiveness . * Planning and implementing distribution strategies to maximise the customer satisfaction, ensuring retention and long term business relationship * Accountable for strategy Implementation and business development plans for the company, setting up all processes related to product management and creating the roadmap for the products * * Working on various strategies to achieve business goals aiming towards the growth in business volumes as well as profitability in order to achieve targets * * Managing the day-to-day administration of the business including customer invoicing, purchasing of stock, managing expense and payment of all supplier invoices * * Overseeing negotiations on prices and assisting in the implementation of buying activities by achieving set targets including rebates and settlements * * Formulating annual operating budget and preparing & producing annual business plan detailing both projected sales and profitability with all the cost/ expenditure * * Responsible for corporate planning, developing marketing strategy, driving revenue maximisation, resources management, implementing financial and administrative control in an increasingly competitive environment * * Key Achievements: * * Successfully managed the redevelopment of the entire business in a short span of time *Managed a stock holding of up to £ 1,000,000.00 ensuring good return on investment for the company * * Managed day to day


    Manager

    2002 - 2007

    Edmundson Electrical Ltd, ------- * Responsible for managing overall operations, structuring budgets, and leading the negotiations of both customer terms, and supplier terms at both a local and national level * * Preparing annual business plan with projected sales, cost and profitability along with leading a team of 6 members * * Reviewing existing systems & procedures and designed internal controls/quality audit checks for various operational areas for achieving higher operational efficiency, resource rationalisation and cost reduction * Projecting annual reports based on expenditures profits including salaries, vehicles, freight in and out, stationary, warehousing expenses, utilities, stock holding investment creditor and debtor projections * * Key Achievements: Instrumental in achieving record turnover and profit every year including 2002.


    Manager

    2000 - 2002

    * Responsible for negotiating and budgeting of all operational expenditure within the business and overseeing recruitment and training of all staff * * Defining performance standards across all functional areas and periodically reviewing performance with deft application of concurrent management audit procedures * * Responsible for hiring, training, coaching, mentoring and terminating staff in line with the policies and procedures * * Key Achievements: Revived the business from loss to making operating income in the first year of taking charge and achieved a marginal profit share for the staff in second year.


    External Sales Engineer

    1995 - 2000

    Edmundson Electrical Ltd, ------- * Responsible for managing day-to-day operations including key accounts, opening new accounts, generating new sales leads and project business. * Visiting both key and prospective clients including contractors, local authorities and facility management companies generating enquiries and orders. * Preparing and maintaining a strategic weekly call plan for the identified key clients/prospects whilst developing new areas of the business and negotiating with clients to achieve new contracts. * Key Achievements: *Consistently achieved targets and recognised as one of the top performing sales people in the region that quickly provided an opportunity to progress into management.


    1992 - 1995


    Education History

    Name of Institution: Invergordon Academy

    Education Title: A-Levels

    Major: Including English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, History, Statistics, Technical Drawing, Media Studies

    Description: A-Levels Including English, Mathematics,Physics, Chemistry, History, Statistics, Technical Drawing and Media Studies


    Hobbies & Interest

    INTERESTS uncertainty. Personal details Interests: , Regular in March 2007 to August 2014 the Gym, Mountain Biking, Hill Profit Centre Manager Edmunson Electrical Ltd, Inverness, Walking, skiing/snowboarding, reading, Highland theatre, and cinema, family. * Responsible for managing a team 17 for health & safety, security


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    Operations Director CV Profile

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    CONTACT

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    more localised based to allow us to develop the business. As a Profit Munlochy

    Centre Manager I was very much results driven with over 22 years'

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    experience in operations management, supply chain management,

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    administration. Professional competencies in project planning, scheduling and monitoring to ensure project accomplishment within defined time / cost parameters. Hands on experience in warehouse management and distribution management. Proven ability to

    CORE SKILLS develop, oversee operating budgets and communicate with other

    HMS Office Suite (Word, Excel, departments, vendors and executive management to ensure

    PowerPoint, Teams) and Company procurement goals are met. Capabilities in designing innovative

    Specific (CRM, Purchasing & strategies to generate desired resonance across potential market

    Operating Systems) segments. Decisive individual and with a “big picture” vision, who

    HDistribution Management within excels in optimising operational performance, strengthening team

    various areas of Scotland. relationships, influencing key opinion leaders and increasing market

    HOperations Management share. Seeking a challenging management role in a reputed,

    HSupply Chain Management organisation to attain personal & professional growth and contribute

    HBusiness plan, Progress to the organisation's goals & objectives.

    HBusiness plans, Profit
    HBusiness development
    HRecruitment

    EXPERIENCE HTeam Building

    HTeam Management

    HHealth and Safety HCoaching HMentoring HMarketing

    HCustomer satisfaction.

    August 2014  to Current

    Operations Director Blackisle Building Services Ltdð1Invernessð Highland

    HBuilt the business within the highlands from scratch to employing 14 engineers across various projects in the Highlands.

    HEstablished work priorities to meet contractual obligations for schedule and installations.

    HDirected day-to-day operations by spearheading implementation of

    short-term and long-term strategies to achieve business plan and CERTIFICATIONS

    profitability goals.

    Matrix Partners (Effective Selling, Sales HReduced process lags, recruiting, hiring, training, coaching and

    & Management, Managing Sales Team) managing administrative sales and operational staff to ensure

    Dale Carneigie (The Dale Carneigie optimal productivity.

