Operations Manager




Our client is an AgriTech start-up company based in Cork. They have developed and launched a ground-breaking reproductive and health monitoring system for the global dairy industry.

As the company grows, we are looking to incorporate Operations Manager/Operations Specialist who would be able to come in and take full responsibility of logistics, QA, supply chain, maintenance, production and other aspects. It will be a very important addition to their team of current 10 people.

Main responsibilities:

  • Monitor production activities across our factories and adjust schedules for on-time delivery.
  • Ensure that final product meets quality standards and customer specifications.
  • Ensure that team follows company policies and safety standard
  • Supervise production teams to manage and execute production projects.
  • Work with the team to plan, schedule and perform production activities.
  • Assign daily workload to team members.
  • Develop production program and guidelines to support company objectives.
  • Manage the stock replenishment of the one line shop
  • Carry out cycle counting
  • Suggest process improvements to enhance production quality and capacity.
  • Investigate production issues and develop resolutions.
  • Determine equipment, material and manpower requirements for project execution.
  • Recommend cost reduction initiatives while maintaining quality standards.


  • Proven production or manufacturing experience.
  • Deep knowledge of production management.
  • Understanding of quality standards.
  • Knowledge of performance evaluation and budgeting concepts.
  • Experience in reporting on key production metrics.
  • Proficient in MS Office and ERP software
  • Outstanding communication ability
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong decision-making skills and a results-driven approach
  • BSc/Ba in business administration or relevant field is preferred

The role is at mid €40k range and has flexitime work opportunity. It would suit someone with 5-10 years of operations experience to come in full time or a senior Operations Professional who is looking for a part time job.