Senior Section Manager, Nights | Food Manufacturing

Recruiter
Morepeople Limited
Location
Lincolnshire
Salary
Neg.
Posted
12 Jul 2017
Expires
19 Jul 2017
A forward thinking, dynamic food production company based in Lincolnshire is looking for a Night Shift Senior Section Manager. You will report into the Site Operations Manager. This is a role with a high level of responsibility. You will deputise for the Nights Operations Manager when they are not on site. The Role To pro-actively manage to ensure that a safe working environment exists for all employees in the operation. To lead and drive standards of quality, food safety, hygiene and housekeeping within your area through good manufacturing practice. To appropriately manage the performance of all team members including section managers through the use of performance managements systems. Train & development all levels of the team including managers. Actively coach, develop, recruit and train team members to the required level of competence to encourage continuous improvement within the business. Manage the NPD process within the area of responsibility. Challenge and introduce new KPIs to drive performance. Plan, organise and measure labour and material requirements within their area to ensure that both short and long-term agreed targets are met. Manage the communication process to ensure that the workforce is well informed on relevant business news and to encourage effective cross-functional links and channels of communication. Involvement in the selection process for direct reports and staff to ensure that the necessary skills are in place at all levels. Responsible for the supervision and coaching of Section Managers. Support and encourage a positive culture, whilst fostering good employee relations through fair, consistent and effective people management. The Candidate A background of delivering excellent results within the food manufacturing environment. The ideal candidate will already have experience of leading and motivating a team to deliver high quality product to retail customers against fast moving deadlines. You will have the ability to ensure the business exceeds against targets through the successful management of others. Current experience within a food handing environment at a management level. Excellent communication and training skills. Excellent man-management skills. Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines. Manufacturing background and ability to manage a section of the factory and multiple teams. Capability to interpret KPIs and to forecast, plan and problem solve. Flexibility and willingness to support the wider team particularly during times of pressure and change. Ability to manage health and safety, performance, quality, resources, and new product development. Excellent communication skills and the ability to present information at varying levels. For further information please contact Will at MorePeople on