What is it like working as an Operations Manager?
Operations Manager in Bradford:
"Busy hectic always different"
Pros: Being able to resolve issues and merit customer deadlines
Cons: People who do not get information correct or fail to check what they have done
Operations Manager in Southampton:
"Busy but not a great excitement"
Pros: Managing staff, resolving problems, business development.
Cons: Repetitive, office bound, not demanding enough
Operations Manager in London:
"Summary of my job"
Pros: Feeling that you are doing a good thing, job satisfaction. Colleagues are entertaining. Prestigious place to work. Forward thinking company. Customers are interesting and well educated. Making a difference. Beautiful new building. Challenging, every day is different. Never boring, always learning new things.
Cons: Sometimes feel unappreciated and over worked. Tasks you have worked on not getting completed it frustrating. Staff make silly mistakes and complain a lot.
Operations Manager in Liverpool:
"stressful, multi-tasking, iniative"