Senior Section Manager CI
Title: Senior Section Manager CI
Location: Newark - Nottinghamshire
Contract Type: Permanent - Full Time
Salary: £37000 - £42000
Our people make more of a difference to Bakkavor than anything else. And there are many reasons why people want to join us: first-class training, a fast-moving environment and excellent prospects.
We recognise that the key to our success is our people. In order for us to deliver the first-class service to our customers, maintain a strong position in the market and continue to grow, we need to recruit and develop the right people.
Newark Desserts specialise in in chilled desserts such as cheesecakes, fruit tarts, crumbles and trifles as well as cream cakes such as éclairs, doughnuts, profiteroles and choux buns.
Bakkavor Desserts Newark is looking to recruit Section Managers, to provide leadership and drive for specific continuous improvement projects and activities across desserts ensuring that they are delivering against agreed objectives. Whilst also supporting the manufacturing team
- Working in conjunction with the operations team to ensure operational efficiencies are maximised & practices are fit for purpose
- Develop cross functional teams for improvement projects
- Review working practices with customers, suppliers & between departments in order to identify new ways of working which can add value or reduce costs
- Ensure mechanisms are in place to drive employee involvement within continuous improvement projects and continually review their effectiveness and explore new options which link to & support the site culture plan
- Where possible quantify savings/ profit improvements and measure achievement of these improvements against targets
- Ensure effective communication with the business in order to celebrate success and/or promote further engagement with improvement projects