Senior Production Manager

Harrogate Permanent
  • Opportunity to work for a growing multi-national organisation
  • Production Manager position based in North Yorkshire

About Our Client

Our client is a prominent player in the Food and Beverage industry with multiple sites across the globe and a significant head count. This company are renowned for their commitment to sustainability and excellence, serving customers with top-tier products for several decades.

Job Description

The Senior Production Manager reports directly into the Operations Director and forms a key part of the site leadership team. Responsibilities will include:

  • Enhancing productivity through efficient management and utilisation of resources
  • Implementing and maintaining high standards of quality and safety
  • Provide leadership, coaching and development across the department
  • Overseeing production processes and ensuring their alignment with company objectives
  • Managing performance metrics and implementing strategies for continuous improvement
  • Working cross functionally with other departments to ensure seamless operations
  • Providing regular reports on department performance to senior management
  • Management and control of OPEX and CAPEX budgets for Production, CI, maintenance including preparation and review of budgets

The Successful Applicant

The successful Senior Production Manager should have:

  • Proven experience in managing a Production teams within the FMCG industry
  • Strong knowledge of manufacturing processes and quality standards
  • Demonstrable leadership acumen and excellent communication skills
  • The ability to drive continuous improvement and motivate a team
  • Strong analytical skills, comfortable with numbers, data and systems and be able to present
  • Excellent coaching capabilities and a high level of emotional intelligence
  • A degree in Engineering, Manufacturing, Business Management, or a related field

What's on Offer

  • A competitive salary package depending on experience
  • Generous annual leave of 25 days plus bank holidays
  • Pension scheme, private health care and a bonus system.
  • An opportunity to lead a department in a renowned FMCG company.
  • A vibrant company culture that encourages innovation and excellence.

Leigh Holmshaw
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Phone number
+44 114 263 6014

Job summary

Job function
Engineering & Manufacturing
Production, Manufacturing
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Contract type
Consultant name
Leigh Holmshaw
Consultant phone
+44 114 263 6014
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