Head of Operations - Derbyshire

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Derbyshire
  • Job Type: Operations/Production
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: c£70k
  • Date Posted: 13/01/2022
  • Expiry Date: 28/02/2022

Head of Operations

Do you want a role heading up Operations, working for a growing food manufacturer?

Role:                 Head of Operations
Location:          Derbyshire
Salary:              c£70k

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?
  • Proven experience of driving change and business improvements?
  • Do you have the potential to be a future Site Director?

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 growing both organically and through acquisition.
  • An excellent remuneration and benefits package.


To apply for this role, please send a copy of your CV quoting ref CH/10340 to carole.hearn@silven.co.uk or for a confidential discussion, please call on 0161 832 7463.