Focus Management

Factory Manager, South West

£55000 - £70000 per annum + Car and package
10 Oct 2016
07 Nov 2016
Colette Nichols
Contract Type
Full Time

This is a great Factory Manager role in the South West - working for a Site Director who is CI focused.

This is an exciting time to join this developing Food Manufacturer as it is currently undergoing real change at site. The Site Director is focused on people, development and CI practices. He is well regarded with the Retailers and is looking to take the site on a development journey.

The role manages two business units with a wide array of products. This is a complex operation and requires a candidate that has worked with complex food manufacturing. The role requires the applicant to evaluate the current KPIs and ensure they are fit for purpose and further develop measurements tools that the Operations team can implement and own.

There is real opportunity to develop the factory strategy together with the Production Managers within the factory. This role is a pivotal position within the factory working closely with all functional leads including; Planning, Engineering, Technical, Commercial and Development etc.

As a key player on the senior management team you will help drive the overall business strategy through manufacturing goal alignment.

The Factory Management role will focus on developing and implementing a strong communication strategy through team briefings and information produced being relevant for the shifts.

Engagement is key to success in this position. As the Factory Manager you will review the engagement survey results and what actions to take over the next 12-24 months within the Factory. The Factory wants to be best in class and the investment in kit and people will allow it to fulfil this ambition.

Do you want to join the Journey?

You will need to be:

  • Experienced at Factory Management level
  • A strong Communicator
  • Experienced in Food Manufacturing
  • Able to review KPI's and develop measurement tools
  • Able to demonstrate success through Team management
  • Experienced as part of a management team
  • Able to make decisions

If you want to join this developing team - Please send your CV

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REF. CCN13430a By Focus Management

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Focus Management Consultants Ltd, Tel: +44 (0) 1625 560778

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