Operations Managers typically ensure smooth operation of various processes that contribute to the production of goods and services of an organisation. Their role is very wide and encompasses many operational areas. While other employees can focus on a specialised area of operation (for example, finance and systems support), an Operations Manager typically wears multiple hats and does a bit of just about everything.
What are the top three business issues that an Operations Manager needs to resolve?
1. Balancing stock and resource requirements
2. Budget management
3. Improving the supply chain