Manufacturing/Operations Manager – Food Manufacturing - Kent

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Kent
  • Job Type: Operations/Production
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: up to £75k
  • Date Posted: 11/05/2021
  • Expiry Date: 11/06/2021

Manufacturing/Operations Manager – Food Manufacturing


Excellent opportunity for a career-minded Operations Manager to work with a committed team in a major branded food manufacturing business

Posted by: Silven
Job Title: Manufacturing/Operations Manager
Location: Kent
Salary:  up to £75k plus car allowance, bonus and benefits


The Candidate – Factory Operations Manager:

  • Do you have a proven track record as an Operations/Manufacturing Manager in a Food manufacturing environment?
  • Food Manufacturing experience is essential
  • Can you demonstrate where you have implemented lean techniques with tangible results?
  • Are you motivated by challenge?
  • Have you got an Engineering background, ideally?
  • Can you demonstrate evidence of strong leadership in your current and previous roles?

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


The Role – Factory Operations Manager:

  • Reporting to the Site General Manager, this position’s primary responsibility is ensuring organisational effectiveness by providing strong leadership to the factory teams whilst ensuring the delivery of the factory P&L.
  • Working with the cross functional management team, the position also contributes to the development and implementation of organisational strategies, policies and practices.
  • You will contribute to the manufacturing strategy development.
  • You will deputise for the GM as and when necessary.



  • My client is a well-known branded and own-label food manufacturer with manufacturing sites throughout the UK.
  • This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-known food manufacturing business and be a key player in making a difference to their site.


Due to the high volume of responses to online advertisements, regrettably we are only able to acknowledge successful applications. If you have not been contacted within 7 days, on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

To apply for this exciting role, please send a copy of your CV quoting ref EH/MOMK to or for a confidential discussion, please call me on 0161 832 7463 or mobile 07792 465955.