Operations Manager (Not for Profit)

Job Overview

Operations Manager required for a one year fixed term contract. This is an onsite role with a not-for-profit organisation.

The organisation employs over 260 people, most of whom are engaged in the provision of clinical services nationwide and has a comprehensive suite of support functions in finance, HR, fundraising, operations, marketing, training and Education and Research.

This role is primarily a leadership role with accountability for consistent and effective implementation of clinical services across the Cork region.

The role will suit a person with strong people management experience, is a proactive problem solver, has excellent planning and organisational skills and excellent communication skills.

Your new role:

  • Lead, manage and support staff to deliver a safe, effective and high-quality service
  • Lead the development and promotion of professional working that delivers positive outcomes for clients
  • Ensure effective day to day running of the service, ensuring waiting lists are kept within targets; staff are working within the framework of policies and best practice guidance available; and ensuring health and safety is maintained at all times
  • Provide leadership, management, good governance for the delivery of the strategic objectives
  • Implement a programme of work to support the development of the team and to promote and create a positive team culture.
  • Support, guide, develop and motivate the team to reach full potential
  • Liaise closely with the HSE and relevant stakeholders within your region
  • Monitor supervision of therapists and support staff, ensuring consistency in terms of quality and cost
  • Work with each of the enabling support functions of Operations, I.T. Finance, Funding and Advocacy, Education and Training & Human Resources to ensure best practice

Who are you?

  • You have a third level degree in HR/ Business
  • You have five years experience in a similar management role
  • You are proficient in using Microsoft Office Suite

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