Area Head of Operations Slovakia

FMC - dialyzačné služby, s.r.o.

Place of work
Slovak Republic (The job requires travelling)
Contract type
Start date
Wage (gross)
4 000 EUR/monthThe final salary depends on seniority and experience and will be subject to further discussion.

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

As the Area Head of Operations, you will lead the operational activities in Slovakia, ensuring a productive workforce and collaborating with senior staff on strategic planning. Your focus will be on delivering high-quality services efficiently and effectively. Join us and lead a dedicated team towards operational excellence in Slovakia. Drive strategic initiatives, foster a high-performance culture, and ensure the delivery of exceptional care services.


Key Responsibilities:


Leadership & Direction:

  • Communicate local action plans aligned with the broader organizational mission.
  • Motivate and guide the team to achieve business goals.

Strategic Planning:

  • Contribute to and implement strategic planning systems.
  • Drive operational improvements and excellence measures.


  • Develop and manage budgets, audit outputs, and analyze data for informed decision-making.

Performance Management:

  • Set performance objectives, monitor progress, and take corrective actions to ensure targets are met.

Operations Management:

  • Oversee clinic operations, ensuring the delivery of high-quality services and adherence to operational measures.


  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements, industry standards, and company policies.
  • Lead quality assurance efforts and evaluate risks.

Capability Building:

  • Identify development needs, build team capabilities, and provide coaching to enhance performance.


  • Work closely with international and local commercial operations leaders, care delivery functions, and various G&A departments such as Medical, Legal, Compliance, and HR.
  • Engage with external service providers, suppliers, local authorities, and government representatives.

Employee perks, benefits

  • Professional and friendly team
  • Pleasant and modern working environment
  • Collaborative and innovative work environment
  • Flexible working arrangements to support work-life balance
  • Possibility to work from home
  • Participation in a diverse and inclusive workplace culture
  • Paid leave beyond the Labour Code
  • Social benefits (eg life anniversaries)

Information about the selection process

To get your experience reviewed against this opportunity, please send us your CV and Cover letter both in English and Slovak.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Educational Specialization


Other knowledge

MS Office - Skillful
CRM - Skillful
SAP - Skillful

Experience in the position/sector

5+ years of experience in supervising and directing teams and resources.

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

  • Master’s degree in General Management, Finance, Clinic Management, or a related field.
  • Experience in the pharmaceutical or medical technology industry is a plus.  
  • Strong strategic, analytical, and planning skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to manage multiple priorities.
  • Effective communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills.
  • Strong project management capabilities and financial acumen.
  • Proactive, flexible, and commercially aware.
  • Proficiency in IT tools (MS Office, CRM, SAP) and modern communication systems


Brief description of the company

Our company has clearly defined goals and values:
We are cooperative, proactive, reliable and first-class. These values are the basis for our daily work, in which we are guided towards a common goal. "To create a future worth living for.
For patients.
Around the world.
Every single day."
FMC - Dialysis Services, LLC (Fresenius Medical Care) is the world's largest provider of products and services to patients with chronic kidney failure, a disease that affects approximately two million people worldwide. Through a network of 3,432 dialysis centers in North America, Europe, Latin America, Africa and the Asia-Pacific region, the company provides dialysis treatment to more than 294,000 patients worldwide. Fresenius Medical Care is the largest provider of dialysis treatment and a supplier of dialysis products (dialysis machines, dialyzers and other consumables).

Number of employees

500-999 employees
ID: 4846193  Dátum zverejnenia: 3.6.2024  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 4 000 EUR/month