The Report shall be 2000 words in length. –
It will require you to examine the Job Description for an Operation Manager’s position. You are required to select an advert for an Operation Manager’s role: you may select an advert from any online recruitment agency.
– You MUST include the job advert as an Appendix to your. –
Using appropriate theory, literature, techniques and approaches that you have encountered in the module, discuss the following:
• What are likely to be the that the successful candidate would face?, (20% contribution)
• How would you address the main issues using the theories and techniques?, (80%)
|People and Team Management||Action Centered leadership|
|Culture Management||Team Development Techniques|
|Culture Management Techniques|
|Corporate Strategy and Strategy Development|
|Business focus and Operations Focus Strategy||SWOT, Porter forces, Mckinsey|
|Market driven and Market driving strategy||PESETLE/STEEPLE|
|Design Layout – fixed/process/hybrid/product||Linking process choice, design layout –|
|Process Choice – Project/Job/Batch/Line/Continous||& order qualifying and order winning criteria|
|Lean and agile||Lean thinking, agile strategy|
|Quality planning and Control|
|Quality management||Quality control, Quality planning techniques|
|Operations Improvement||Importance and Performance scale technique|
|Break through improvement||Techniques for process improvement|
|Continous Improvement||DMAIC, 5S, 5 Why, 6 sigma|
‘Finally, this paper seeks to identify possible operational challenges of the operational manager of the advert XYZ
Limit introduction to 50 words, conclusion to 50 words. I would build it up myself.
Harvard referencing used throughout.
Please include links to references. Such as
Mohammed, U.K., White G.R.T and Prabhakar, G.P. (2008), ‘Culture and Style of International Project Managers’, International Journal of Business and Management, 3(5), pp. 3-11. CCSE. [Online]. Available at: http://www.ccsenet.org/journal/index.php/ijbm/article/view/1493/1434 (Accessed 19 June 2021).