Our client is a global leader in FMCG manufacturing. Their prestigious manufacturing facility is currently experiencing sustained expansion and business growth, and in order to remain at the forefront of a highly competitive market place, an immediate opportunity has arisen for a proven and dynamic Operations / Production professional to manage a production area in a world class plant.
Role: Area Production Manager (Fill and Pack)
Location: Hull - relocation package also on offer - a Global compnay with a Global mindset!
Reporting directly into the Plant Manager, you will be an integral part of the manufacturing team, undertaking a diverse role with responsibility for controlling the movement of all raw materials through to finished goods in your particular factory, planning and scheduling production resources to meet customer needs within quality, time and cost specifications.
Acting as a change agent, you will be responsible for both the day to day management of technical and production professionals in your area, via your established management team; as well as co-ordinating and driving development projects which will lead towards performance improvements, cost reduction and greater competitiveness.
You will deliver products within constraints, identify, recommend and implement process improvements, as well as design a performance management system for operational teams.
The role will involve a significant amount of Change Management in all areas of manufacturing, engineering and operations. You will provide technical support and analysis, including the utilisation of industrial performance and continuous improvement tools.
Ideally you will be of graduate calibre, with a considerable understanding of all areas of factory operations. You will also possess FMCG or fast paced manufacturing industry experience, with factory knowledge and understanding of the key drivers within an FMCG factory environment.
You will be truly inspirational in your approach and management of people, as well as possess a high degree of commercial and financial understanding. In addition, you will be experienced in change management, CI, planning and organising factory improvement initiatives
This is a genuine opportunity to take hold of a fast track career development opportunity which could take you into a global platform if you are the right candidate!
This could suit a high potential fast track graduate or a proven production shift leader hoping to take more responsibility for a days based leadership area role, operating with complete autonomy.
Its your cell...your area...your responsibility
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