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General Manager - Highly Respected FMCG Supplier

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    South West England, England

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    £95000 - £115000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Health, Wider Benefits

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    Mark Gouland

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  • Reference:

    MG 174_1527097243

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    over 2 years ago

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Do you want to lead a thriving production site within a major FMCG Supplier?

Are you passionate about the creation of high quality products?

Do you have experience of strategic and operational delivery in a fast moving food sector?

MacGregor Black is currently working with a category leading FMCG supplier, searching for an enigmatic General Manager. Our client is highly respected and requires an experienced GM to maintain product quality and unlock a selection of high growth opportunities. The successful candidate will lead and inspire a dedicated, cross functional team to ensure that the site is performing to its full potential.

This General Manager (South West Based) role is a critical leadership position, accountable for the sites Manufacturing, Technical, NPD, Commercial, Finance and HR Functions. The role is fundamental to the creation and delivery of tasty product ranges in one of the fastest growing categories in the UK Food Marketplace.
We are looking for candidates with the breadth of experience to lead a complex food manufacturing site.

This is what is expected of you in this General Manager role:

  • Implement the site level business strategy
  • Develop, deliver and own the company's operations and technical strategy.
  • Lead and build a team of 6 direct report and total site of 250 colleagues
  • Develop the continuous improvement strategy
  • Harness a winning culture to drive excellent financial results

What are we looking for?

We are looking for high profile GM that can demonstrate a proven track-record in developing best in class manufacturing operations, with experience of leading a wider cross functional team in the food sector.

You will have a strong commercial outlook and be a dynamic manufacturing professional who is both process & people focussed. We are looking for candidates that possess a real passion to succeed with huge drive and determination to develop manufacturing effectiveness, innovation and continuous improvement.

You must be; a strong leader of people, a Leader, a Project Manager, Highly Numerate, Self-Motivated, Innovative, Results Driven, Energetic and Personable.

The successful candidate can expect a market competitive salary, bonus, pension contributions & company car. RELOCATION PACKAGE AVAILABLE.

Please apply if this sounds like the right role for you.