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Diploma in Operations Management


Comments about Module 3: The Operations Manager - Operations Managers' Responsibilities

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    Vincent Annan Ghana The work of operations manager comes in the form of human resource, banker, production manager ect., his or her responsibility must ensure quality to the customer.
    2015-05-20 13:05:38

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      ARIHO SIMPLISIO Uganda so why are we having production manager and human resource manager in an organization and what is difference between general manager and operations manager
      2015-05-29 16:05:20
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    Akshit Marwah India The responsibilities of operations manager are varied. He is responsible for managing activities which are a part of production of both goods and services. He is also responsible for managing the Human resource, the assets of the organizations and most importantly the costs.
    2015-05-17 13:05:50

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      ARIHO SIMPLISIO Uganda Thank You Marwah! we need to know three basics as operations managers by following the model of production, that is input-transformnation and output which encompasses goods and services .Thank you once again .
      2015-05-29 16:05:44
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    Tshepang mojaki South Africa is it necessary that every organisation must have operations managers ?
    2015-05-14 10:05:29

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      ARIHO SIMPLISIO Uganda It depends on the level of an organization, some organisations value marking better than ops management but for developed organization ops manager should be available.
      2015-05-29 16:05:47
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    Tshepang mojaki South Africa operations managers are responsible for making sure that their customers get the best when coming to deliveries and service.
    2015-05-14 09:05:40

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    Oladapo Olatayo Nigeria The responsibilities of an operations manager involves: Understanding strategic objectives: Operations managers must clearly understand the goals of the organization and develop a clear vision of exactly how operations will help achieve them. This also involves translating these goals into implications for the operation's performance, objectives, quality, speed, dependability, flexibility and cost. Developing an operations strategy: Due to the numerous decision-making involved with operations, it is critical that operations managers have a set of guidelines that are align with the organization's long term goals. Designing the operation's products, services and processes: Design involves determining the physical form, shape and composition of products, services and processes. Planning and controlling: This involves deciding what the operations resources should be doing and making sure that it is getting done. Improving the performance of operation: Operations managers are expected to continually monitor and improve the overall performance of their operation.
    2015-05-04 13:05:42

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    Macmillan Mwaku [[ZZ]] managing activities that are part of the production of a good or service which includes, managing operation proceses, embracing design, planning, control and performance improvement futher intaracting w other managers in functional areas with the organisation whose role has impact on operationsand also managing human resource and asets and controlling costs
    2015-05-01 01:05:55

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    Affan Aggripa David Nimaya South Sudan An operations manager typically ensures smooth operation of various processes that contribute to the production of goods and services of an organization. The role of an operations manager is very wide and encompasses many operational areas. While other employees can focus on a specialized area of operation (for example, finance and systems support), an operations manager typically wears multiple hats and does a bit of just about everything.
    2015-04-27 14:04:46

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    Hani mohammed saleh alferaidi Alharbi Saudi Arabia The Operations Manager will be responsible for data entry, accounts payable, payroll, grant report entry, managing the organizations HR, helping and creating organizational and program budgets in collaboration with the ED and Program Direct, and other misc. tasks.
    2015-04-27 13:04:53

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    EKATERINI HALARIE Greece The operation manager has responsibilities in many aspects. Not only about the final output, its cost but also for the employees - the human resource that is involved in all the processes as well as the assets, such as equipment, buildings and stock.
    2015-04-26 23:04:39

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    Amanullah Aman Afghanistan Why Time management is not mentioned which affect the cost of project?
    2015-04-24 08:04:25

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    Maxine Stewart United States of America Operations Manager has to have good knowledge of all faucets of the operations.
    2015-04-22 00:04:23

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    Nkereuwem Edet Nigeria operations managers responsibility is to supervise the assigned task to its subordinates to achieve good and acceptable results in an organization or firm.
    2015-04-14 16:04:17

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    Yvonne Thomas United States of America Operation manager responsibilities will consist, on varies decision to maintain order in the company
    2015-04-08 19:04:47

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    Antonio Bezies Canada Operation Manager are responsible for managing the operations process embracing design,planning ,control,improvement,Operation strategi,finance,accounting,personal and engineering. Driving down costs through efficient operations.
    2015-04-08 18:04:43

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    James Afful Ghana operations managers responsibility is to supervise the assigned task to its subordinates to achieve good and acceptable results in an organization or firm.
    2015-04-07 22:04:51

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    IREYEMI OLUMIDE-JEGEDE United Kingdom No more questions for now.
    2015-04-07 02:04:21

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    IREYEMI OLUMIDE-JEGEDE United Kingdom What happens if in the process of cutting costs on a particular product by the Finance or Accounting Managers, the quality of the product is compromised? Would the Operations manager be given an open hand to operate and bring corrective measures to restore quality and profitability without any animosity?
    2015-04-07 02:04:34

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    IREYEMI OLUMIDE-JEGEDE United Kingdom Isn't it possible for an Operations Manager to give an advice to any of the managers whose roles are not directly his responsibility, such as Marketing, Finance, or even Accounting, since the Operations Manager is directly involved in the Planning, Control, Improvement on performance and Strategy?
    2015-04-07 02:04:33

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    IREYEMI OLUMIDE-JEGEDE United Kingdom Operations Managers are responsible for managing every activity that has to do with production of goods and services in an organisation. They are also directly responsible for operation process, accepting design, planning, control. They also improve on performance and operations strategy to enhance productivity and profitability. An efficient operations management will bring down costs in order to give the business/product a critical edge over their competitors.
    2015-04-07 01:04:18

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    Carol White United Kingdom Operations responsibilities for managing activities that are part of the production of goods and services. They manage they operation process, day to day running, design planning, control and employee performance. Managing and monitoring costs
    2015-03-29 18:03:23

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