Factory Manager - Food Manufacturing, West Yorkshire

Employer
Focus Management Consultants Ltd
Location
West Yorkshire
Salary
£58000 - £62000 per annum
Closing date
3 Nov 2020

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Function
Production
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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The GM at this busy food manufacturer is looking for a "Unique Partner"…could that be you?

This manufacturing site has faced some serious challenges this year (haven't we all). Keeping all the plates spinning: deliveries to customer on time; staff morale; breakdowns; commissioning new kit; engineering challenges, not to mention staff numbers down due to self-isolation. It's fair to say 2020 has thrown every curve ball going. Yet despite all this, the Leadership Team have remained clear-sighted and focussed on future goals.

The financial backing of a parent company, with a turnover last year of c£16bn means this business has strong foundations. They look for people who are focussed on improvements, foster a strong CI culture and know what good looks like.

What are the keys for success here?

An inspirational leader, somebody who really understands factory operations from every angle. A leader who can identify talent and develop it; building high-performing teams, engendering buy-in and accountability. Someone who is proud of the business and has helped to create achievements through people.

Your route to manufacturing may have been in a different FMCG setting earlier in your career. However, it's vital you have gained the majority of your recent experience in food production, ideally short shelf-life.

What else will it take to be the GM's unique partner?

A powerful communicator with a dynamic management style, you'll come with good ideas for improvements, making conversion levels a priority. Ultimately, you're confident stepping into the GM's shoes and deputising when the need arises.

Click apply to send your CV today, this really is something to get your teeth into.

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Tel: +44 (0)1625 560778

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Since 1990, Focus Management has been changing the face of food and drink recruitment. 

During this time we have excelled to become the sector's leading recruitment consultancy in both UK and international markets.

If you're a candidate looking for food industry jobs, you've come to the right place. If you're a food or drink business looking for new talent, let's talk.

We have a wealth of experience working closely with a diverse range of food and drink manufacturers, food retailers, ingredients companies and food service businesses. In addition to placing candidates into Manufacturing, Technical, Engineering, Product Development, Sales, Marketing, HR, Supply Chain and Purchasing functions, we have built entire teams for some of the largest blue chip food companies in the world today.

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