Group Head of Manufacturing Ref: GHOM/896/23

Up to £110K Base

Job Title: 
Group Head of Manufacturing Ref: GHOM/896/23
Base Salary: 
Up to £110K Base
£10k car plus full executive package, 50% personal bonus
Close date: 
Saturday, 5 May, 2018
About this position: 

Our client is a leading British Bakery group who manufacture and supply a range of products for UK Grocery and Foodservice markets. Due to major growth, they have restructured the senior leadership team and are now looking to appoint a multisite operations lead for the first time.

The Role: 
  • Reporting to the MD you will design and deliver a multisite manufacturing excellence agenda to achieve and exceed group targets


  • Will utilise modern continuous improvement/ lean techniques to improve operational performance.
  • Will lead and mentor a multifunctional team with initially 8 direct reports.
  •  Will work closely alongside other members of the senior leadership team and input where required to ensure further business success.
The Person: 
  • Ideally degree educated, you will have the ability to prove you can increase operational performance in a food manufacturing environment. Previous multisite experience is not essential.
  • Excellent team leadership and development skills with the ability to prove you can lead by example to deliver group goals and represent the business at the highest level within industry.
  • Will be keen to operate in a hands-on leadership role that involves leading and mentoring a multifunctional team in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.