Head of Pastry (Production Manager)

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£44,000 - £50,000 & bonus
Closing date
10 Oct 2021

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Operations, Production
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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Head of Pastry (Production Manager)

Job ref: 63002 | £44,000 - £50,000 + bonus | London

The company

This is a rewarding role working for a long-established, highly -quality bakery manufacturer.

Sticking to traditional bakery production methods, the business strives to operate as environmentally responsible as possible to produce a wide range of organic and natural products.

The job

This role is working within the company’s brand new, state of the art bakery facility.

As Head of Pastry, you will be responsible for leading the pastry team’s (12 reports) day-to-day operations plus oversee and achieve an ambitious food product development programme for foodservice, retailer and company branded products.

As a key part of the senior management team, you will coach and develop the production team ensuring operational excellence, manage the department budget in conjunction with the MD, represent the business with key customers plus be involved in wider business planning.

Your experience

To be considered for the Head of Pastry job, you will have a solid production/operations track record within a central food production unit or industrial bakery manufacturing environment.

An understanding of pastry related products is essential i.e. sweet pastries, patisserie, desserts, pie, savoury pastry products or similar.

An ideal background would be a Pastry Chef who has worked their way up to management/supervisor level in food manufacturing and is looking for progression.

More details

The Head of Pastry (Production Manager) is based in the London region and is paying £44,000 - £50,000 according to your experience plus 10% performance bonus.

How to apply

To be considered for the Head of Pastry job, please click the Apply button.

After you have submitted your CV, we will aim to contact you in 1-2 business days on the assumption that your skills and experience match the job requirements.

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b3 jobs is a professional, friendly, and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK. All our consultants have considerable recruitment experience, so you can be confident they have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

Alternate job titles

Operations Manager | Bakery Manager | Bakery Production Manager | Food Manufacturing Jobs | Head Baker | Senior Pastry Chef | Head of Production | Head of Operations | Bakery Jobs | Bakery Operations Jobs in London


Since 2000, b3 jobs has been helping to further 1000s of people’s careers within the food manufacturing industry, throughout the whole of the UK. As one of the leading specialist food manufacturing recruitment agencies, b3 jobs cover all disciplines both permanent and interim and from graduates to MD’s,

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