Leicestershire £ 75,000 to £ 85,000 p.a. + benefits Permanent
Job Reference: 013695
A health products business in Leicestershire is recruiting for a Manufacturing Director on a permanent, full-time basis. This person will create supply chain, manufacturing and packing strategy to meet the requirements of the business.
Commutable from: Leicestershire, Lutterworth, Rugby, Coventry, Crick, Market Harborough, Corby, Kettering, Hinckley, Leicester, Northampton, Nuneaton
Salary: £ 75,000 - £ 85,000 p.a. plus car scheme, company pension, annual leave holiday allowance, health plan and a wealth of other benefits!
Suitable for: Manufacturing Director
Manufacturing Director responsibilities:
Manage a team of 5 direct reports, covering operations, packing, warehousing, manufacturing and distribution.
This person will oversee demand planning, MRP, inbound and outbound supply chain, warehousing and order fulfilment.
Manage the quality management system, liaising with the QA Manager, overseeing any personnel issues.
Ensure optimal use of manufacturing machinery and staff, and that products are produced to specification.
The manufacturing environment is kept to GMP standards, and staff are monitored and evaluated at regular intervals.
Work with warehouse staff, to create optimal use of warehouse space and staff.
Ensure stock integrity is maintained at all times and ensure machinery is maintained in good working order.
Monitor and record manufacturing and packing throughput, minimising errors through action.
As the Manufacturing Director:
Hold a degree or equivalent in manufacturing, engineering or business management
Have 10 years‘ experience in food, drink or pharmaceutical manufacturing industry (bottling, packing)
Have experience in complex manufacturing procedures and process improvement
Proven exposure to managing and preventing bottlenecks within production environment
Exposure to a regulated FMCG environment, as well as brand and 3rd party manufacturing
Experienced managing a multi-skilled team of staff
To apply please forward an up to date copy of your CV to Matthew Griffiths.