Operations Manager

Silven Recruitment Posted 23/09/2020
  • North Lanarkshire
  • plus benefits
  • £Excellent

The Opportunity

Operations Manager


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


Role:                    Operations Manager
Location:            North Lanarkshire
Salary:                 Excellent plus benefits


The Candidate:

  • Do you have experience of leading Operations on a fast-paced, large food manufacturing site?
  • Can you clearly demonstrate experience of leading high performing and engaged teams?
  • Have you worked on sites supplying the major grocery multiples in the UK?
  • Ideally, are you educated to degree level or equivalent in a business or manufacturing or engineering subject?
  • 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.
  • Demonstrate visible leadership for the teams and in line with Company Values at all times.
  • 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.
  • A company committed to CSR, that works with charitable organisations, gives back to the community and is serious about sustainability.
  • An excellent remuneration and benefits package.


To apply for this role, please send a copy of your CV quoting ref EH/OPSG to emma.hanson@silven.co.uk or for a confidential discussion, please call on 0161 832 7463.