Operations Director
Production & Operations - FMCG Food / Drink - Manufacturing
€80K - €85K

Job Title: 
Operations Director
Job Type: 
Job sector: 
Production & Operations
FMCG Food / Drink
Base Salary: 
€80K - €85K
Full executive package, 30-50% personal bonus and long-term incentives
Close date: 
Friday, 5 June, 2020
About this position: 

Our client is a highly respected protein processing business with a leading market share across ROI and European food channels. They are succession planning and looking to appoint an Operations Director.

The Role: 
  • Reporting directly to the Managing Director you will assume complete responsibility for operational performance and over 200 staff.


  • Will lead and mentor a multifunctional team with 5 direct reports covering all operational and supply chain functions with overall budgetary autonomy to achieve set performance targets.


  • Will drive exceptional customer service levels through superior leadership and quality, focussing on improving efficiencies across all functions through modern improvement techniques.


  • Will lead all investment initiatives from the front and work closely alongside customers to ensure group and joint business targets are achieved.
The Person: 
  • Ideally degree and masters educated with a proven track record in a leadership position in a relevant food manufacturing environment.


  • Will have extensive experience working alongside the Grocery retail/ wholesale and foodservice customers with the ability to prove you can increase performance and profitability across one or more manufacturing facilities.


  • Will be keen to join an organisation who work in a truly collaborative manner to achieve results where the focus is to maintain their no1 status as market leaders for customer service and people development.