Regional Operations Director ROD/896/91
Retail - FMCG Food / Drink - Manufacturing
up to £150k base

Job Title: 
Regional Operations Director ROD/896/91
Job Type: 
Director
Job sector: 
Retail
FMCG Food / Drink
Manufacturing
Location: 
UK
Base Salary: 
up to £150k base
Bonus: 
Full executive package. Bonus commensurate to success
Hours: 
Permanent
reference: 
ROD/896/91
About this position: 

Our client is a national recognisable food group who manufacture a range of both branded and private label foods for all channels. Due to a restructure and subsequent promotion they are looking to appoint a regional operations director to lead their Northern manufacturing operations.

 

The Role: 
  • Reporting to the chief operations officer you will enjoy complete strategic responsibility for manufacturing operations covering four large facilities and over 500 staff.

 

  • Will deliver group level standards and utilise modern continuous improvement/ lean techniques to improve operational efficiency.

 

  • Will lead a multisite team with 7 direct reports and work closely alongside peers across all functions to ensure overall business success and growth.
The Person: 
  • With a degree level qualification in a technical/ engineering discipline you will have a proven track record leading multifunctional teams in a fast-paced manufacturing environment. Previous multisite leadership experience would be highly advantageous.

 

  • Exceptional people skills you will be keen to operate in a regulated environment where staff development is key to the success of the business.

 

  • The gravitas to represent the group with the ability to prove you can increase business performance by delivering operational excellence in line with group standards.