Planner

Planner (Supply Planner) – £30k –£32k

 

Do you enjoy been at the centre of a food business?  That’s certainly how it feels when you’re in the Planner seat.  Being involved in the full end to end supply chain dealing with suppliers, working with the internal teams and being a point of contact with the customers – no two days are the same.

 

Reporting into a Senior Buyer who is dynamic and passionate with years of experience in the food industry, the planner will add to the team and be the ‘go to’ supply chain specialist for the business.

 

The Business

 

 

The Supply Planner is responsible for

 

 

 

What you need to apply

 

 

 

If you enjoy working to deadlines and on your own initiative this planner role has the future opportunity for development in an encouraging team.  Everyone we have placed with this business has given us great feedback on the culture and their personal development.  The purchasing team are a great bunch of individuals operating in a busy environment.  Every day is different and you will be given the autonomy to work on your own initiative.

 

Don’t delay if this is all sounding like your next step and let’s start the process.

 

 

Disclaimer: Novus Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent and interim recruitment within the United Kingdom. As such, we can only consider applications from candidates who currently reside and are eligible to work in the United Kingdom. Once we have received your details, we will be in touch within 7 days if your application has been successful for the role. We appreciate this can be frustrating but due to the sheer volume of applications we receive it is not possible to respond to each one individually. If you have not been contacted within 7 days of applying, unfortunately this means your application has not been successful, but we may keep your details on file for future opportunities – please see below.

 

GDPR: Complying with GDPR is very important to us at Novus Recruitment. By applying for this job you accept the Terms & Conditions, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found on our website. We will add your details to our database to enable us to contact you regarding other job opportunities we work on in the future. Please see our website for details of why and how we hold your data, and for how long.

 

 

Interim Health and Safety Manager

Interim Health and Safety Manager

£450 per day plus expenses inside IR35

Great Manchester

 

Interim HSE Manager in the food industry with a May/June start date.

 

A senior level role heading up the HSE agenda for a deadline driven product category supplying the major UK retailers. This role really does need someone with previous experience in a site management role and the communication skills to keep HSE top of the agenda at every level in the business.

 

A well invested site, this interim contract needs an HSE expert who can be on-site to head up the team and be a presence in the business.  As part of the senior team, the interim will bring their experience and knowledge to the table for the next 3-6 months.

 

The site has a strong track record with its customers and there is complexity in terms of the customer variation, product range and pace. HSE is in a good place but as always, there is the scope to drive improvements and fresh eyes always see something new.

 

The role will involve:

 

About you

Your previous background, education and experience will include:

 

Please get in touch with Sarah Moran at Novus to discuss the detail on this interim role and other roles that may be of interest.  We do a lot of work in the HSE discipline so those conversations are always a good starting point.

 

Disclaimer: Novus Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent and interim recruitment within the United Kingdom. As such, we can only consider applications from candidates who currently reside and are eligible to work in the United Kingdom. Once we have received your details, we will be in touch within 7 days if your application has been successful for the role. We appreciate this can be frustrating but due to the sheer volume of applications we receive it is not possible to respond to each one individually. If you have not been contacted within 7 days of applying, unfortunately this means your application has not been successful, but we may keep your details on file for future opportunities – please see below. Novus Recruitment Limited is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.

 

GDPR: Complying with GDPR is very important to us at Novus Recruitment. By applying for this job you accept the Terms & Conditions, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found on our website. We will add your details to our database to enable us to contact you regarding other job opportunities we work on in the future. Please see our website for details of why and how we hold your data, and for how long.

Engineering Shift Manager

Engineering Shift Manager

 

Stand out engineering role with a major UK food manufacturer.  Join this ambitious business with fantastic growth and plans that make them stand out both in the UK food industry and their sector.

 

Recent projects with this business have been impressive in terms of their on-boarding of new candidates and how they approach the people agenda and future succession and training.

 

If you are ready for a challenge and know in your heart that won’t happen where you are now, get in touch with Novus today.

 

The role:

 

This is a well invested business with exceptional standards of quality and customer service.  As mentioned above, extensive growth in recent years and the future for this site make this a very attractive role on the market currently.

