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Operations Manager - Food Manufacturing

£75,000 to £85,000
Job Type
21 Sep 2022
Alexander Steele is currently working in partnership with a very well-established food manufacturing business based in London. Due to increased Sales and Growth across their UK operations they are now seeking to recruit an experienced Operations Manager who will have full site responsibility and report in directly to the Operations Director. The package on offer for the right candidate is up to £85k per annum along with an enhanced pension and 33 days holiday. This role will have full site responsibility managing all aspects of the business on a day-to-day basis and will contribute towards the firms longer term strategies. As Site Operations Manager, you will be responsible for driving and improving performance in the manufacturing facility with a key focus on operational performance and budgetary requirements. The Role Increase production, assets capacity and flexibility while minimizing unnecessary costs and maintaining current quality standards. Manage and prepare all operational budgets within agreed levels. Develop systems and processes that track and optimize productivity and standards, metrics and performance targets to ensure effective return on assets Implement strategies in alignment with strategic initiatives and provide a clear sense of direction and focus Identify areas needing improvement and implementing changes. The Candidate Experienced in food manufacturing is essential with experience in short shelf life products such as sandwiches, ready meals, bakery & pastries desirable. Must have a least 3-5 years experience in a senior Factory or Operational management role. Good commercial and financial acumen Able to identify and implement change within the site Excellent leadership skills If this role is of interest, please reach out to Clark Ross at Alexander Steele for a more detailed chat about the position and company profile. If you are ready to be considered, then please apply now with your up-to-date CV
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  • Job Reference: 718106746-2
  • Date Posted: 21 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Alexander Steele
    Alexander Steele
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £75,000 to £85,000
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent