Recruiter: Hays Recruitment
Application date: 1st Jul 2019
Your new company
With 40 years experience in supplying both retail and wholesale food companies with a vast range of quality food products, this continued success has led to the expansion into a brand new facility as the next chapter of their success story. This continued investment in people, places and automation has created new opportunity within the senior management team for an experienced Operations Manager
Your new role
As Operations Manager you will plan, direct and coordinate all the organisation’s operations. You will be responsible for improving performance, productivity, efficiency and profitability through the implementation of effective methods and strategies. You will have additional responsibility for ensuring that all operations are carried out in a cost effective and timely manner in alignment with specifications and quality requirements. You will continually review and improve operational systems, processes and best practices.
Ensure that operational standards are continually met, across all operational activities and functions. Schedule, coordinate and plan resource requirements across operations based on the production plan. You will define what the capabilities of the manufacturing facility are with respect to cost targets, delivery targets, quality targets, output quantities and packaging options.
What you’ll need to succeed
Ideally you will be a motivated and passionate individual with a strong track record of developing and building high performing teams. You will have excellent interpersonal and communication skill with an ability to manage staff and take responsibility for their performance. A high level of commercial awareness and business acumen. Excellent negotiation skills and an ability to foster an environment of teamwork ensuring that all products are delivered on time and company goals are met.
What you’ll get in return
This unique position where you will have the ability to transform and build strong teams to perform with production excellence. Brand new state of the art production facility’s. This company will offer people development opportunities and could be the perfect role for a FMCG Manufacturing expert to next the step and progress in your career.