Site/ Operations Director
FMCG Food / Drink - Manufacturing
£80-95k

Job Title: 
Site/ Operations Director
Job Type: 
Director
Job sector: 
FMCG Food / Drink
Manufacturing
Location: 
UK
Base Salary: 
£80-95k
Hours: 
Permanent
reference: 
SDO/896/21
About this position: 

Our client is a highly respected manufacturer of added value chilled and frozen food products with a leading market share across UK Grocery retail channels. They are succession planning and looking to appoint a Site Director.

 

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

 

  • Will lead and mentor a multifunctional team with 6 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 educated with a proven track record in a leadership position in an added value food manufacturing environment.

 

  • Will have extensive experience working alongside the UK grocers 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.