Site Factory Manager - South East England

Depending on Experience - Food - Manufacturing
Ref: 137 Date Posted: Thursday 08 Mar 2018
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Bonfire Recruitment have an excellent opportunity for a Site Factory Manager for a successful and growing food manufacturing business in the South East of England

Reporting to the Managing Director and being a key member of the site executive team, responsibilities will include:

  • Leading and managing the day to day operation of the sizeable operation
  • Develop and control budget and spend, maximising revenue for the business taking account of staffing and sales forecasts to produce monthly capital review report
  • Building effective relationships with suppliers to deliver products and services to standards as and when required.
  • Ensure the products made are of excellent quality to the golden standard of BRH
  • Manage and build a fantastic team which encourages departments to collaborate and improve the efficiency of the factory
  • Ensuring that CCPs, food safety, health and safety, auditing, HACCP principles are being implemented
  • Proactively create methods to drive down costs and overheads to improve performance and overall site profitability
  • Drive continuous improvement with operational efficiency.

The preferred candidate is expected to have:

  • Food Manufacturing Experience
  • BSc, BEng or MBA qualified ideally
  • A proven track record within a senior management position within food manufacturing, managing all functions including Operations, Engineering, Supply Chain, HSE etc.
  • Degree qualified in an engineering, business or financial discipline
  • Significant factory improvement operations experience
  • The ability to inspire operations team to achieve the highest standards
  • Capable of identifying and nurturing talent


If you have any questions please contact Scott Buchanan on or call 0141 354 1387




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