Production and Despatch Manager

Employer
MorePeople
Location
Chichester
Salary
Negotiable
Closing date
9 Feb 2022

View more

Contract Type
Permanent
Function
Logistics, Operations, Production
Business Sector
Other Business Sector
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Job Details



Production and Despatch Manager | Horticulture

Are you a strong and inspirational Manager? Would you like to lead a fun and fast-moving production team? If so, we want to hear from you.

About Our Client

Our client is a specialist Horticulture business who are committed to supplying an excellent standard of product to the sector in the UK. Although well established, they are also a growing business who frequently invest into both people and process and make customer service a real priority.

About the Job

Reporting into the Head of Operations you will be responsible for the hands-on management of both the despatch and production areas - leading a total team of around 100 people with a number of key Supervisors reporting into you. You will be responsible for monitoring KPI's such as waste, customer service levels, production flow as well as being involved in a number of process improvement projects and initiatives.

The Ideal Candidate

They are looking for a proactive, adaptive and hands-on Operations and Production Manager to support the busy function of the senior Manager in a range of tasks. You must be a real people person who is able to cultivate a fun yet productive environment with the ability to inspire and engage with the team; it is highly desirable you come with a track record of coaching and developing people. Ideally you will come from the horticulture sector but otherwise short shelf life / perishable goods experience is essential from the food or fresh produce sector.

How to Apply

If this sounds like you, please apply via the link and if you have any specific questions contact will@morepeople.co.uk.

Company

MorePeople is a specialist recruitment business providing permanent and interim solutions for the Produce & Horticulture, Food, Agriculture and Garden & Leisure sectors across the UK and internationally. Our focus is on retail and foodservice supply chains, from ‘own label’ suppliers to blue chip brands.

Founded in 2000 by two passionate foodies with vast experience of working in the industry, our team comprises extremely knowledgeable ex-industry professionals and professional recruiters who are passionate about the sectors. We take a functional approach to recruitment with dedicated teams for Commercial, Technical, Operational, HR and Finance roles. The majority of placements are for permanent, full-time professional roles ranging from Graduates and Junior Managers to Senior Directors.

Find Us
Website:
Telephone
01780 480530
Location
Acanthus House
10a Belton Street
Stamford
Lincolnshire
PE9 2EF
United Kingdom

Apply for Production and Despatch Manager

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required

Your file must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, or .rtf. No larger than 1MB
Selected file:

Add a cover message

Your communication preferences

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named employer, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on FoodmanJobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please contact us. All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.

You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert

Similar Jobs