Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

Production Manager, London

Location: South East and London

County / State: London

Job type: Permanent

Category: Management Roles, Manufacturing

Reference: DAC893953

Consultant: Dominic Cooke

Start date: Asap

Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum plus Bonus


Excellent career development opportunities exist for you in one of London's largest food manufacturing facilities.

Job Description

This is a highly responsible and senior Production position in a busy factory producing some excellent products (that you can purchase at significant discounts to take home to the family).

This business unit is supported by a parent company that is a category leader in three quarters of the products it makes. It also has a well-recognised employee progression route with a number of training and development programs put in place and a well-mapped career path, ultimately resulting in over half of their vacancies being filled with internal employees. This particular site makes some excellent products that are well regarded by their customers.

This Production Manager opportunity will focus on increasing output through motivating the team and increasing efficiencies will be important. As the Production Manager you will be reporting in to the Factory Manager. In this role you will ensure the delivery of agreed KPIs across the operation through the team, making sure that KPIs are understood and utilised to support performance improvement plans and day to day activities. The successful candidate will have a proven track record in motivating individuals and teams and will also have the gravitas to manage a large team. This role is working Monday - Thursday on the late shift.

We are looking for someone with the following skills/background:

  • Food Manufacturing ideally fast-paced Chilled
  • Operating at a Senior Manufacturing Level
  • Coaching and developmental experience
  • The ability to inspire and motivate a large production team
  • Knowledge of GMP, HACCP, H&S
  • CI and ideally lean manufacturing experience

This is a great Production opportunity both in this role and for the longer term opportunities, so please apply now.

REF. DAC893953 By Focus Management

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