Site/ Operations Director
FMCG Food / Drink - Manufacturing

Job Title: 
Site/ Operations Director
Job Type: 
Job sector: 
FMCG Food / Drink
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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.