High margin branded opportunity to set the manufacturing strategy and execute the plan via high functioning teams across three different factories.
This Head of Manufacturing role is a compelling opportunity to both create and implement your vision and strategy of best practise across three different manufacturing sites.
Head of Operations for three complex, automated factories
Successful; Seven of the parent company brands are leaders in their category including this segment taking first and second spots in its niche Instantly recognisable brand Significant CAPEX investment for you to lead Part way through a change programThis change is a great opportunity for you to come in with fresh eyes and a different angle to understand what the next steps of the business look like and impart your view of operational best practise.
As a proven Head of Manufacturing / General Manager / Operations Director within complex food / drink manufacturing environments you will be able to quickly assess where this business is and what it needs to do.
You will have a large CAPEX budget in tow to support you, the company has a good track record of investing (£17m across the estate) and this role will be instrumental in leading £4m that has already been earmarked for you to innovate the capabilities.
Potentially a major selling point drawback are one and the same thing depending on your personal circumstances - the three factories are located through the East of England and so flexibility and travel will be required (but given in equal measure with home working / flexible working for you to self-manage).
This is a rare opportunity for you to enter a business that does not recruit often at this level.