Head of Operations

Posted 17 Sep 2021

Greencore Group plc

Boston (Food Manufacturing)


Job Type:permanentDuration:
Category:Food ManufacturingRecruiter Reference:greencore/TP/22307/7781
URL for Applications:Apply HereSalary:Competitive

As Head of Operations you will implement the end to end manufacturing plan in order to achieve the sites' productivity objectives, contributing to business planning that defines the manufacturing budget.  You will monitor and take corrective action to ensure that labour and materials are being utilised in cost efficient processes which delivers product to manufacturing food safety and customer standards.

You will work across a number of different areas, consulting and advising relevant departments to ensure the effective and efficient use of all new capital investment projects, highlighting any bottleneck processes and taking mitigating action that will deliver labour/waste.

You'll deputise for the General Manager and will support your team to ensure they strive to the highest of standards at all times, providing inspirational leadership and direction to the operational community to ensure that people are kept safe, engaged, focused and always delivering to their potential.

Why Greencore?

You may not have heard of us, but we’re sure you’ve tried our products. We’re a vibrant, fast-paced leading food manufacturer. Employing 12,200 colleagues across 16 world-class manufacturing sites and 18 distribution depots across the UK. We supply all the UK’s food retailers with everything from Sandwiches, soups and sushi to cooking sauces, pickles and ready meals.

Here in Boston we employ around 400 colleagues and produce ready to eat salads, prepared vegetables and snacks for many of the major retailers such as Coop, Boots, Greggs, Costco, Spar and BOL.

What we’re looking for
  • You'll need to have previous experience of leading a manufacturing team within an FMCG environment, ideally food, and experience of working with customers.
  • A sound knowledge of modern manufacturing methodologies and systems planning is essential alongside the capability to plan and implement initiatives in a complex organisation.
  • You'll have a good standard of education either through full time further education or gained as a work based apprentice.

Not only will you be working for one of the country's leading food manufacturers, you'll also get to work for a company that really does put people at the core.

If this sounds like you, join us and grow with Greencore, and be a part of driving our future success.

What you’ll get in return
  • Competitive salary and job-related benefits
  • Holidays
  • Pension up to 8% matched
  • Company share save scheme
  • Greencore Qualifications
  • Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform

 

Throughout your time at Greencore, you will be supported with on the job training and development opportunities to further your career.


 

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