What does an Operations Manager Trainee do?

Operations managers ensure a company or organization’s operations run smoothly and on time. They work with people, core operations, budgets, project delivery, and in company strategy. They are responsible for engaging and developing the members of the teams that they manage. Operations managers are involved in financial procedures, including invoicing. They must manage margins, costs, budgeting, and forecasting at the company.

Operations managers must match individuals to clients’ needs and balance objectives and goals equally from both sides, and they must strive to drive growth strategy and balance global needs. Sometimes they are called upon to support the production planning process or ensure key performance indicators are in place, and production targets are met. Operations managers need a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in business or management or related fields.

EducationBachelor's Degree
Work/Life Balance
3.5 ★
Salary Range--
Career Opportunity
3.7 ★
Avg. Experience2-4 years

Operations Manager Trainee Salaries

Average Base Pay

£46,049 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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Median: £46K
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Operations Manager Trainee Career Path

Learn how to become an Operations Manager Trainee, what skills and education you need to succeed, and what level of pay to expect at each step on your career path.

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Operations Manager Trainee Insights

Read what Operations Manager Trainee professionals have to say about their job experiences and view top companies for this career.
Operations Manager
18 Nov 2020

“life balance is achieved and work is not only a duty but a truly exciting journey.”

Emapta Versatile ServicesEmapta Versatile Services
Operations Manager
27 Jul 2020

“I would say that this company truly values its employees.They provide professional and personal development.”

Operations Manager
2 Aug 2021

“If you are not careful it is easy to lose a good work and life balance.”

Favor TechConsultingFavor TechConsulting
Collection Operations Manager
2 Jun 2021

“Pay and good mission (tho first contract in this field from what I was told)”

RedNight Consulting
Vice President Operations
30 Sep 2019

“It's a great work place for people who are good at keeping several plates spinning at the same time.”

MTS SystemsMTS Systems
4 Mar 2021

“Stable company with decent pay great intermediate job while you search for your dream career.”

Kalloc StudiosKalloc Studios
16 May 2020

“5. This is high tech and promising industry that is really good to develop a long term career.”

20 Aug 2021

“To be honest the people are really great and that’s what makes going to work everyday bearable.”

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