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Site Operations Director

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    Somerset, England

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    Jon McNeish

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    over 1 year ago

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Are you a passionate manufacturing professional & leader of people?

Can you set goals that promote company growth?

Are you customer-focused and work to a timely manner?

MacGregor Black is currently assisting a leading packaging producer, on a strategic search for a talented Site Operations Director. This is a Full-Time permanent role, based in Somerset.

The Site Operations Director will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the manufacturing site.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversees all support functions for material handling, maintenance and sanitation for the facility
  • Determines staffing and hiring needs, daily labour for all operations aspects, including hours worked and overtime authorization
  • Exceeding Company operational targets, through ensuring a consistency of operation, product delivery, customer service and approach
  • Achieving Site budgets or forecasted Profit targets through ensuring all direct costs are managed effectively
  • Improve existing levels of service and create standards that deliver a quality customer experience every time, whilst managing standards and feedback accordingly
  • Lead from the front, drive change and create a "will do" culture to the business, creating energy and focus for people to achieve outstanding results

What are we looking for?

  • Degree-level educated in a related field - Engineering, Food Science or Business Management
  • A minimum of 5 years' experience in a plastics or food packaging manufacturing environment
  • Ability to lead large teams
  • Experience in a multi-site position is desirable
  • Ability to demonstrate a high drive for results
  • Strong examples of growing and developing a pipeline of talent
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Able to identify trends and react swiftly to an ever-changing environment

Our client is offering a market-competitive salary with excellent additional benefits for the right candidate. You will be a self-starter and passionately drive the culture of the organisation with a can-do attitude and exceptional leadership skills.

Contact us today for a further discussion.