 

What background will you need:

 

For more information on this role please get in contact with Sarah Moran at Novus Recruitment.  We work on opportunities from Engineering Shift Manager through to Director level so if not for this role, a discussion about other opportunities is always time well invested.

 

Disclaimer: Novus Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent and interim recruitment within the United Kingdom. As such, we can only consider applications from candidates who currently reside and are eligible to work in the United Kingdom. Once we have received your details, we will be in touch within 7 days if your application has been successful for the role. We appreciate this can be frustrating but due to the sheer volume of applications we receive it is not possible to respond to each one individually. If you have not been contacted within 7 days of applying, unfortunately this means your application has not been successful, but we may keep your details on file for future opportunities – please see below. Novus Recruitment Limited is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.

 

GDPR: Complying with GDPR is very important to us at Novus Recruitment. By applying for this job you accept the Terms & Conditions, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found on our website. We will add your details to our database to enable us to contact you regarding other job opportunities we work on in the future. Please see our website for details of why and how we hold your data, and for how long.

 

Shift Manager

Shift Manager

£45k

Clitheroe

 

Great role for someone wanting to make their mark as a Shift Manager.  This role needs someone with a good production background, ideally in food, who is used to working with OEE and driving efficiencies across the KPI suite.

 

Managing a smaller sized shift, there is the ability to work closely with the team to get under the skin of the production facility and identify improvements.  They are a good team with committed and loyal staff so there is a lot of knowledge to learn from and work with.

 

Key Responsibilities:

 

What experience do you need for this role:

 

There’s a lot of choice in the industry at the moment but this role stands out because of the team and the leadership.  For more information please send your cv to us for interviews end March and early April.

 

Disclaimer: Novus Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent and interim recruitment within the United Kingdom. As such, we can only consider applications from candidates who currently reside and are eligible to work in the United Kingdom. Once we have received your details, we will be in touch within 7 days if your application has been successful for the role. We appreciate this can be frustrating but due to the sheer volume of applications we receive it is not possible to respond to each one individually. If you have not been contacted within 7 days of applying, unfortunately this means your application has not been successful, but we may keep your details on file for future opportunities – please see below. Novus Recruitment Limited is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.

 

GDPR: Complying with GDPR is very important to us at Novus Recruitment. By applying for this job you accept the Terms & Conditions, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found on our website. We will add your details to our database to enable us to contact you regarding other job opportunities we work on in the future. Please see our website for details of why and how we hold your data, and for how long.

Multi-site Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) Manager

Multi-site Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) Manager £60k plus car allowance

 

 

Great senior HSE role in a well invested business. Due to growth across the Group, this HSE role is a great career step for someone ready to take on a multi-site role.  Highly progressive mindset in this business, refreshingly positive and inclusive General Manager driving the site forward.  HSE is a top priority for this business.  This new role has engagement from the GM and the rest of the leadership team as it’s critical to the next stage in their growth.

 

 

More on the business:

 

In this Multi site HSE Manager role you will ….

 

 

We need to see HSE candidates with the following backgrounds:

 

 

 

As with all roles involving travel to other sites, all expenses involved in that are covered.  Excellent package making this a competitive role in the industry ideal for someone ready to take on a role with dual site responsibility.  Please get in touch today.  Interviews scheduled for April

Specification Technologist

Specification Technologist – £35k

Dynamic business with flexible work from home option

 

Specification Technologist with a growing SME – renowned for the passion that runs through the business for its product range and customer service.

The senior management team work collaboratively with their customers, suppliers, and that culture cascades into all areas of the business. They need a Specification Technologist with that same approach – the detail is always covered, and compliance is never an issue.

Quality and innovation are its core principles – this SME is looking to build more strength in its technical team, and this is a key appointment as part of that process. As mentioned above, they are flexible to work from home options and have many members of team splitting their week successfully.

What is involved in the role?

What background do you need for this role?

Interviews will be arranged for March Send your details to us and next steps will be an interview with a member of the Novus team and an opportunity for us to discuss the role in more detail.

