Head of Operations

Caselton Clark
London, South East England
18 Jun 2017
18 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: Head of Operations
The Company: Premium Craft Spirit Brand
Locations: London/Surrey and Home Counties
Package: £45,000 - £50,000
Benefits: 20% Bonus, Healthcare, Pension and Benefits


A fantastic opportunity has arisen with one of the most well establish spirits brands, to join their successful and ambitious team. Acting as a driving force behind the operations of the company, you will have ultimate accountability for product quality, availability and delivery to customers. As Head of Operations, you will act as an inspirational motivator to the organisation, managing all areas whilst taking a helicopter view of the business as a whole!

The Opportunity

You will be joining a globally recognised and fast-growing spirits brand that through its innovation and dynamic portfolio has as enabled them to become the leader of their category. Due to their incredible success, they are looking to bring on an organised, competent, and operationally minded individual to continue the growth of their highly-rated products.
You will play a key role in the business, utilising your enthusiasm and problem-solving qualities to become the lynch pin of this organisation! You will be tasked with the management of key supplier relationships, with the goal of driving costs downs down, all while maintaining quality of the products.
Your motivational attitude will inspire the team, and you will lead the agenda on safety, quality, and financial strength. Working cross functional with finance, sales, marketing, and key distillers, you will constantly be finding key areas for improvement and implement monthly reports on this to the founders.
The Company

As a rapidly expanding spirit brand with a strong presence within the FMCG industry, this is a fantastic opportunity to take that jump into the premium alcohol market. The company has grown significantly and with year on year growth, this opportunity provides an excellent opportunity to grow throughout the business.
If you fancy working within a fast-paced yet friendly environment, for a growing specialist drinks brand, then look no further!
The Ideal Candidate

*5+ years in an operational/supply chain/planning focused role
*A proven track record of managing complex projects, with tangible achievements to strengthen this
*Hard-working, committed and results driven
*Great initiative and an entrepreneurial spirit
*Exceptional interpersonal skills with the ability to build strong cross functional relationships - Internally and externally
*You must be able to effectively manage your own work load
*Commercially aware
*Proven experience in leading, motivating and developing teams & individuals is essential
*Ability to facilitate and effectively influence change within teams
*Commercial acumen & budget management
*Strong PC skills - an expert at Excel.
*Calm, with the ability to perform well under pressure!

Contact Details

To apply or learn more about the role, please email with an updated CV and introduction.

If you feel you are not suited to this role but know someone who is, please contact us for details of our generous referral scheme.

Caselton Clark are FMCG Recruitment Specialists based in Central London. We usually work on the following: On Trade Jobs, Off Trade Jobs, FMCG Sales Jobs, FMCG Business Development Jobs, Trade Marketing Jobs, Consumer Marketing Jobs, Regional Accounts Jobs (RAM, KAM), National Accounts Jobs (SNAM, NAM & NAE), Category Manager Jobs and Senior Level Jobs.
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