An innovative and award winning FMCG organisation are expanding their Production Department and as such are now seeking a Senior Production Manager to oversee their Production operations ensuring the department is running at optimum efficiency.
Job Purpose :
You will reporting directly to the Production Director, you will oversee and effectively manage all aspects of the Production area to ensure optimum operational performance.
Delivery of operational KPIs both weekly / monthly.
Key Responsibilities :
The incumbent will provide direction and support to all areas of Production
You will be charged with actively promoting a safety culture and ensure that all Health & Safety requirements in the department are met.
The Snr Production Manager wil take full ownership of product quality in the departments.
To facilitate and support the implementation of relevant systems in order to control costs.
To co-ordinate the control of variances to achieve Departmental / Company KPIs / targets.
To ensure that daily / weekly plans for the departments are achieved.
To ensure that a high standard of hygiene and housekeeping are maintained.
To facilitate the smooth transfer of products from NPD to Production.
To ensure that all Company rules and procedures are adhered to and issues are dealt with fairly, promptly and consistently.
To further develop positive working relationships with the customer.
To ensure that the department is adequately resourced at all times, planning ahead for peak periods.
To promote the vision, values and standards of the Company and the Samworth Brothers Group.
To build and develop manufacturing best practice within the Company.
To carry out ad-hoc projects / duties as and when required.
The Person :
Commercial awareness and a strong commitment towards people, quality and profit.
A resilient, credible leadership style with the ability to inspire, coach and develop your team.
The ability to work under pressure, on your own initiative and to think outside the box’.
Experience within ready meals would be advantageous.
Agency : UCA Consulting Contact Name : Richard Lalchan Contact Email : richard ucaconsulting.uk Telephone : 0208 429 5297 Industry : Engineering Job Type : Permanent Location : Leicestershire Salary : Up to £50k £60k depending on experience