Head of Operations

Thetford, Norfolk
£Competitive + Benefits + Prospects
06 Apr 2018
24 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Operations

Thetford — Norfolk

Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits + Prospects

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

An exciting and rewarding opportunity has arisen for an experienced Operations Manager or Manufacturing Manager looking for the chance to further their career and become the Head of Operations at our state of the art production site based in Thetford.

This newly created role really is a fantastic opportunity, you will make this position your own as you work closely with the site Director in delivering consistent results and identify areas for improved efficiency and cost savings. This site with its recent investment is a profitable operation, one that with the right Head of Operations could build from the initial groundwork that has been going on for the last 18 months.

You will be at the top of your game with a rounded background, someone who understand the need for structure, someone with a hands on approach and the ability to adapt to the ever changing needs of the site and Directors vision for the future.

If you're looking for easy, then keep looking. We're looking for hard work, determination, focus and above all else drive. This is a great site for an experienced professional looking for stability and longevity, a site that requires a steady hand and keen eye.

When you join 2 Sisters, you will become part of the UK's largest food manufacturer with ambitious plans and as such you can look forward to working with a team of talented colleagues with a shared passion for quality, service and most importantly food.

Our Thetford site is one of largest and best invested sites in the area, with around £15 Million spent to make it one of the established and sustainable food production facilities around, with around 600 employees, turning over £80 Million per year this is a fantastic opportunity for a Head of Operations to join for the long term

About You:

  • Experience of managing a large production site, ideally in a diverse & unionised environment. 
  • Experience of business improvement tools.
  • Working in a High Risk, High Care/ Raw Protein environment,
  • Experience with Multi-function responsibilities.
  • Used to working with complex products and processes.