Interim Factory Manager

£450 - £500 per day + expenses
29 Sep 2017
27 Oct 2017
Sarah Moran
Contract Type

Long term Interim Factory manager role for a food industry specialist - must have worked in short shelf life - great if you like turnaround roles!

Great interim operations assignment for someone who has real leadership ability and enjoys contracts involving change management. You will need availability for an October start.

This is a fast paced chilled food manufacturing environment supplying multiple retail customers. Innovation has been at the core of this sites success which has given them a market leading position in their category. The team have delivered to a demanding agenda through commitment and hard work and there is an opportunity to now look at the operation and deliver the next phase differently.

Your background must include chilled food manufacturing so your significant exposure to the pace and demands of that environment demonstrate your capability in the same arena. The other transferable skills and knowledge required are:

Leadership and the ability to make a fundamental difference to the culture of the manufacturing function. What do we mean?

- an intuitive management style

- gravitas

- change management experience

- ability to instil real engagement and ownership

- Inspirational leadership inspiring initiative and proactive action

Clear examples of what good looks like and how you have taken a manufacturing site to that place?

What legacy did you leave behind? How did you embed that culture for it to continue?

Previous examples of the real adoption of KPI management - everyone living by the numbers and truly understanding their meaning and their involvement

A common sense approach to Continuous Improvement

Commerciality - full P&L responsibility

As mentioned above, experience in chilled food production is essential for this role for your application to be progressed.

Please send your full CV and other supporting documentation by applying now.

REF. SLM894139 By Focus Management

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