Operations Director OPR/896/77
FMCG Food / Drink - Manufacturing
£160k - £180k base

Job Title: 
Operations Director OPR/896/77
Job Type: 
Director
Job sector: 
FMCG Food / Drink
Manufacturing
Location: 
UK
Base Salary: 
£160k - £180k base
Bonus: 
Full executive package
Hours: 
Permanent
reference: 
OPR/896/77
About this position: 

Our client is a pan European meat processing group with a leading market share across Grocery and foodservice markets including major QSR’s in both primary and added value categories.

Due to planned international growth they have restructured the senior leadership team and are looking to appoint an experienced executive to lead a multisite operation.

The Role: 
  • Reporting directly to the Chief Executive and a key member of the senior leadership team you will design and implement an operational excellence plan for all sites covering to increase business performance in an environment heavily focussed on further profitable growth whilst maintaining exceptional service levels.

 

  • Will lead and mentor a multidiscipline leadership team with 8+ direct reports and work closely alongside peers across all functional leadership positions to ensure overall business success.

 

  • Will liaise with and work closely alongside customers to maintain their first class reputation and service levels across all channels.

 

  • Will directly manage key investments and further business grow initiatives to ensure company and customer targets are achieved.
The Person: 
  • You will have a proven track record leading multi-disciplined operational teams in the food sector with the ability to prove your expertise in full lifecycle meat processing, spanning both primary and added value product.

 

  • Extensive exposure to Grocery & Foodservice/ QSR customers with the ability to prove you can increase business performance in a customer centric environment.

 

  • You will be keen to operate in a high profile role during a period of change with the ability to communicate and forge strong relationships with staff and customers at all levels