General Manager

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General Manager

  • Location:

    Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    Food & Drink Manufacturing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £75000 - £85000

  • Job ref:

    LS444

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-09-03

Alexander Steele is currently working in partnership with a highly established food manufacturing business based in Welwyn Garden City. We have been asked to assist the business with the recruitment of a Site General Manager. As the General Manager, you will be responsible for driving and improving performance in the manufacturing facility with a key focus on operational performance. There has been a large capital investment at the site in the last couple of years, so this is a great opportunity to lead and drive change at the facility. The position is paying circa £85,000 depending on experience. The Role Increase production, assets capacity and flexibility while minimizing unnecessary costs and maintaining current quality standards. Develop systems and processes that track and optimize productivity and standards, metrics and performance targets to ensure effective return on assets Implement strategies in alignment with strategic initiatives and provide a clear sense of direction and focus Identify areas needing improvement and implementing changes. The Candidate Experienced in food manufacturing is essential High commercial acumen Able to identify and implement change within the site Proven General Manager experience Experience in a highly automated environment would be beneficial Excellent leadership skills If you think you are right for this role or interested in hearing more about it, please apply with your most recent CV or feel free to get in touch for more details.