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Manufacturing / Operations Manager



£60,000 - £75,000


Operations / Manufacturing Packaging Manager Kent £60,000 to £75,000 p.a. + bonus + bens

Easily commutable from East London, East M25 and north Kent

The Role

Reporting to the Operations Director, this is a Manufacturing / Production role, managing a significant 50 strong production team to deliver on time, in-full and to quality. You will lead and manage all aspects of an exciting brief including:

  • Performance management of the overall team including leadership, management, KPI delivery and resourcing across shifts
  • All aspects of delivery of critical aspects of production / output, including KPIs on time, resource, cost, quality and output
  • Contributing to significant Lean / Continuous Improvement initiatives for the Manufacturing Function, Quality, HSE and business as a whole
  • Acting as 'Production Champion' for a set of products and managing these through the Operations Chain to customer delivery

The Company

Highly successful and with a reputation for product and service excellence, our client is a substantial high volume company developing highly engineered product to an international customer base.

The Person

As Operations / Manufacturing Manager you will ideally have experience in a Manufacturing / Production / Value Stream environment including resource, people and team management in a high volume / high quality environment. You are likely to be degree / HND qualified e.g. Engineering, Business, Technical etc. or substantial career experience may suffice given you will already be a robust, structured and balanced manager of people and stakeholders.

Lean / Continuous Improvement / Best Practice experience would be ideal e.g. automotive, aerospace, pharmaceuticals, fmcg etc. - any environment where delivery and quality are of paramount importance. Experience of Print, Production or Packaging would be valuable but is by no means essential. The ability to deliver key business outputs in a complex environment is essential. This is an outstanding and growing business where future opportunities are outstanding.

Relocation assistance is also available. If you wish to be considered for the role of Operations / Manufacturing Manager, please forward your CV stating current remuneration details and availability quoting reference 293326A.


Applications are invited with experience in: manufacturing manager operations manager jobs kent engineering packaging

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