Head of Manufacturing - North West/Lancashire/Merseyside

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: North West/Lancashire/Merseyside
  • Job Type: Operations/Production
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: c90k + car & usual benefits
  • Date Posted: 25/09/2023
  • Expiry Date: 31/10/2023

Head of Manufacturing

Do you want a role heading up manufacturing, with opportunities for career progression, working for a growing food manufacturer in the UK?

Role:                 Operations Manager/Head of Manufacturing
Location:          North West/Lancashire/Merseyside
Salary:              c90k + car & usual benefits


The Candidate:

  • Do you have experience of leading Operations on a fast-paced, food manufacturing site?
  • Can you clearly demonstrate experience of leading high performing and engaged teams?
  • Examples of improvements made through your teams and a stable career.
  • Ideally, are you educated to degree level or equivalent in a business or manufacturing or engineering subject?

If you can answer “yes” to the above questions, please read on….


The Role includes:

  • This is a key role within the site leadership team and will own, control, and develop the Operations function to ensure the required results.
  • Ability to effectively lead and engage the teams through change management programmes.
  • To manage, develop an efficient operation in line with the site plan and key business performance indicators.
  • To own the development and implementation of the Operations strategy and plans in line with the Site strategy.
  • Always demonstrate visible leadership for the teams and in line with Company Values.
  • Work with the Operations, Engineering and Technical teams to ensure a culture of continuous improvement that is common-place and working effectively and collaboratively.


What will you get?

  • A company that is a leader in their field and that has an excellent reputation.
  • Opportunities exist to progress and grow with the business.


To apply for this role, please send a copy of your CV quoting ref CH/12905 to carole.hearn@silven.co.uk or for a confidential discussion, please call on 0161 832 7463.