Head of Manufacturing HOM/896/87
Production & Operations - FMCG Food / Drink - Manufacturing
Up to £85k base

Job Title: 
Head of Manufacturing HOM/896/87
Job Type: 
Senior Executive
Job sector: 
Production & Operations
FMCG Food / Drink
Manufacturing
Location: 
UK
Base Salary: 
Up to £85k base
Bonus: 
50% bonus
Hours: 
Permanent
reference: 
HOM/896/87
About this position: 

Our client is a leading British food group who manufacture and supply a range of products for UK Grocery and Foodservice markets. Due to major growth and investment plans they have restructured the senior operations team and are looking to appoint a Head of Manufacturing.

The Role: 
  • Reporting directly to the MD you will design and deliver a multisite people centric 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 highly automated manufacturing environment.

 

In the first instance please forward relevant CV’s by email including your current remuneration package quoting Ref: HOM/896/87 to:-

 

Barnaby Stewart Executive Search & Selection

Email: info@barnabystewart.com