Recognised as one of the foremost players within their sector our client have continued to innovate, invest in their business and in their people and as such they have continued to grow year on year whilst being recognised as the supplier of choice for many of the UK retailers.
- Leading operational matters on site and the site based team through Production Managers and Departmental Managers.
- This will include KPI adherence, value added development of work practices and the ability to solve novel problems.
- Team development, clear leadership and coaching skills are also key.
- You will also be involved with projects and multi disciplined team work to deliver improvements and you will be passionate about delivering continuous improvement.
Your background and skills:
- We are seeking an individual with experience already gained in a senior operational role in a fast paced food manufacturing environment, chilled food manufacturing experience would be advantageous.
- Experience of CI and lean techniques with a strong track record of delivering improvements. You will be able to demonstrate a clear problem solving aptitude.
- We are seeking strong leadership skills and a candidate with a clear vision for getting the best out of people and processes.
- Commercially driven and able to contribute to the senior leadership team.
This is a demanding leadership role in a fast paced and complex operation but clear rewards and opportunities exist for career development.