Production Manager | Fresh Produce

Newark, Nottinghamshire
Closing date
31 Mar 2023

Job Details

Production Manager | Fresh Produce

Salary: £competitive (DOE)

Are you a proven Production Manager with experience handling short shelf-life products within Fresh Produce, or Food? Do you want to work with a family orientated business that are looking to go?

About the Job

As Production Manager overseeing the production facility, you will have overall responsibility for, Health & Safety and all employees within this area. You will be the main point of contact throughout the site for any issues, ensuring that discipline, quality and processes are all meeting the required levels for both the business and customer. You will also be involved with improving line efficiencies and reducing waste, wherever possible, working closely with the Factory Manager on projects.

The Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record within Food or Fresh Produce, having handled products with a short shelf life. Within this, you will be a strong people manager, ensuring continued buy-in from the people who surround you. You will manage KPI performance, to ensure business needs and performance are maintained and improved. Being the main point at times you will need to be decisive, but keen to keep the business needs in mind at all times. With regards to CI, you will ideally have a yellow or green belt, or a proven record/evidence of hands on experience. About

Our Client

This business has always prided itself on producing the highest quality products for its customers. With an interesting operation and product category, this business is unique in its approach and development of their products. Something slightly different, but incredibly interesting, this business want people that can help manage and move their operation forward in the right manner.

How to Apply

If this sounds like your next step and you meet the requirements of the position, then please apply below via the link. If you have any queries please email me at


MorePeople is a specialist recruitment business providing permanent and interim solutions for the Produce & Horticulture, Food, Agriculture and Garden & Leisure sectors across the UK and internationally. Our focus is on retail and foodservice supply chains, from ‘own label’ suppliers to blue chip brands.

Founded in 2000 by two passionate foodies with vast experience of working in the industry, our team comprises extremely knowledgeable ex-industry professionals and professional recruiters who are passionate about the sectors. We take a functional approach to recruitment with dedicated teams for Commercial, Technical, Operational, HR and Finance roles. The majority of placements are for permanent, full-time professional roles ranging from Junior Managers to Senior Directors.

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