Operations Director Ref OD/896/65
Engineering - FMCG Food / Drink - Manufacturing
£140K Base

Job Title: 
Operations Director Ref OD/896/65
Job Type: 
Senior Executive
Job sector: 
Engineering
FMCG Food / Drink
Manufacturing
Location: 
UK
Base Salary: 
£140K Base
Bonus: 
Full Executive Package, short and long-term incentives
Hours: 
Permanent
Close date: 
Monday, 6 August, 2018
reference: 
OD/896/65
About this position: 

Our client is a Pan European meat processing group who enjoy a leading market share across Grocery, Foodservice, B2B and QSR channels in fresh and added value categories. Due to promotion they are looking to appoint a UK Operations Director.

The Role: 
  • Reporting directly to the UK MD and a key member of the senior leadership team you will design and implement an operational excellence plan across all UK sites to increase business performance.
  • Will lead and mentor a multidiscipline senior leadership team with 8+ direct reports and work closely alongside peers across all functional leadership positions to ensure overall business success.
  • Will liaise with customers on a regular basis to ensure group level standards are achieved across all UK operations.
The Person: 
  • Ideally degree educated you will have a proven track record leading multi-disciplined teams within a relevant food manufacturing environment.
  • The ability to prove you can increase operational performance through the implementation of modern continuous improvement techniques.
  • A solid understand and experience delivering exceptional service levels in a regulated environment with significant exposure to UK Grocery retail customers.