Operations / Manufacturing Manager

Recruiter
Silven Recruitment
Location
Uttoxeter
Salary
Up to £65k plus benefits
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Expires
14 Aug 2017
Operations / Manufacturing Manager - Food & Drink Food manufacturer of well-known brands are looking for an Operations Manager to head up Operations in one of the company's manufacturing facilities in Staffordshire. Job Title: Operations Manager Location: Staffordshire Salary: up to £65k plus benefits Operations Manager - The Candidate: - Do you have previous experience at Operations Manager / Manufacturing Manager / Senior Production Manager level in a Food manufacturing environment, preferably chilled? - Do you have leadership skills with a focus on performance improvement and change management? - Have you successfully implemented Continuous Improvement techniques? - Have you previously had budgetary control experience? If you can answer "yes" to the above questions, please read on. Operations Manager - The Role: - You will lead the Production / Manufacturing teams in the efficient running of this progressive food manufacturing facility. - Plan, organise and direct the manufacturing operation to minimise manufacturing costs and drive improvements in effective utilisation of manpower, equipment, facilities, materials and capital. - Participate, lead and ongoing development of the Continuous Improvement programme. - Develop positive employee engagement to support achievement of manufacturing objectives and maintenance of high morale. Company: - My client is a well-respected brand within food manufacturing that also provides high quality own-label products to the UK's retailers. - The company have won numerous awards, relating to NPD and manufacturing excellence, in recent years - This is a great career development opportunity - a chance to make your mark and develop into a more senior role within the business. To apply for this role, please send a copy of your CV quoting ref JP/1990 by using thew apply now button or for a confidential discussion, please call me using the contact number below.