One of the major responsibilities of a director of operations is employee management, making sure as many as hundreds of individuals are productive. Directors of operations also may be in charge of making purchases related to production. Research and development are also typically overseen by a director of operations.
Director of Operations Tasks
Assist in developing strategies and implementation plans to improve and standardize all aspects of operations.
Ensure that operational processes stay within agreed upon budgets and timelines.
Implement, manage and evaluate operation processes and procedures, in accordance with the standards and procedures set out by the organization.