Manufacturing Manager

Stevenage, Hertfordshire
circa £60 plus car/car allowance and comprehensive benefits package
21 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Title:    Manufacturing Manager                    Location: Stevenage   

Type:   Permanent                                          Ref: 883173



  • Engage individuals and teams in the safety first culture, leading and support utilising robust leadership skills and in compliance with the company  internal policies and procedures
  • To lead and support individuals and teams in delivering the departments commitments delivering optimal levels of cost, quality and service.
  • To create a strategy that drives product quality through people and all available systems
  • Optimise cross-functional working providing and best practice sharing delivering insight and control over the site infrastructure
  • Create and lead a development and training programme that meets the needs of individuals and teams and ensure it is consistently applied to create and proactive environment of learning through relevant
  • documentation (learning logs)
  • Create an environment where we actively encourage individuals and teams to continuously challenge and improve all manufacturing processes
  • Act as a role model for site standards and create an environment a processes that ensure deviation from these standards will not be accepted
  • Provide clear and inspirational leadership to the Manufacturing FLM’s. Motivating the team and building a culture based on continuous improvement, development and learning
  • Take a lead role in all company communications and employee relations issues.
  • Take a lead role in major site initiatives/projects and coordinate their successful introduction.
  • To be an active member of the Business Unit Leadership Team, fully participating in activities required


  • Proven Leadership / Management Skills.
  • Results Focused.
  • Team Development.
  • Communication & Influencing.
  • Commercial & Business Understanding
  • Planning & Organising
  • Innovation & Improvement
  • Personal Strength and Development
  • Analysis and problem Solving
  • Excellent Numeric, Analytical & Literacy Skills.
  • PC Literacy including Windows XP, Microsoft Excel, Word & PowerPoint
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Excellent Presentation Skills.
  • Project Management Skills
  • Continuous Improvement Tools & Techniques
  • Strong Communication skills
  • Learning & Development Tools & Techniques


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