Zest Recruitment

Site Director

£65000 - £75000 per annum + Car
14 Mar 2017
11 Apr 2017
Caroline Johnson
Contract Type
Full Time
Role - Site Director
Salary - £65,000-£75,000
Location - Dorset

Are you looking for your next challenge in the food industry by taking on this diverse operational director role in Dorset?

This well recognised company is a food manufacturer that provides chilled products to retailers nationwide, distributing millions of products every year. With their evolving, energised yet challenging workplace, they are constantly aiming to better themselves and push their staff to be the best they can be. In order to achieve this, they are now looking for a Site Director to help develop and manage the manufacturing process.

The Operations Manager will:
*Deliver all manufacturing KPI's and budgets to target
*Drive Cost Efficiency projects to deliver cost base improvements
*Ensuring a systematic approach to planning and control of all operational management activities
*Champion and Drive Lean Business Enterprise to embed modern manufacturing techniques across the sites
*Identify training and development needs of staff.
*Build, maintain and promote a Continuous Improvement culture, encouraging TPM and Lean Manufacturing tools
*Have operations, finance and technical departments reporting into them.
*Have overall accountability for all aspects of operational performance, health, safety and environmental impact at the manufacturing facility. The role is responsible for total site operational headcount based at the business unit site.
*Consistently identify opportunities to improve quality and reduce cost
*Have at least 3 years' experience covering aspects of operational management.

If this Site Director opening sounds like the opportunity you have been looking for, and you have a proven track record of overseeing an entire operation and challenging existing ideas and systems within the manufacturing environment- do not hesitate to apply for this Site Director opportunity. This is undoubtedly an amazing opportunity for an ambitious individual with dreams to really make their mark on a great company.

You may also have come from other similar roles such as an Operations Manager, Manufacturing Manager, Factory Manager, Operations Director or a similar Site Director role. You may also be located nearby in Dorset or willing to relocate to the south west for this great new opportunity!

To apply, please click Apply or alternatively, contact Caroline at Zest Solutions on 01173252999 or at cj@zestfoodjobs.co.uk

Here at Zest we specialise in placing professionals, like yourself, into the food and drink manufacturing industries. Also get in touch to find out about similar roles within Manufacturing such as a Production Supervisor, Manufacturing Manager, Factory Manager, Dairy Manager or Bakery Manager or alternatively Quality and Technical areas.