Operations Manager - Northamptonshire

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Northamptonshire
  • Job Type: Operations/Production
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £60,000 per annum
  • Date Posted: 02/06/2024
  • Expiry Date: 05/07/2024

Operations Manager – Nights – Food Manufacturing

Location:  Northamptonshire
Salary: £60,000
Working Hours: Panama Shifts (Nights)
Company: A leading, innovative food manufacturer (name withheld)

About the Role:

Are you a natural leader with a knack for optimizing production and hygiene standards? Our client, a dynamic and rapidly growing food manufacturer, is seeking a driven Operations Manager for the night shifts. In this role, you’ll ensure that areas of responsibility are operating at the highest standards, aligning with business goals and objectives. This is your chance to lead a highly motivated team, driving continuous improvement and excellence in a 24/7 operation.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure all products meet the correct standards consistently, in line with food safety and company procedures.
  • Maintain exceptional standards of hygiene and housekeeping, meeting company procedures, audit requirements, and customer expectations.
  • Follow agreed schedules and ensure production targets are met.
  • Conduct internal audits as required.
  • Monitor production, drive performance through continuous improvement, and make performance data visible.
  • Be proactive in the factory, motivating staff and resolving issues promptly.
  • Attend all necessary meetings and keep the factory manager updated with relevant information.


  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in an FMCG environment.
  • Strong leadership and people management skills.
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills.
  • Analytical mindset with the ability to drive performance and improvements.
  • Proven ability to manage hygiene and production standards in a food manufacturing environment.

What Our Client Offers:

  • A fantastic company culture that values innovation and teamwork.
  • Consistent growth and career development opportunities.
  • A supportive and engaging workplace where people are rewarded for their contributions.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.

Join our client’s team and lead the way to operational excellence in a fast-paced, innovative food manufacturing environment. Apply now to make a significant impact on their growth journey!



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