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  • Christine BM Other Operations manager is the key person steering in any organization / company and an oversees of the company/ organization.
    2015-02-26 15:02:21

  • Michael kargbo Other operations manager fills a pivotal role in a business, government or other organization. The precise tasks of an operations manager depend in large part upon the nature and size of the enterprise, but she needs a wide range of business and interpersonal skills to succeed. In general, an operations manager plans, oversees and smooths communication.
    2015-02-23 11:02:41

  • Gaurav kumar India Is there difference between operation manager and human resource manager?it look like both are doing same job.
    2015-02-23 10:02:44

  • Gaurav kumar India operations manager role is not only in decision making but also ensure employees are skilled or not. whatever he or she do they seek advice from others managers also. operation manager should ensure that decisions goal can achieved properly.
    2015-02-23 10:02:31

  • Charles Viagem Mozambique Ensure that all the company goals are acquivied and the operational manager has responsabilities to interact with other managers as well
    2015-02-21 18:02:34

  • manase motimele South Africa operation managers need to familiarise themselves with the different departments of the organisation to have a broader spectrum of being able to execute what is require of them from the daily tasks of running the organisation.
    2015-02-17 08:02:42

  • Vulindlela, Crispen Ncube Zimbabwe Is there a company that can operate without the operations functions
    2015-02-04 11:02:35

    • Gaurav kumar India somehow or other every company even small industries uses operations functions knowingly or unknowingly.
      2015-02-23 10:02:59
  • Vulindlela, Crispen Ncube Zimbabwe Operations management is the key steering in any organization or company. The function manages the day to day running of operations effectively and efficiently.
    2015-02-04 11:02:55

  • Cammy Lee United States of America the operations managers responsibilities are huge.
    2015-02-03 13:02:43

  • Victoria Alcide Saint Lucia The Operations manager's responsibility is to ensure that all areas involved in the production of a good or service complete their individual tasks to ensure that the good or service is delivered on time and that it meets the customers needs and stays with cost
    2015-02-01 00:02:54

  • Seun Olaoye Nigeria Operations Manager's core responsibility is to ensure cost effectiveness without compromising on the quality of services delivered to the consumer, having in mind organisation's standard operating system.Also managing the designed system adequately for expected output from all the departmental heads. Operation manager is an overall person involve in all decision making for the organisation.
    2015-01-31 16:01:28

  • Dave Tairi Australia To prioritize the day with set tasks and to assess the days activities from each department and are effectively preforming well in the terms,quality and cost.
    2015-01-29 06:01:53

  • Abduladhem Hashem Yemen The operation manager is one of the most important, significant and vital person in the whole organization, because he assures that each departments and activities are performed effectively in terms of Cost, time & quality.
    2015-01-26 06:01:31

  • Uduak Urua Nigeria Does this mean the Operations manager should be involved in any decisions made by the heads of the different operating departments (finance, account etc); not forgetting that the heads of these departments are also operation managers.
    2015-01-25 14:01:56

  • Opeyemi Ogungbile Nigeria Operation manager's core responsibility is to ensure that production cost is reduced to a minimal level so as to maximize profit so as to improve the organizational output and increase the quality of production.
    2015-01-25 12:01:48

    • Adekunle Daniel Babatunde Nigeria l dont think it is the responsibility o an, operation manager to ensure profit making. l think his role stops at producing standard and quality goods.
      2015-02-18 15:02:14
  • Franklin Kofi Essel Ghana Operations manager's responsibilities include managing all the activities which directly and indirectly impact on organizations operations. He takes the lead to ensure that all activities are coordinated effectively from all departments to ensure efficient and cost effective use of resources to the benefit of the organization. He must guide HR. to ensure that qualified and skilled employees who share in the company's vision are employed an attempts to break all communication barriers so that the course of achieving his aim in line with the organization would not be thwarted.
    2015-01-11 11:01:26

    • Gueli Kevin-tanguy Gohi Cote D'Ivoire Operations manager are responsible for managing activities that are part of the productions of goods and services.
      2015-01-20 09:01:44
  • Mohamed Birik Kenya Operation Manager plays special role in all sectors
    2015-01-10 22:01:52

    • Gueli Kevin-tanguy Gohi Cote D'Ivoire Yes he is in all the departments of an organization
      2015-01-20 09:01:21
  • Sallieu Bangura Sierra Leone Apart from logistics management, the operations manager plays a key role in chalking out the overall operational policy. For example, the operations manager could determine the types of equipments needed to fulfill the organizational quality policy. The operational manager could also formulate suggestions on how to make an optimum use of the resources of the organization (for example: Enterprise Resource Planning and Supply Chain Management).
    2015-01-08 16:01:33

    • Gueli Kevin-tanguy Gohi Cote D'Ivoire Indeed
      2015-01-20 09:01:48
  • Lilian Kinoti Kenya mangers responsibilities a) oversee activities directly related to making products or providing services b) Direct and coordinate activities of businesses or departments concerned with the production,pricing sales or distribution of products. c) Review financial statements,sales and activities reports and other performance productivity and goal achievement and to determine areas needing cost reduction and programe improvement d) Manage staff, preparing work schedules and assigning specific duties. e) Direct and coordinate organisations financial and budget activities to fund operations ,maximise achievements and increase efficiency f)Establish and implement departmental policies,goals,objectives,and procedures,conferring with board members ,organisation officials and staff members as necessary. g) Determine staffing requirements and interview , hire and train new employees or oversee those personnel processes h) He plans and direct activities such as sales promotions,coordinating with other department heads as required. i) Determines goods and services to be sold and set prices and credit terms,based on forecasts of customers demand. j) Locate ,select and procure merchandise for resale, representing management in purchase negotiations
    2014-12-31 13:12:35

    • Gueli Kevin-tanguy Gohi Cote D'Ivoire Operation managers are for direct responsibilities include managing both the operation process, embracing design, planning, control, performance improvement, and operation strategy. For the indirect responsibilities include interacting with those managers in others functional areas (Marketing, Finance, Acounting, Personnel and Engineering) within the organization whose roles have an impact on operations
      2015-01-20 09:01:22
  • PUSHPAK SHETE India Direct Responsibilites : - Planning, Co-ordinating, Process Control, Quality, Indirect Responsibilites : - Demand from Marketing Department , Supply to Distribution Network, Engineering ,
    2014-12-21 07:12:18

    • Gueli Kevin-tanguy Gohi Cote D'Ivoire Agree!
      2015-01-20 09:01:05
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