Manufacturing Manager

Logical Resources FMCG
Chelmsford, UK
12 Oct 2019
25 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Recruiting for a Manufacturing Manager to lead all Manufacturing activities throughout the business and are looking for a dynamic, energetic individual to join our team.

Expected to take full responsibility for the development of direct reports and to be accountable for all activities throughout Production, Goods In, Goods Out, Preparation & Hygiene. Promoting and demonstrating through your behaviour the company Ethos and Values.

The site operates two shifts - 6am to 3pm and 3pm to midnight - Sunday to Friday, this role will require normal working hours of 10am to 6pm Monday to Friday, flexibility would be essential as back filling shift managers and supporting during peak times will be a vital part of the role.

General responsibilities

Legal & company compliance of quality, food safety and safety throughout the team. Specifically ensuring compliance to the following legislation or standards - Health & Safety Executive, Food Standards Agency, Employment law, British Sandwich Association, Support Training Services, British Retail Consortium, Trading Standards, Environmental Health and any other bodies including customers which the employer deems relevant.

Drive Key Performance Indicators (KPI's), ensuring they are maintained and always looking to continuously improve.

Provide strong leadership of your direct reports, taking overall responsibility for their development and performance, ensuring that suitable in-depth development plans are implemented and reviewed regularly, creating an environment that allows talent to flourish.

Create and implement a strong succession plan that will ensure the department is fully covered throughout the year, with a strong focus towards planning for the future to accommodate production fluctuations both seasonal and growth related.

To have budgetary control of the areas you are accountable for, setting budgets, monitoring and ultimately working to meet or exceed them.


Previous Experience in FMCG or food manufacturing

Health and Safety (equivalent to IOSH managing safely)

Leadership and management of large teams

Relevant knowledge of Food legislation and standards

Level four food hygiene

Previous experience of HACCP

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £45,000.00 to £50,000.00 /year

Manufacturing Management: 5 years (Required)

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