Head of Operations

Location
London
Salary
£70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Closes
06 Sep 2017
Ref
13843919/001
Contact
Daniel Bowes
Function
Operations
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent


Working in a dynamic, fast growing business, this is an opportunity for a Head of Operations/General Manager to join at a time of significant growth and change. You will be an inspirational leader with a track record of building high performing teams and driving a continuous improvement agenda.

Client Details

The business are growing incredibly quickly which has created some operational challenges and a reactive culture. This is an opportunity for a talented head of operations to drive a cultural shift to be more pro-active operationally, build and coach a high performing team to ensure that the business have the infrastructure, both in terms of people and systems, to continue with their growth strategy whilst maintaining excellent levels of service to their customer base.

Description

This role oversees all operational aspects of the business, managing operations, technical and logistics/warehousing. You will be responsible for strategic operational growth of the business, inspiring and coaching your management team to high levels of performance as well as recruiting and retaining people to ensure that the people and systems are in place to continue their exceptional levels of staff. You will be driving a continuous improvement culture on site and have a common sense approach to lean manufacturing. As the business grows, you will implement systems, policies and procedures to futureproof the business operationally, whilst maintaining the agile and dynamic culture that makes it a great place to work.

Profile

Food manufacturing/FMCG experience as a head of operations/general manager/operations director

Strong leadership capability with a track record of coaching and developing teams.

A sense of humour! - the business is a fun place to work and the culture is vibrant and dynamic.



Job Offer

Salary is dependant on experience.