Product Manager

Krispy Kreme UK
11 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
We have a fantastic new opportunity for a Product Manager to lead and be accountable for the production, processing and sanitation divisions at the Theatre Store or Commissary. Managing product quality and quantity, manufacturing, maintenance and factory performance.

If you have strong people management skills and want to work for an exciting and growing company this could be the perfect opportunity for you!

Why choose Krispy Kreme?

At Krispy Kreme, you`ll find a company that thrives on the passion, energy and commitment of its people. Whatever your role, you`ll take absolute pride in a job well done, always looking to show your initiative and reach for the highest standards. And above all, you`ll love having a good time - the ingredient that makes a Krispy Kreme moment so magical.

What will I do as a Product Manager at Krispy Kreme?

·Engage your team by providing clarity of departmental goals through regular communication on a one to one and team basis. Ensure that your team understand their own personal contribution to the Business plan goals from day one and through store-based training and coaching are adept at executing their own role.

·Ensure that all team members are managed consistently and fairly, taking consistent action with poor performance, and encouraging and recognising good performance.

·Plan for successful new product launches by ensuring all ingredients are available and your team are fully trained.

·Ensure consistent product quality that complies with company standard and exceeds customer expectation.

·Support, brief and deliver training of all new products with 100% compliance to Brand Standard.

Encourage compliance with all systems, policies and procedures, including; Safety, product freshness, brand standards, etc.Responsible for the hygiene, cleanliness, food safety and employee/guest safety within production and processing area. Consistent achievements of H&S audits and follow up.·Assist in the achievement of the monthly COGs plan, particularly through minimising waste. Participate in the investigation of any company-wide raw materials quality issues.

Support the control of the labour expenditure through compliance with ABC schedules. Weekly input with Back of House manager for sign off with the General Manager.Ensure correct maintenance of equipment to reduce spends on equipment repairs/parts and replacement.·Support accurate stock management and rotation with exec team. Work alongside BOH manager to investigate any variances on weekly stock counts.

What skills and experience do you need to be successful at Krispy Kreme?

• Strong leadership, organisational and communication skills

• Previous management experience within food manufacturing (advantageous)

• Flexible and adaptable with a can-do attitude

• Proven line management skills in managing teams of 10-20 people

• Ability to create an engaging, rewarding working environment

• Experience of working with a production line (advantageous)

• Ability to work to company brand standards and lead by example to encourage your team to do the same

• Proof of right to work in the UK


Krispy Kreme takes pride in giving the best experience through great service and quality products. We seek to recognise the achievements of individuals who make this possible. To celebrate your success we have created the following benefits:

• Employee of the month/quarter/year

• Long service award

• In store incentives e.g. shopping vouchers, cinema tickets

• Annual awards evening

• Employee Assistance Programme - support helpline

• Opportunity to have your say through engagement surveys

In addition to all of this, we encourage all of our employees to enjoy our products! During your breaks you will be entitled to hot drinks and doughnuts free of charge and if you wish to take home any doughnuts after work you can buy them for a 50% discount. Krispy Kreme also offers great career progression! We really value our people and will provide a culture that allows you to develop your own style and fulfil your potential.

Looking for an exciting new role? and this sounds like you? then please apply now!

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