Operations Director OD/896/60
FMCG Food / Drink - Manufacturing
£120k - £140k

Job Title: 
Operations Director OD/896/60
Job Type: 
Director
Job sector: 
FMCG Food / Drink
Manufacturing
Location: 
UK
Base Salary: 
£120k - £140k
Bonus: 
full executive package
Hours: 
Permanent
reference: 
OD/896/60
About this position: 

Our client is a leading British food group who manufacture a range of added value fresh and frozen foods for Grocery and Foodservice customers in the UK and across Europe. Due to growth and further planned expansion, they have created a new role on their senior leadership team and are looking to appoint a multisite operations director for the first time.

The Role: 
  • Reporting to the board and a key member of the senior leadership team you will design and implement a multisite operational excellence plan for all sites to increase performance across all operational functions.

 

  • Will lead and mentor a multidiscipline team with 10+ direct reports including site leads and a dedicated group level function, whilst working closely alongside peers during a period of business transformation and investment.

 

  • Will build close working relationships with customers to ensure exceptional service levels and directly manage key growth initiatives and investment budgets to ensure joint targets and standards are achieved.
The Person: 
  • Extensive experience supplying the UK Grocers with the ability to prove you have managed operations and delivered increases in performance within in a fast-paced customer centric manufacturing environment.

 

  • Will enjoy operating in collaborative transformation environments where all members of the senior leadership team are aligned to deliver group goals

 

  • Exceptional communication skills with the ability to transfer corporate objectives to staff at all levels.