    Course) Pareto Law (Leading and HManaged pre-inspections, site supervision, site measurements,

    Managing a Successful Team Driven scheduling and equipment management.

    Culture) Collinson Grant (Health & HAdministered accounts payable and accounts receivable functions,

    Safety Management, Managing daily cash reconciliation, returned merchandise approval, sales

    Absence, Managing Disciplinary Action reporting, invoicing and budget management.

    & Redundancy (Dovedale Management HStrengthened operational efficiencies and traceability, developing

    Development Course, Grassmere organisation systems for financial records and sales reports.

    Mangement and Leadership Skills) HFostered relationships with customers to expand business and

    enhance client satisfaction. HOversaw financial management activities, including budget

    PERSONAL INFORMATION

    management, accounting and payroll.

    HKey Achievements: Grew the business From Start-up to 2 million Other: Driver; full clean licence

    pounds turnover. HEmployed and retained the staff throughout the life of the

    business.

    COVID 19 saw our business being forced to shut down, We managed

    REFERENCES to keep everything going despite lack of support from the

    Government. As work began to be phased back in it became clear we References are available on request

    were going to be unable to sustain the levels of service our clients required and took the decision to wind up rather than face months of uncertainty.

    INTERESTS

    Personal details Interests: , Regular in the Gym, Mountain Biking, Hill Walking, skiing/snowboarding, reading, theatre, and cinema, family.

    March 2007 to August 2014

    Profit Centre Manager Edmunson Electrical Ltdð1Invernessð Highland

    HResponsible for managing a team 17 for health & safety, security

    and customer service standards with P&L accountability

    HKey player in analysis, development, and implementation of strategic business plans & policies, ensuring organisational growth, targeting maximum profitability & cost effectiveness .

    HPlanning and implementing distribution strategies to maximise the customer satisfaction, ensuring retention and long term business relationship

    HAccountable for strategy Implementation and business development plans for the company, setting up all processes related to product management and creating the roadmap for the products •

    HWorking on various strategies to achieve business goals aiming towards the growth in business volumes as well as profitability in order to achieve targets •

    HManaging the day-to-day administration of the business including customer invoicing, purchasing of stock, managing expense and payment of all supplier invoices •

    HOverseeing negotiations on prices and assisting in the implementation of buying activities by achieving set targets including rebates and settlements •

    HFormulating annual operating budget and preparing & producing annual business plan detailing both projected sales and profitability with all the cost/ expenditure •

    HResponsible for corporate planning, developing marketing strategy, driving revenue maximisation, resources management, implementing financial and administrative control in an increasingly competitive environment •

    HKey Achievements: •

    HSuccessfully managed the redevelopment of the entire business in a short span of time •Managed a stock holding of up to £1,000,000.00 ensuring good return on investment for the company •

    HManaged day to day distribution throughout the Highlands & Islands.

    HInstrumental in managing the projects right from design, costing and development to completion •

    HIntroduced operating systems and procedures to allow the business to expand by effectively strategising and increasing service levels to customer base •

    HHold the distinction of expanding the local market during a tough period in the construction market by diversifying the business into some other specialist fields •

    HEffectively developed renewables market specialising in solar PV, heat pumps, biomass, voltage optimisation and cost of ownership energy surveys •

    HRecorded an exceptional growth in business from 1.7million in 2006 to 6.4 million in 2013 with an increase in margin from 19.8% to 30.2% •

    HConsistently achieving profit share every year and record profit share in the four of last five years.

    May 2002 to February 2007

    Profit Centre Manager Edmundson Electrical Ltdð1Kirkcaldyð1Fife

    HResponsible for managing overall operations, structuring budgets, and leading the negotiations of both customer terms, and supplier terms at both a local and national level •

    HPreparing annual business plan with projected sales, cost and profitability along with leading a team of 6 members •

    HReviewing existing systems & procedures and designed internal controls/quality audit checks for various operational areas for achieving higher operational efficiency, resource rationalisation and cost reduction

    HProjecting annual reports based on expenditures profits including salaries, vehicles, freight in and out, stationary, warehousing expenses, utilities, stock holding investment creditor and debtor projections •

    HKey Achievements: Instrumental in achieving record turnover and profit every year including 2002.

    September 2000 to April 2002 Profit Centre Manager Elgin

    HResponsible for negotiating and budgeting of all operational expenditure within the business and overseeing recruitment and training of all staff •

    HDefining performance standards across all functional areas and periodically reviewing performance with deft application of concurrent management audit procedures •

    HResponsible for hiring, training, coaching, mentoring and terminating staff in line with the policies and procedures •

    HKey Achievements: Revived the business from loss to making operating income in the first year of taking charge and achieved a marginal profit share for the staff in second year.

    August 1995  to August 2000

    External Sales Engineer Edmundson Electrical Ltdð1Invernessð Highland

    HResponsible for managing day-to-day operations including key accounts, opening new accounts, generating new sales leads and project business.

    HVisiting both key and prospective clients including contractors, local authorities and facility management companies generating enquiries and orders.

    HPreparing and maintaining a strategic weekly call plan for the identified key clients/prospects whilst developing new areas of the business and negotiating with clients to achieve new contracts.

    HKey Achievements: •Consistently achieved targets and recognised as one of the top performing sales people in the region that quickly provided an opportunity to progress into management.

    May 1992 to July 1995 TAYLOR ELECTRICAL LTD

    EDUCATION A-Levels

    Invergordon Academy

    Including English, Mathematics,Physics, Chemistry, History, Statistics, Technical Drawing and Media Studies

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