Operations Manager | Competitive | Circa £65K

10 Oct 2016
07 Nov 2016
Will Thomson
Contract Type
Full Time

If you're an experienced Operations Manager and travel, fresh produce and innovation excites you then look no further, this is your dream job. We're looking for a confident and ambitious Op's Manager to take on a new job within a dynamic growing company who spread themselves across Europe, to travel to their various growing sites and make sure everything is running smoothly in a cost effective and efficient manner. You'll need to be good with people, understand food manufacturing and be ready to belt up and jet off to different growing sites across Europe.

The Role

You will be managing a team of Greenhouse Managers internationally across Switzerland, France and the UK.
You will visit sites and organise the functions of the staff on each site and check everyone is in a suitable role and clear on what they should be doing.
You will assign team functions to employees to ensure the smooth running of each Greenhouse site.
You will strive to deliver targets and meet the quality specifications at all times.
You will report new structures and findings back to head office on a regular basis and collaborate and share your experience with other projects to allow for progression.

The Candidate

You will be a trustworthy businessman that gets on well with clients and partners in order to maintain the reputation of the company.
A good understanding and depth of experience in food safety and cost management.
Ideally you will have already worked in a modern greenhouse facility where you have learnt the best methods for efficiency and cost management.
If not greenhouse growing experience you will have worked in a food manufacturing environment.
You will speak fluent English and have a working level of French.