Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

Operations Director, Meat Processing, Sydney, Australia

Location: Australia

County / State: Sydney, Australia

Job type: Permanent

Category: Management Roles, Manufacturing

Reference: DRB893528b

Consultant: Dave Broadbent

Start date: Asap

Salary: £110,000 - £120,000 per annum plus Relocation Assistance


This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading pork processing in Sydney Australia as Operations Director.

Job Description

Due to business growth an exciting opportunity is available at this leading fresh meat processing facility in Sydney, Australia. This is a privately owned business with an excellent reputation in the retail market, in Australia, that is looking to improve its operation by bringing in some additional expert knowledge of the meat processing sector.

The role reports to the Chief Operating Officer of the business and will take responsibility for all Production, Engineering and Quality activities at the site. In collaboration with the COO you will manage top line, strategic initiatives to ensure business growth in efficiency and product quality.

Areas of responsibility will include; Safety, Plant Operations, Strategy, People, Quality and Finance. Your experience in previous roles should allow you to make an impact across all these areas and deliver improvements against site KPI's.

Person Profile:

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications
  • Significant experience in the European meat industry
  • Senior Management experience with ability to set manufacturing standards
  • Understanding of production best practice
  • Demonstrable experience in developing people
  • Commercial awareness

We are looking for someone who is able to walk around the facility and provide an immediate assessment of where opportunities exist to improve practices across all areas of a busy processing site. Ideally, your background will be in de-boning pork, however experience with beef and lamb is also of interest.

As with any senior role you will be rewarded with an excellent base salary plus company benefits and bonus. You will be assisted with relocation to Australia including costs and visa applications.

If you are looking for a new challenge where you can make a significant impact then send your CV today.

REF. DRB893528b By Focus Management

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