Operations Manager - FMCG

Job Type:
Permanent
Job Sector:
Consumer Goods, Manufacturing
Region:
East Midlands
Location:
Lincolnshire Boston Grantham Lincoln Newark-on-Trent Sleaford
Salary:
£45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted:
23/05/2019
Recruiter:
Encore Personnel
Job Ref:
00049649

OPERATIONS MANAGER / PRODUCTION MANAGER – FMCG / FOOD

LINCOLNSHIRE

�55K

I’m looking to recruit an Operations Manager to join a market leading FMCG manufacturer who supply into major Supermarkets Nationwide. This is an exciting opportunity to join a business that has had new investment, resulting in 9% growth in the first year of post-acquisition and over 40% of market share in their industry.

THE ROLE:
As an Operations Manager you will be required to:

* Drive forward operational performance through effective management of the workforce
* Ensure production have the necessary raw materials to manufacture products
* Data analysis – to aid the decision making process for the supply of raw materials, demand of finished goods and reporting of key performance indicators
* Monitor output, quality, cost and health & safety ensuring KPI’s have been met
* Ensure that assigned section activities are conducted in accordance to company procedures and standards ensuring high quality output Improve maintenance and service of equipment
* Analyse budget and yield ensuring cost saving plans are developed
* Lead continuous improvement activities and support initiatives to improve efficiencies
* Build long-term relationships with colleagues and external suppliers clients through face-to face meetings and telephone communication
* Utilise leadership skills to coach, motivate and empower employees
* Upskilling staff and identifying training needs
* Asses staffing costs in relation to overtime
* Working closely with departmental managers to improve overall output

THE CANDIDATE:
The ideal Operations Manager will have/be:

* Previously worked in FMCG or Food manufacturing environment
* Leader not a Manager
* Commercially astute with the ability to think strategically
* Proven track record of ensuring products are manufactured at the right cost and level of quality
* Knowledge of process mapping and Six Sigma (beneficial)
* A dynamic personality with the attitude to always do better
* Ability to communicate and engage with people across all levels

COMMUTABLE FROM:

Boston, Grantham, Lincoln, Newark-on-Trent, Sleaford

BENEFITS:

* �45k - �55k
* Bonus (dependant on company and individual performance)
* Contributory Pension (6% employee, 8% employer)
* Life Assurance x 4
* Internal progression
* To be a part of a company that is growing aggressively
* 32 Days Annual Leave

HOW TO APPLY:

To be considered for this role, please click on the link provided. If you would like any further information about this vacancy before applying, please feel free to contact our Leicester office and ask for Taher Rahman.

Encore Personnel are an Equal Opportunities Employer. Specialist Recruiters in the Technical/engineering, Industrial, Driving, Energy and senior appointment sectors. Supplying nationally. Encore offer a "refer a friend" reward scheme where you could receive a gift of up to �500.

Contact Details:
Encore Personnel
Tel: 01162423601
Contact: Taher Rahman
Email:

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