Innova Search 

provided me with some great candidates for a recent Sales Engineer vacancy. After ensuring they had a thorough brief of what I was looking for, they provided me with a pre-filtered list of great candidates. I am certainly happy to work with them again.



Innova Search has a wealth of experience recruiting across mid-senior and specialist hires in the Engineering and Manufacturing sectors.


We employ specialist consultants to cover a broad cross-section of industries so we can be true experts in our field. Our specialist consultants have shown a real passion for their chosen industry sector often coming from an academic or industry relevant engineering background.


Whether you’re looking to fill an Operations Director or Operations Manager vacancy either permanently or on an interim basis you are in good hands with Innova Search.


Innova Search is leading provider of top managers and executives for senior roles within the operations function. Operations have been through a huge period of transition as business functions respond to cost cutting agendas to ensure they deliver maximum value at minimum cost.


Our operations recruitment experts have considerable global experience and networks that allow them to provide senior managers with extensive experience in permanent positions, projects, change programmes, or interim assignments.


Roles We Recruit For

We recruit mid-senior level positions within Operations. Our specialist search & selection consultants have experience recruiting for positons such as:


  • Operations Directors

  • Operations Managers

  • Directors of Operations

  • Head of Operations

  • Lean Operations Manager

  • Business Operations Manager

  • Customer Operations Director


We have supported clients in transforming their operations departments through introducing experienced candidates or strengthening existing operations utilising Six Sigma, kanban, kaizen, just-in-time, MRP, process automation, and lean manufacturing techniques we help our clients deliver massive productivity and process improvements across the manufacturing and engineering industry sectors.

Whether you are introducing new business-critical technologies or relocating your manufacturing operations we can assist you through this process.

We can support you on an interim basis by supplying you senior leaders with a background in operational transformation who can use their expert knowledge to help you run a more efficient operation and reduce costs.


Whether you are looking for an Interim change manager or a want to recruit an executive on a more permanent basis – we are experts in finding the right person for your business.


Our executive recruitment and headhunting service searches the market for the best talent, and matches candidates to your business on both technical competency and behaviours ensuring a great cultural fit. Our award-winning candidate presentation tool gives you complete visibility and control of the recruitment process while providing in-depth and thorough candidate assessments that allows you to make an informed decision about the right person for your role.

Whatever your requirement...

We work with you to get it right first time, every time!

Send us your vacancy specifications and let our specialists find the perfect candidate for you


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