General Manager (Manufacturing)

ITR Personnel
From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
14 Apr 2017
14 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

General Manager (Manufacturing) – Permanent - Telford

ITR Personnel are recruiting with a manufacturing client in Telford for a new General Manager. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced manufacturing / general manager who is looking for an opportunity to grow and develop the business in the next stage of its progression and share in the success this brings.

The General Manager (GM) will act as the Directors ‘hands and eyes’ in managing the day to day matters of the £5.5 million turnover manufacturing business. You will be responsible for supervising the Company’s manufacturing operations making sure they meet the company’s customers’ needs in delivery and quality.

Your duties will include (but not be limited to):

  • With the support of the Quality Manager, maintain and improve quality
  • Manage manufacturing efficiencies, focusing on improving workflow & planning
  • Control labour and other resource management & planning
  • Mange budgets throughout the Manufacturing Processes
  • Apply LEAN manufacturing techniques
  • Manage manufacturing staff
  • Working with the different departments, identify and implement CI improvements and projects
  • Plan and implement new manufacturing processes
  • Capacity & maintenance management
  • Training and development
  • Reporting into the Board of Directors
  • Liaise with customers

To be considered for this fantastic opportunity within a supportive and forward thinking business, you will have experience in a similar role within an engineering, manufacturing or sub-contracting environment.

You will have a proven track record in managing similar or larger manufacturing organisations, have excellent man-management and team building skills, be self-motivated and possess excellent communications skills.

The role comes with a generous salary and profit related bonus.

The site is in Central Telford and so is commutable from Shrewsbury, Telford, Newport, Shifnal, Market Drayton, Perton, Wolverhampton etc

Alternative job titles would include Operations Manager, General Manager, Director, Ops Director, Manufacturing Manager, General Manufacturing Manager, Production Manager etc

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