Operations Manager

North Yorkshire
£££competitive + car, bonus
15 Nov 2016
13 Dec 2016
Lucy Stokes
Contract Type
Full Time
Operations Manager
£££comp+ car allowance, bonus etc
North Yorkshire

A leading FMCG Food manufacturer is now seeking a commercially focused Operations Manager to oversee the production and warehousing function of the site.

The successful Operations Manager will have previous FMCG experience, ideally within a blue chip environment in a Senior Production / Operations / manufacturing management position. You will have a key eye for financials and interpreting KPI data to deliver strategic production management plans as well as strong man management experience. The successful Manufacturing Operations Manager will also have a CI background and be able to demonstrate Lean / SMED / Six Sigma knowledge and practice.

Responsibilities of the Operations Manager include:

- Manage labour to agreed budgeted levels
- Ensure that training and development plans are put in place and actively reviewed
- Manage and lead organisational change
- Review & audit training documentation
- Review absence targets and take appropriate action
- Plan effective use of  labour/skills requirements across the site in line with planning priorities
- Ensure all aspects of the Quality Management System are implemented
- Lead from the front in setting and delivery of the required GMP standards
- Manage material waste to agreed budgeted levels
- Ensure that the production plan service levels are delivered
- Ensure that planned maintenance requirements are delivered in full by the shift teams
- Manage equipment performance to agreed budgeted levels
- Implement business priorities
- Review use of SOPs for all tasks
- Implement production KPIs aligned with business objectives
- Drive costs savings through efficient use of resources at your disposal
- Understand the control of costs and overhead expenditure in line with budgetary targets.
- Deliver agreed financial targets


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