Operations Manager

£45000 - £50000 per annum
05 Oct 2016
02 Nov 2016
Jason Kilbride
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Operations Manager
Salary: circa £47,000
Location: Lincolnshire

Our client is a well established food business that due to continued growth are looking for a strong and experienced Operations Manager to join their team. Reporting in to the Factory Manager, the role will be to lead and develop an efficient manufacturing operation in line with the site plan and the business KPIs. Within this role you will have responsibility for the successful operation of the site, managing the entire process flow from intake through the production unit to despatch, in a business that operates 7 days a week.

*The manufacture of products to meet specification with standards, labour and materials usage.
*Establish and maintain rituals and routines for the measurement and control of the manufacturing and warehousing processes.
*Manage the weekly manufacturing operations of the plant and maintain oversight of day to day, hour to hour operations.
*Ensure that the manufacturing team structures, skills, competencies and staff levels meet the current and predicted business needs.
*Manage continuous improvement activities for the manufacturing area.
*Lead from a one team perspective, actively engaging and collaborating with other business functions and teams
*Manufacture products to the production schedule and collaborate with the planning team in the creation of the most efficient and effective schedule model.

*Previous experience in a similar role with overall responsibility for the site production/operation is a necessity
*You will have passion and enthusiasm to drive the Continuous Improvement process to achieve better cost effectiveness, productivity, quality and hygiene whilst developing your team to perform and grow in their roles.
*You will be forward thinking in your outlook and yet be prepared to lead from the front when required.
*It is essential that you have a positive outlook, with a can-do attitude and good communication and relationship building skills.
*You will be ambitious and willing to develop.

If you believe you have the skills and personality to fit these requirements please get in touch with jason@hendbrown.com or call 07940 005 540 for more information.
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