General Manager

South East England
£50,000 - £55,000
06 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

General Manager

Job ref: 60739 | £50,000 - £55,000 | South East

The company

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading food business which is dedicated to supplying their customers with the highest quality products. The business has strong ethics, promoting leadership, team work and customer satisfaction.

The job

As General Manager, you are fully responsible and accountable to the Board of Directors for the daily management of operations, the achievement of agreed Key Performance Indicators, and the management of the company’s security, health and safety and facilities. Working cooperatively and effectively across departments as part of the site management team, you will improve the consistency and level of operational execution, drive continuous improvement across safety, quality, delivery, cost and people plus build a high performing operational management team. You will inspire and motivate both your direct and indirect reports, promoting a one-team approach and an environment where respect, trust and integrity is maintained at all times.

Your experience

Ideally educated to a degree level, you will possess a strong track record in managing an operations / general management function in an FMCG food environment within chilled, high care or short shelf-life products. You will be holder of NEBOSH general certification (essential), have had previous budgetary responsibility plus exposure to the major UK retailers together with a good working knowledge of complying with BRC standards and supplier codes of practice. You will be able to demonstrate effective people management, communication and interpersonal skills in order to influence, coach and motivate others.

More details

The General Manager’s job is based in the South East region and is paying £50,000 - £55,000 according to individual skills and previous experience. The working hours are Monday to Friday, days.

How to apply

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Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Andrew Wimbs, quoting job reference 60739.

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