Operations Manager Food Production

Recruiter
KHR Recruitment Specialists
Location
Sittingbourne, Kent
Salary
60000.0000
Posted
11 Jun 2017
Closes
11 Jul 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A rare opportunity has arisen for an experienced Operations Manager, with a key focus on 'continuous improvement', to join a leading FMCG company based in Sittingbourne. My client is going through a period of expansion and you will play an instrumental role in implementing key processes to ensure optimisation of food production at all times.

* Driving the continuous improvement agenda throughout the operation in process, kit and workflow. You will offer strategic proposals and thorough testing to ensure optimisation of production at all times ensuring quality or our founding statement is never compromised.
* Responsible for the capital budgets once proposals are approved.
* You will use your natural creativity, energy and ideas to introduce new concepts and innovations, having all key stakeholders with you at all times.
* Work with existing managers within the operation to identify capacity release opportunities.
* Work closely with various departments to ensure the business is capturing and then sharing the essential KPI's for production performance and can use these KPI's for business and capacity planning
* Managing budgets and aiding operational performance through all departments including capital expenditure
* Target wastage by effective measurement, planning a reduction plan and implementing as required

In order to achieve these aims, my client is looking for someone special. Someone who is a successful Operations Manager because they lead from the front and actively spend most of their time in the heart of the business, the production floor. They do this because they know that this will proactively build strong relationships and will experience first hand where continuous improvement can be achieved/implemented, which is invaluable.

Ideal character traits include;
Optimistic
Enthusiastic
Thoughtful
Truthful
Confident
Sense of humour
Inspirational
Courage
Drive
Determined

In return, my client is offering a great salary package of up to £50,000 pa plus excellent benefits.

KH Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. KHR - Recruitment Specialists is a trading name of KH Recruitment Ltd Keep in touch with us online for job alerts, industry updates and market trends…