Greencore Group

Production Manager - Nights

Location
Northampton
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Aug 2019
Closes
11 Sep 2019
Ref
greencore/TP/798/4408
Contact
Ms Chantelle Christie
Function
Production
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

You may not have heard of us, but we’re sure you’ve tried our products. We’re a vibrant, fast-paced leading food manufacturer. Employing over 11,000 colleagues across 15 manufacturing sites we supply all the UK’s food retailers with everything from Sandwiches, soups and sushi to cooking sauces, pickles and ready meals.

Here at Northampton, we have a team of around 2,700 colleagues. We are the sole supplier of sandwiches, wraps, baguettes, rolls, sushi and the new range of salads for Marks & Spencer.

Our Northampton site has two restaurants with hot food available to all our colleagues.

What you'll be doing

As Production Manager you'll lead a team, and manage the consistent application of processes within your department, ensuring that products are manufactured to the agreed production plan and standard.

You’ll continuously monitor raw materials, all operational processes and the overall production environment to ensure that all activity comply with food safety manufacturing standards.

Effectively communicating with the operations team report progress against plan, highlighting any risks to the achievement of volumes and standards.

Monitoring and reviewing the team capability, ensuring all staff are clearly focused on their key objectives and are developed to maximise their potential.

What we’re looking for

You will need to have hands on knowledge and experience within a manufacturing/FMCG environment environment, ideally in the Food industry, using that knowledge to make good robust decisions to resolve issues quickly.
Demonstrable analytical skills – ability to pull actionable insight from data.
Prior experience of leading a team and resource planning in a people intensive, manufacturing/FMCG environment.
Experience of managing large numbers of people in a complex manufacturing environment.

What you’ll get in return

Competitive salary and job-related benefits
Holidays
Pension up to 8% matched
Company share save scheme
Greencore Qualifications
Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform
Throughout your time at Greencore, you will be supported with on the job training and development opportunities to further your career.

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