Head of Manufacturing Operations

London Permanent
  • Join a rapidly growing FMCG company
  • Implement the manufacturing process flow, machinery, and overall MFG systems

About Our Client

Prioritizing sustainability and quality, my client has undergone significant growth in recent years. They are a UK-based B2C FMCG company/brand with intentions to expand into additional markets next year.

Job Description

    • Seeking an individual with an engineering or continuous improvement background to:
      • Outline Process Flow
      • Propose Equipment and Layout
      • Explore avenues for achieving the most cost-effective and efficient manufacturing processes,
      • Oversee the scaling up of manufacturing operations alongside blueprinting for future facilities and regions
    • In need of someone capable of managing logistics, including:
      • Oversight of 3PL services to ensure quality, on-time deliveries, and prompt resolution of issues
      • Collaboration with Procurement to address various challenges related to ingredient sourcing, such as coordinating shipments from international suppliers
      • Coordination of packaging logistics to ensure seamless transfer from third-party providers to the 3PL
    • Additional responsibilities encompassing overall operations.

The Successful Applicant

  • Seeking an individual with prior experience in scaling up manufacturing FMCG businesses or startup ventures. Must possess excellent experience in Continuous Improvement and/or Process Engineering/Mapping.
  • Seeking an individual capable of multitasking and possessing strong leadership qualities-able to accomplish tasks decisively with authority when necessary.
  • A candidate driven by numbers and data, demonstrating proactive and quantitative skills.
  • Looking for someone who can discern and foster excellence within the team, ensuring standards are met.

What's on Offer

  • Competitive Base Salary
  • Benefits, bonus, etc.
Sally Ristine-Barratt
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Phone number
+44 207 269 2108

Job summary

Job function
Engineering & Manufacturing
Operations Management
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Contract type
Consultant name
Sally Ristine-Barratt
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2108
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