Operations Manager

Victoria, St Austell
Attractive + Benefits
06 Apr 2018
24 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Operations Manager — retail supplier experience req'd

Location: St Merryn Foods, Victoria, Cornwall

Salary: Attractive + Benefits

Do you have the four ingredients of success?

  • Make things happen with agility and pace
  • Seek out and thrive on a challenge
  • The desire to lead in the food industry
  • Entrepreneurial spirit

About the Role:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced production operations manager who is capable of managing our retail packaging plant in Cornwall.

This is a great role, one that will test your ability to deliver a commercially efficient service to our retail customers.

It's a position that will allow you to really make an impact and watch the fruits of your labour, as the site grows and becomes commercially successful. You will have a background in retail production, short interval controls and be comfortable implementing rules and standard expectations across the shop floor.

You will be a strong man-manager who will quickly build credibility amongst the teams as you deliver key communication in a straight forward and easy to understand style, while delivering improvements supported by your management team and workforce.

About you:

For this role you will need to be able to demonstrate your experience through providing detailed examples of your background in Operations improvements, process implementation, change management and identifying areas of weakness, coming up with an appropriate plan to overcome the challenges.

This really is a fantastic opportunity for an Operations Manager, the chance to undertake a journey as you overhaul our Production department and use every bit of experience you will have gained throughout your career, along with learning some new skills essential for your success.

Key skills / Experience / Qualifications

  • Ideally you will be degree educated, however strong experience is the essential ingredient
  • Strong verbal & written communication
  • Able to gain "buy in" when delivering new working methods
  • Min 2 year previous operations management experience
  • Experience of Short Interval Controls within a retail production environment
  • Must be ready for a challenge and able to work under pressure

2 Sisters Food Group are one of British business' most compelling success stories of the past 20 years. More than 23,000 colleagues drawn from 36 nationalities help to make a mind-boggling array of some of the finest food in Britain - from pizza to pies, from poultry to puddings, from ready meals to ranges of soup.

Established in 1987, St Merryn Foods now operates from four major sites: a retail packing factory at Victoria in Cornwall, beef processing sites Cornwall & Aberdeen and the flagship site in Merthyr Tydfil with its combined beef and lamb processing packing facilities.

So don't delay apply today.........................