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Managing Director - Highly Respected Food Group

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    South West England, England

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    £Attractive + Benefits Package

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    Mark Gouland

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    MG 174_1545387841

  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

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Site Managing Director - Highly Respected Food Group

Do you have a strong track record of growing a fast moving Food manufacturing business.

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

Are you passionate about the creation of high quality and healthy food products?

MacGregor Black is working exclusively with a category leading Food supplier, searching for an energetic Managing Director. 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 Managing Director (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 Managing Director role:

  • Create and Implement an over-arching 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 300 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 MD that can demonstrate a proven track-record in developing best in class food 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.