Factory Manager - South East England

Depending on Experience - Food - Manufacturing
Ref: 270 Date Posted: Friday 19 Oct 2018
LinkedIn ShareShare
More

Bonfire Recruitment has an excellent opportunity for a Factory Manager for its retained Food Production client, a well-established and growing business near Peterbourgh, South East England.

Our client has went through a period of significant growth in the past few years and are keen to attract a qualified leader to take the operations of this food manufacturing business with an enviable reputation to the next stage with their well-established and recognisable company.

Reporting to the Operations Director, and being a key member of the site leadership team, responsibilities will include:

  • Leading and managing the day to day operation within a fast moving production environment.
  • Improving operational performance as required
  • Develop and control budget and spend, maximising revenue for the business taking account of staffing and sales forecasts to produce monthly capital review report
  • Building effective relationships with other departments, in particular NPD, Engineering and Quality.
  • Ensure the products made are of excellent quality
  • Manage and build a fantastic team which encourages departments to collaborate and improve the efficiency of the factory
  • Proactively create methods to drive down costs and overheads to improve performance and overall site profitability
  • Drive continuous improvement with operational efficiency.

The preferred candidate is expected to have:

  • A proven track record within a operations or senior production management position within food manufacturing.
  • Degree qualified in an engineering, business or financial discipline
  • Significant factory improvement operations experience
  • The ability to inspire operations team to achieve the highest standards
  • Capable of identifying and nurturing talent

Should you have this experience and are interested in learning more please contact Terry Mallin by sending your most recent CV via the webpage.

Interviews will start commencing in November 2018

 

About Bonfire Recruitment

Bonfire Recruitment has exclusive relationships with a selected number of manufacturers throughout the UK.

We have a strong understanding of how each of our partnered businesses operate and what type of candidates will suit best for the role.

 

Possible Previous Job Titles :

Factory Manager, General Manager, Senior Production Manager, Production Leader, Head of Operations, Operations Manager

Featured Jobs

Head of CNC Repair and New Manufacture Workshop

Head of CNC Repair and New Manufacture Workshop  Bonfire Recruitment are retained in the recruitment of Head of CNC Repair and New Manufacturing for its established and growing international Oil & Gas and diverse manufacturing client Aberdeen, UK. Due...

Full Details

Lean Operations Director

Lean Operations Director  Bonfire Recruitment are retained in the recruitment of a permanent Operations Director for an exceptional clean-room leadership role for its growing international client at its North West facility, UK. As...

Full Details

Factory Manager

Factory Manager  Bonfire Recruitment has an excellent opportunity for a Factory Manager for its retained Food Production client, a well-established and growing business near Peterbourgh, South East England. Our client has went...

Full Details

Demand Planning Manager

Demand Planning Manager  Bonfire Recruitment are working with a leading specialist engineering company based in Buckinghamshire, to recruit a Demand Planning Manager. This is a great opportunity for an experienced Demand Planning / Supply...

Full Details

Strategic Purchaser

Strategic Purchaser  Bonfire Recruitment are working with a leading specialist engineering company based in Buckinghamshire, to recruit a Strategic Purchaser. This is a great opportunity for an experienced Strategic Buyer/ Purchaser to...

Full Details

Operations Manager

Operations Manager  Bonfire Recruitment have an excellent opportunity for an  Operations Manager  for a well-established and successful food manufacturing business in the South East. Reporting to the Operations Director ,  the role will...

Full Details