General Manager / Plant Manager (Food manufacturing)

Hereford and Worcester
£700000 - £800000 per annum
04 Aug 2017
01 Sep 2017
Sara Frith
Contract Type
Full Time
A leading FMCG Food manufacturer is currently seeking a General Manager to lead, develop and motivate a manufacturing site to implement a long term business strategy by developing and delivering improvement plans.

General Manager / Plant Manager responsibilities:

Provide leadership, direction and support to the site
Increase employee engagement in support of developing a high performing
Delivery of exceptional operational performance within a fast moving food manufacturing environment.
Development of the annual manufacturing strategy.
Set objectives and monitor for the manufacturing teams ensuring these are
communicated and understood.
Ensure that every team member has a clear defined understanding of their role within
the team.
Review the performance of all key members of the team and regularly set SMART
Objectives and targets.
Make sure formal and informal communication channels are used effectively focusing
on visual impact.
Develop a strong safety culture focusing on behavioural safety.
Identify and rectify the root causes of all incidents in a timely manner.
Reduce energy costs across the business
Ensure that waste, labour material standards and energy efficiencies are adhered to by the team, and continue to seek to improve these standards.
Implement improvement strategies for machinery utilisation and monitor effectiveness of these strategies on a weekly basis.

You will ideally be a Factory Operations Manager / General Manager with a proven track record of plant management within and FMCG Food manufacturing environment. To apply please contact Sara 0151 666855

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