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    Up to £80000.00 per annum

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    Anette Fink

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    about 2 months ago

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Factory Manager

Are you an experienced Factory manager with a proven track record in food manufacturing?
Are you an effective problem-solver with an analytical mindset?
Can you motivate and lead a team?

MacGregor Black are partnering a Leading Branded Food Manufacturer, on the search for a Factory Manager. This is a permanent role based in the central belt of Scotland.
The Factory Manager will be responsible for contributing to and carrying out production strategy decisions, overseeing the workers and the equipment they operate on the factory floor.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Inspecting the quality of finished products to check on machine and operator efficiency
  • Delegating machine operation, quality control, and maintenance tasks to factory employees
  • Analysing production data and making strategic recommendations to decision makers
  • Maintaining a content and motivated workforce through interpersonal communication and conflict resolution skills
  • Evaluating the talent of new hires and training them on policies and procedures
  • Create Production Data Reports and Present them to Decision Makers
  • Analyse Factory Production Data and Devising Improvement Strategies as Necessary
  • Create and Enforce Quality Control Standard Operating Procedures

What are we looking for?

  • Minimum of five years' experience in leading a manufacturing site
  • Experience in complex food manufacturing/ingredient
  • Working within a high performance CI culture
  • Historical customer relationships with major retailers
  • Educated to degree-level is desirable, ideally within Industrial Engineering, Logistics or Business Management, or equivalent
  • Knowledge of quality control processes
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a passion for leading people
  • An excellent multi-tasker
  • Confident in using Microsoft Office, particularly Excel

Salary on offer is up to £80k + Benefits.
Please contact Anette Fink today for a further discussion.