- Project status
- Project posted
- 12th October 2016
- Project duration (approx.)
- 6.0 Months
- Budget (approx.)
- €1500 / day
- Level of Experience
- Hospital & Health Care , Management Consulting , Pharmaceuticals , Medical Devices / Technology
- Area of expertise
- Executive / C-Suite , Operations , Strategy
- Required market experience
- Germany (Nice to have)
- Consultant location
- German (Essential)
Background & Objectives
We are a leading German medical diagnostics company, with approximately 50 sites, who are looking to bring on-board an Operations Director.
This is an interim to perm role, although we request all candidates are interested in a permanent position.
The initial role will involve launching a lean initiative to:
1) Rationalise and optimise the site network
In our current process, samples are sent from doctors to local labs for diagnostics, with samples requiring more complex tests then passed on to a central lab.
2) Following network optimisation, review of lab performance
Review and optimisation for best-in-class performance, adhering to new operating model. Aim to facilitate creation/expansion to larger facilities.
As Operations Director there will be the opportunity to build your own team and progress into an executive leadership position.
The position will be based in Hamburg but given our national coverage, there is some flexibility. We are looking to bring the right person on as soon as possible.
Lead business operations through creation of own team.
1) Network optimisation
2) Review of lab performance
Corporate operations management experience
Senior Manager to Partner level consulting background
Lean manufacturing/optimisation experience
Fluent in German
Flexible for travel to sites across Germany