 

Disclaimer: Novus Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent and interim recruitment within the United Kingdom. As such, we can only consider applications from candidates who currently reside and are eligible to work in the United Kingdom. Once we have received your details, we will be in touch within 7 days if your application has been successful for the role. We appreciate this can be frustrating but due to the sheer volume of applications we receive it is not possible to respond to each one individually. If you have not been contacted within 7 days of applying, unfortunately this means your application has not been successful, but we may keep your details on file for future opportunities – please see below. Novus Recruitment Limited is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.

GDPR: Complying with GDPR is very important to us at Novus Recruitment. By applying for this job you accept the Terms & Conditions, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found on our website. We will add your details to our database to enable us to contact you regarding other job opportunities we work on in the future. Please see our website for details of why and how we hold your data, and for how long.

Senior Shift Manager

Shift Manager (senior) – Monday to Friday

Based Burnley

£50-55k

 

What makes this Shift Manager role stand out from the others in the market?  This business can offer fantastic training and development.  The role reports into a senior team who are extremely passionate about upskilling, educating and growing teams of production staff who can move up through the business.

 

The Operations Director is directly involved in this recruitment with us because this appointment is so critical to the production function.  The continued growth of the site directly impacts on the production teams and needs an experienced individual who can grow with the business and progress their career.

 

This will really appeal to someone who knows they make a difference.  Perhaps there is no room for future progression in your current role or it is time for a change with your future career because your potential hasn’t been realised where you are now?

 

This is a busy factory environment so you need to be versatile, to reprioritise and lead your shift and hungry to drive improvements and make the necessary changes to lead the best shift.

 

What does this senior shift manager role involve?

 

We need candidates who can display the following:

 

This role needs someone with energy.  The team are hardworking and eager but need the leadership and knowledge to implement new processes and deliver the necessary improvements to meet the increased demand.  If you are ambitious and keen to keep your career on track get in touch with Sarah Moran at Novus, send us your cv – interviews to be arranged early March.

 

Disclaimer: Novus Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent and interim recruitment within the United Kingdom. As such, we can only consider applications from candidates who currently reside and are eligible to work in the United Kingdom. Once we have received your details, we will be in touch within 7 days if your application has been successful for the role. We appreciate this can be frustrating but due to the sheer volume of applications we receive it is not possible to respond to each one individually. If you have not been contacted within 7 days of applying, unfortunately this means your application has not been successful, but we may keep your details on file for future opportunities – please see below. Novus Recruitment Limited is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.

 

GDPR: Complying with GDPR is very important to us at Novus Recruitment. By applying for this job you accept the Terms & Conditions, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found on our website. We will add your details to our database to enable us to contact you regarding other job opportunities we work on in the future. Please see our website for details of why and how we hold your data, and for how long.

 

Shift Production Manager

Shift Production Manager

£55k – £60k

Deeside

 

This business is evolving and has seen growth over the last 12 months with a people focused Site Lead.  Due to growth, they are looking for a passionate shift production manager to manage a busy business unit.  This food manufacturer runs at pace and its success is focused on its customer delivery.  Success is ensuring priorities are clearly communicated and full engagement is key to motivate and engage with the team.

 

The Business

 

The Role

 

What experience do you need for this Production Manager role?

 

Get in touch with us today, ideally with a full cv.  Novus Recruitment specialises in the food industry and production and operations roles are one of our key disciplines.  If this role isn’t a fit for you there will be others.

 

Disclaimer: Novus Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent and interim recruitment within the United Kingdom. As such, we can only consider applications from candidates who currently reside and are eligible to work in the United Kingdom. Once we have received your details, we will be in touch within 7 days if your application has been successful for the role. We appreciate this can be frustrating but due to the sheer volume of applications we receive it is not possible to respond to each one individually. If you have not been contacted within 7 days of applying, unfortunately this means your application has not been successful, but we may keep your details on file for future opportunities – please see below. Novus Recruitment Limited is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.

 

GDPR: Complying with GDPR is very important to us at Novus Recruitment. By applying for this job you accept the Terms & Conditions, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found on our website. We will add your details to our database to enable us to contact you regarding other job opportunities we work on in the future. Please see our website for details of why and how we hold your data, and for how long.

