Operations Manager

  • £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
  • Bonus
Date: 15th Mar 2018   
Job Ref: OM/1503
Role - Operations Manager
Salary -£40,000 - £45,000 + Bonus
Location -London

Are you an experienced operations manager and looking for your next step within the food manufacturing industry and feel ready to take on this exciting role in a creative, London based Central Production Unit?

This innovative and contemporary food company is a specialist manufacturer that provides products locally to its retail units in order to share their passion for food with the local community. In order to keep growing and improving upon their success however, they are now looking for a Senior Production Manager to help develop and manage the manufacturing process on site and skilled team.

The Operations Manager will:
*Deliver all manufacturing KPI's and identify any trends in order to tackle them head on.
*Oversee the production process, ensuring it is both on time and as efficient as possible.
*Check that alongside production targets, high levels of quality are maintained.
*Identify training and development needs of staff and carry out disciplinary & grievances as appropriate.
*Build, maintain and promote a Continuous Improvement (CI) culture, encouraging lean manufacturing throughout process
*Lead, inspire and manage the manufacturing team, creating a highly engaged workforce
*Consistently identify opportunities to improve quality and reduce cost
*Have experience covering aspects of production and operations management.

If this Unit Manager opening sounds like the opportunity you have been looking for, and you have previously worked in a similar environment and challenged existing ways of working in a manufacturing environment - do not hesitate to apply for this latest London based opportunity.

This is undoubtedly an amazing opportunity for an ambitious individual with dreams to really make their mark on a great company and move away from being just another number or manager in their current company.

You may have come from other similar roles such as an Operations Manager, Manufacturing Manager, Kitchen Manager, CPU Manager, Unit Manager, Chef Manager, Production Manager or Production Shift Manager role. You may also be located nearby in London or willing to relocate to the capital for this great new opportunity!

To apply or for more information, please click Apply or alternatively, contact Caroline at Zest Solutions on 01173 252 999 or at cj@zestfoodjobs.co.uk

Here at Zest we specialise in placing professionals, like yourself, into the food and drink manufacturing industries. Also get in touch to find out about similar roles within Manufacturing such as a Production Supervisor, Manufacturing Manager, Factory Manager, Dairy Manager or Bakery Manager or alternatively Quality, Technical or NPD areas.