Bakery Operations Manager

South Wales
27 Sep 2016
25 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Title:    Bakery Operations Manager                                      Location: South Wales           

Type:   Permanent                                                                  Ref: 883160



Developing a customer focussed approach to ensure the delivery to shops of full product

Ensuring products meet specification and are regularly monitored for taste, appearance and

Monitoring key cost control areas and continually reviewing functional KPI's

Developing and promoting brand standards and harmonisation, contributing to functional, cross-functional and Group meetings to achieve business objectives

 Identifying and evaluating opportunities for improving efficiencies across production

 Driving the standard of Food Safely / Health and Safety across bakery departments

 Developing manpower and succession plans for the bakery and dealing proactively with
 people issues

 Participating in recruitment and selection activities as appropriate

 Carrying out PDR's with direct reports, agreeing targets, objectives, and individual development plans

 Leading a team in line with the values, with high visibility throughout the bakery, promoting
 a culture of achievement and responsibility

• Bakery / food manufacturing experience

• Food hygiene certificate

• Proven self-motivation and experience of leadership

• Ability to demonstrate success in achieving business objectives through people

• Excellent organisational and communication skills

• Ability to make decisions confidently

• Proficient in IT (word, excel, powerpoint, outlook)
Strong demonstrable organisational and planning skills


You will be an enthusiastic and results oriented individual with a passion for excellence. You will have the ability to lead and manage all operational aspects of the bakery from materials receipt through to finished product despatch. You will ensure shops are supplied on time, to correct quality, quantity and Food Safety/Health and Safety standards, whilst minimising the cost of manufacturing.


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