Production Manager – FMCG
Are you an experienced Food Production Manager with extensive experience in a Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) environment? If so, we are recruiting and are looking for individuals just like you! Who are we looking for? As our ideal Food Production Manager, it is essential that you have experience working in a similar role in a FMCG high volume role. You must have up to date Food Safety qualification and also trained in HACCP. You will have excellent people management skills coupled with strong leadership capabilities. You will also have the following attributes: Ability to communicate effectively with individuals of all levels. Be able to lead under pressure and remain calm. Be aware and ensure the required due diligence is completed in a timely manner. What you will be responsible for? Joining our team as a Food Production Manager, you will be responsible for leading the team to ensure the delivery of site objectives. You will work closely with support functions, Engineering, HR, Technical and Planning to ensure the plant is kept in good order, staffing levels are adequate, food produced is legal and safe, and the production schedules are being met, daily. This will involve: Co-ordinate the various teams, via the shift supervisors Developing, training and supporting your team. Liaise with other departments warehouse/ despatch to ensure products are coming through Promote high standards of cleanliness and housekeeping and determining quality control Constantly seek ways to improve, in all areas, from product quality and staff training Establish regular meeting structures with reports to promote regular improvements Assist supervisor's in dealing with investigations that could lead to disciplinary issues Ensure that Health & safety regulations are always met and all accidents, near misses are recorded and reported to the Health & Safety Officer. Assist in the organisation of training new starters and relevant training sessions Managing the wastage on a daily basis and look for innovative ways to reduce wherever possible. Shire Foods are based in Leamington Spa and manufacture frozen products for retails and the food service. Shire Foods has successfully expanded its' business by increasing sales with existing customers & integrating significant new customers over recent years. We are currently looking to strengthen our front-line leadership within the business through the recruitment of a Night Shift Production Manager. In return for your appreciated work as our Production Manager, you can expect a salary of £35,000 - £40,000 plus 15% Night shift allowance. If you feel you have the drive to excel in our role of Production Manager, we'd love to hear from you. No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status.