Operations Manager

Downpatrick, Newry, Mourne & Down
£60,000 to £70,000 Depending on experience
13 May 2019
13 Jun 2019
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Job Purpose

The Operations Manager's role is to assist the Operations Director in order to ensure that manufacturing processes run smoothly, meeting business targets within company budgets so that Operations deliver products on time, in full, to the required quality.

The Person

  • 3 years’ experience in an operations management role within an FMCG environment
  • Proven ability to manage and & motivate of an ever expanding team
  • Experience of working with stringent hygiene and technical requirements
  • Experience of delivering to meet major retail customers’ requirements
  • Demonstrated cost Management and KPI achievement in waste and labour targets
  • Experienced in implementing in lean manufacturing processes and techniques 

The Role

  • Order Fulfilment: ensuring that all customer orders are delivered on time and in full
  • Staffing: managing shift managers, organising staff and making sure labour targets are met.
  • Quality: ensuring quality is to the agreed standards and complaints targets are met.
  • Line Efficiency - OEE / Planning / Effective Labour Planning, assessing project and resource requirements
  • Lean Manufacturing: Identifying and running Continuous Improvement Projects in order to improve process, drive efficiencies and lower business costs.
  • People Management - Communication / Appraisals / Performance
  • Training & Development - Training needs analysis & requirements
  • Liaison with Engineering - Maintenance - Planned / Routine / Non-Routine / Breakdowns
  • Communication & Reporting - flow of accurate information upwards & downwards and across department
  • On Line Quality
  • Traceability - contributing to effective trace-ability by ensuring production records completed
  • Audit Compliant - Audit ready at all time

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