Who is our client?

Our client, is an independent run business who produce over 7 million bakery goods per year, they have rapidly grown throughout the UK and Europe and have an exceptional reputation for both product quality and service, and after 15+ years of consistently offering cutting edge solutions in the industry, it is no surprise they have a accumulated a wealth of long standing and loyal client relationships. Due to continued expansion, our client are now looking to take on a Process Improvement Manager to work very closely with the Production Manager to help take their business that one step further.With preferred supplier status already secured with several major clients across the UK and Europe, our client are now looking for a credible, Team Leader who can implement new ideas and drive the team forward from within the Food Manufacturing industry. The ideal candidate for this position is someone who is looking to progress within their career and want to step up to the next level of Management.

The role requirements

Production schedules – daily and weekly and install continuous improvements in this area.

Daily effective communication with production manager and team.

Ensure maximum productivity of production and staff.

Dispatch of orders on time and correct, every time.

Ensure sufficient stocks are available for production and dispatch at all times.

Recruitment – right person, right job.

Induction and training of new starters.

Appraisals and training of staff.

Sufficient, but efficient staffing levels.

Management of HR requirements.

Implement statutory H&S procedures at all times.

Implement the company QMS policy ensuring all records are maintained accurately.

Ensure product quality meets all aspects of each customer's expectations.

Audits – take responsibility and manage all aspects.

What sort of people are we looking for?

Strong people Management and Production Management.

Knowledge of technical and food safety implementation.

Must come from a Food Manufacturing background.

Existing Managerial experience - Shift Supervisor/ Production supervisor / Production

Team leader would be ideal for this role.