Facilities Manager

Facilities Manager

Burnley

£45k

 

This job title can mean different things depending on the sector.  Our client is in the food industry, so they work at speed as their preparation lead times are short.  The Facilities Manager will get involved in the strategic running of the site’s facilities and maintenance and will be involved in the logistics and machinery maintenance.

 

The business is progressive and refreshing in their approach.  They have been extremely agile in the last two years and are now reaping the rewards as their growth is continuing through increased volumes and a wider customer base.  As part of a larger group there is a wealth of knowledge and support and that brings future opportunities for career progression.

 

So, the Facilities Manager is responsible for:

 

In terms of the machinery element, there aren’t multiple production lines involved in this role, it’s more focussed around prepping and warehousing equipment.

 

What background do we need?

 

This is a great team to join.  Everyone we have placed with this client has given really good feedback on the working environment and the team approach.  This role could be the next step in your career or a sideways move to join a new business with a different culture.

 

We are keen to shortlist for interview in early March so don’t delay with your application.

 

Disclaimer: Novus Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent and interim recruitment within the United Kingdom. As such, we can only consider applications from candidates who currently reside and are eligible to work in the United Kingdom. Once we have received your details, we will be in touch within 7 days if your application has been successful for the role. We appreciate this can be frustrating but due to the sheer volume of applications we receive it is not possible to respond to each one individually. If you have not been contacted within 7 days of applying, unfortunately this means your application has not been successful, but we may keep your details on file for future opportunities – please see below. Novus Recruitment Limited is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.

 

GDPR: Complying with GDPR is very important to us at Novus Recruitment. By applying for this job you accept the Terms & Conditions, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found on our website. We will add your details to our database to enable us to contact you regarding other job opportunities we work on in the future. Please see our website for details of why and how we hold your data, and for how long.

Production Manager

Production Manager

Food Industry

Ribble Valley, Lancashire

£65k

In any food manufacturing environment, a good production manager is the key link in the factory.  What makes a good production manager?  The transferrable skills for this role are all about people development, being close to the team and knowing how to get into the basics.  Once those basic principles are in place, the systems are in place and starting to bed in then measures can be set that once achieved, will have those tangible effects required in this factory.

This role needs someone who understands manufacturing, what it is like to work with systems and processes that everyone can follow.  What it means for everyone in the team to understand what each team and everyone in that team needs to deliver that day, week, month for the production function to meet their goals.  There is a lot to do here but for the right candidate this is an ideal role to make an impression.

Working closely with the site lead, together it is an opportunity to head up the production team and be a change agent.  You need ambition and the resilience to deliver the results in those first few months.  Those results will be through working with people.

The Business

The Role

Ideally you need a background in chilled food production for retail to understand the pace and detail involved in audits, food safety, GMP etc.

As mentioned above, your recent roles will have been delivering improvements through your understanding of the daily activity in the factory and the issues involved.  Being fully integrated in the team and the issues faced on the shop floor enables that flow of information and how to see what the real problems are.

Encouraging accountability and responsibility is always required in production management but the first plan is to ensure the basics are in place, that everyone believes that more can be achieved and is part of that improvement process.

We know everyone is working to their maximum right now so we are happy to work out of hours, don’t let a demanding job you want to change stop you from joining a growing business that could be that next step to grow your career or simply a better business and environment for you.

Send your cv, let’s book a call and discuss it in more detail.

Disclaimer: Novus Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent and interim recruitment within the United Kingdom. As such, we can only consider applications from candidates who currently reside and are eligible to work in the United Kingdom. Once we have received your details, we will be in touch within 7 days if your application has been successful for the role. We appreciate this can be frustrating but due to the sheer volume of applications we receive it is not possible to respond to each one individually. If you have not been contacted within 7 days of applying, unfortunately this means your application has not been successful, but we may keep your details on file for future opportunities – please see below. Novus Recruitment Limited is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation, or age.

GDPR: Complying with GDPR is very important to us at Novus Recruitment. By applying for this job you accept the Terms & Conditions, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found on our website. We will add your details to our database to enable us to contact you regarding other job opportunities we work on in the future. Please see our website for details of why and how we hold your data, and for how long.

 

Get in touch

0161 468 2684

info@novusrecruitment.co.uk