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Production Manager

Production Manager

#Job No. MC300.

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    £35k per year

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Job Description:

Production Manager


Circa £35,000 + 25 Days Holiday + Pension

14:00 to 22:00 Monday to Friday

Production Manager required for a well known food manufacturer based in Bristol. This is a great opportunity to join a continuously expanding company who are well known for their impressive rate of staff retention due to the huge amount of investment they make in their staff.

This role would suit a candidate from ANY food or FMCG production background with leadership experience. You will have proven continuous improvement experience and be confident overseeing up to forty people.

The role is predominantly shop floor based and so the successful candidate will be heavily involved in the daily operations. You will be responsible for dealing with any issues, driving KPIS, improving efficiencies and ensuring quality standards are met.

Reporting into the operations manager, you will be responsible for overseeing up to six team leaders and up to forty people across six lines. The role will involve conducting disciplinaries and appraisals so management experience of this level is required.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a reputable company who invest heavily in their staff. This role would suit candidates from ANY FMCG environment looking for a company who truly values their staff.

The Role:

* Managing up to 40 people
* Driving KPIs to hit targets
* Ensuring quality standards are met
* Improving efficiencies – CI focus
* Identifying any skills gaps in the organisation and undertaking a recruitment programme to support this.
*Training of staff and to ensure that everyone is performing.
*Providing a leadership support function to teams and motivating staff to achieve production goals.
*Implementation of new policies and procedures relating to the production process.
*Ensure key performance indicators are in place and production targets are met.
*Communication - ensuring that communication is ongoing and effective between different departments.

The Person:

* Proven leadership experience
* From ANY FMCG production background
* Strong communications skills, both written and oral with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels