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  • 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

  • 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
  • Angela Wiltshire Wandera Uganda Operations Managers resoponsibilities include the following; 1. Over seeing the production of goods and services done efficiently and effectively 2. Cost cutting and ensuring that all departments dont waste resources 3. Is involved in the policy making of an organization 4. Budget planning and management 5. Training of employees 6. Identifying the gaps( strenghts/weaknesses and finding a solution 7.Offering managerial guidance and support to employees
    2014-12-20 21:12:46

    • Gueli Kevin-tanguy Gohi Cote D'Ivoire 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.
      2015-01-20 09:01:18
  • Vermont KOUAKEP Cameroon If the operation manager has to ensure the production of goods and services of an organization while keeping cost under control, he therefore has to be involve in policy making, Planning, Management of resources, Goal setting, communication, training, Logistics management, Budget management, Operational strategizing, Manage support services, Managing third party relations etc… He is everywhere as to say
    2014-12-14 22:12:46

  • Seidu Iddrisu Ghana What is the responsibilities of an operations manager?
    2014-12-13 11:12:41

    • Gueli Kevin-tanguy Gohi Cote D'Ivoire Operations manager are responsible for managing activities that are part of the productions of goods and services. And 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 10:01:21
  • Seidu Iddrisu Ghana Part of the production of goods and services are part of the operations managers responsibilities.
    2014-12-13 11:12:02

    • Gueli Kevin-tanguy Gohi Cote D'Ivoire Yes it is including to the part of the operations managers responsibilities
      2015-01-20 10:01:25
  • Abdihamid Abdirahman Jama Somalia Operations managers responsibilities for managing activities that are part of the production of goods and services. and responsible for optimization of resources.
    2014-12-06 18:12:40

    • Gueli Kevin-tanguy Gohi Cote D'Ivoire Indeed
      2015-01-20 10:01:47
  • Claire Dunn United Kingdom I would say costs almost matter more for non-profits, if they are using donations or tax for funding they should handle loss/waste with care.
    2014-12-04 22:12:43

    • Gueli Kevin-tanguy Gohi Cote D'Ivoire What is the main objective to have an operations manager in an organization?
      2015-01-20 10:01:12
  • Charles Makasi Uganda There can never be an operations manager who will ever operate out side the human resource, asset and cost management responsibilities. He she will do one or combine them some other time
    2014-11-25 14:11:14

    • Gueli Kevin-tanguy Gohi Cote D'Ivoire The operations manager should work with all those activities, he has for responsibilities the human resource management, asset management, and cost management. all of this should work together
      2015-01-20 10:01:47
  • Mohammad Kamruzzaman Bangladesh Operation manager plays an important role to any organizational achievement.
    2014-11-21 08:11:04

    • Gueli Kevin-tanguy Gohi Cote D'Ivoire That's correct
      2015-01-20 10:01:50
  • Samir Kumar Tiwari India as a best operation manager is very important to make his employ happy by which they can get hi level of customer satisfaction , and his operation is also goes well.
    2014-11-21 06:11:20

    • Gueli Kevin-tanguy Gohi Cote D'Ivoire As a best operation manager is very important to give happiness on his work and his employment which will provide good satisfaction regarding the customers or users requirement and his operation will run well
      2015-01-20 10:01:22
  • Hussam Okasha Ahmed Ali Saudi Arabia Every operations manager has different capacity to manage the resources.
    2014-11-05 18:11:08

  • Osuru Eva Papua New Guinea The operations manager's role are and are not limited to managing the daily activities, that support the production of goods and service of an organization.
    2014-11-02 21:11:30

  • Osigwe Chima Kizito Nigeria An operations manager fills a pivotal role in a business, government or other organization
    2014-11-02 18:11:09

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