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Head of Operations

DR Newitt
Closing date
21 Oct 2021

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Operations, Production
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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Job Details

If you are either an established manager or someone who is coming through the ranks in management this could be a job for you.

This is a family feel business so if you have come through a similar environment this will suit. We are looking for someone who understands a hands on approach to people and management. 

The Operations Manager will report into the Production Director, but you will be the driving force behind the sites improvements across equipment, employees and process.

We are open to looking at candidates who have a varied level of experience, so if you are in your early career as a manager please don’t hesitate to apply. Below are some of the must haves.

  • You will need to have worked within a FMCG environment and be able to demonstrate running a production team successfully over a 5 year period. 
  • We need someone who can run the day to day and not be afraid to get on the shop floor.
  • Ideally you have worked within smaller food manufacturing sites and helped them transform over a period of time. 
  • HSE qualifications would be advantageous

This vacancy is Dorset and will be commutable from Somerset, Wiltshire and Hampshire.

Package on offer will be in the range of £50,000 to £80,000 for the successful individual. 


Job vacancies from DR Newitt DR Newitt provide recruitment services to the UK, Ireland, Middle East and Worldwide FMCG market, including manufacturing, engineering and technical jobs. Established as a recruitment agency in 2002, DR Newitt’s experience of working with customers in these core markets enables us to be a key partner in the job supply chain.DR Newitt delivers permanent, contract and interim recruitment services via specialist divisions for:

  • Executive Management Jobs
  • FMCG Jobs
  • Food Jobs
  • Engineering Jobs
  • Manufacturing Jobs
  • Jobs in Pharmaceutical & Healthcare
  • Scottish Jobs

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0131 226 5060
38 Melville Street
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