Factory Manager

Factory Manager £55k-65k- Food Manufacturing



Wanting the challenge of a busy Factory Manager role in the food industry? Working at pace, making the right decisions in a deadline driven environment, engaging the teams on the shop floor and being close to and involved in all the action? Sounds like a big ask but that’s the food industry and now more than ever, it takes energy, commitment, resilience and a bright mind to keep on top of all the demands coming your way.


Hopefully you are still reading and not running for the hills!


Some highlights on the business:

A successful food manufacturer that has developed a leading position within their category. Their key objective is customer service, quality and a real passion to deliver for their loyal customer base.

  • Hard working teams with strong retention
  • Quality product range
  • Fast-paced, agile environment
  • Recent significant investment
  • Manufacturing plan – look at efficiencies and improvement plans over the next 12 months


The Factory Manager Role:

  • Managing Production Teams in a 24/7 factory
  • Identify and drive improvement initiatives across production
  • Always maintain the KPI suite consistently identifying cost savings and efficiencies
  • Challenge the current processes and structures
  • Engage the Team and gaining buy in and ideas
  • Reporting direct to the Site Manager
  • Key senior role in the business


What does your background look like?

  • Production background in Food Manufacturing ESSENTIAL
  • High energy – you thrive on a fast paced, deadline driven environments
  • Able to demonstrate Leadership within fast paced manufacturing environments
  • Target driven – with strong understanding of the direct costs and how to drive efficiencies
  • Attention to detail scores highly in our skill set
  • You are an influencer, an engager, your team work with and respect you
  • Strong, clear communicator
  • Proven history in improving and maintaining positive KPI figures


This role has the ability to drive real change through involvement and presence. There are some real wins to achieve and make your name in this business. Contact us for more information sending in your CV. Interviews to be scheduled first two weeks of September.


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