Section Manager

Page Personnel Logistics
£25k - £35k pa
10 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Section manager
  • Competitive salary

Client Details

A rapidly growing manufacturing firm, that specialises in chilled deserts, is looking to expand its Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain operation in Newark and cement their position as the premier businesses in within its sector. The firm has seen vast growth during its small history and is looking for an ambitious, forward thinking individual to join their team as a Section Manager.


You will be responsible for:

  • Managing a team of 40+ operatives, including 15 direct reportee's
  • Predominantly managing shifts for low-risk, and covering dispatch
  • Overseeing in-bound raw materials, production and mixing of ingredients
  • Liaise with hi-risk, and dispatch/outbound goods
  • Ensuring processes are completed in accordance with guidelines
  • Striving to achieve zero defects/waste
  • Being accountable to the senior section manager, and dispatch


The successful candidate must have the following attributes/qualifications:

  • Proven and quantifiable track record with continuous improvement and process management
  • Has managed 40 operatives
  • Experience with 10+ operatives
  • High personal standards and accountability
  • Desirable qualifications: IOSH, COSHH, HACCP, Food safety level 1-3
  • Background in Six-Sigma
  • Process and improvement orientated
  • Background in food production - preferably chilled, ideally in a bakery

Job Offer

  • The chance to work for a rapidly growing market leader who are at the forefront of innovation
  • Competitive salary and chance to progress within a growing organisation

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