Operations Director
Production & Operations - Engineering - FMCG / Consumer Goods - Manufacturing

Job Title: 
Operations Director
Job Type: 
Job sector: 
Production & Operations
FMCG / Consumer Goods
Base Salary: 
Full executive package, excellent bonus
About this position: 

Our client is a high-volume fmcg non-food manufacturing company with revenues exceeding £30m. They are entering a period of major growth, investment and expansion and are looking to appoint an operations director to drive operational excellence.

The Role: 
  • Reporting to the chief executive and a key member of the senior leadership team, you will enjoy full strategic accountability for production and supply chain performance with a multifunctional team of over 200 and 7 direct reports.


  • Will manage all key investment plans at site whilst driving exceptional service levels across all functions.  


  • Will work closely alongside board level peers to ensure overall business success during a period of growth.
The Person: 
  • Ideally holding a degree level engineering qualification with further lean/ CI accolades, you will have a proven track record leading multi-disciplined teams in a high-volume production environment.


  • The ability to prove you can improve operational performance through the implementation of modern continuous improvement techniques.


  • A solid understanding and experience delivering exceptional service levels in a customer centric environment.