Operations Manager - North West/Merseyside

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: North West/Merseyside
  • Job Type: Operations/Production
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £65k + car allowance and excellent benefits
  • Date Posted: 14/06/2022
  • Expiry Date: 31/07/2022

Operations Manager

An exciting opportunity with a food manufacturer now looking to recruit an Operations Manager to develop the site and team performance. This factory is a fast-paced, demanding environment that requires an organised, structured Operations Manager used to setting high standards.

Location: North West/Merseyside
Salary: £65k + car allowance and excellent benefits

The Candidate:

  • Previous experience as an Operations Manager in a Food or FMCG manufacturing environment..
  • Demonstrate strong leadership skills and coaching skills – be passionate about people and their development.
  • Demonstrate excellent organisation and planning skills – have implemented good systems and processes, influencing behavioural change.
  • Have driven improvements in reduction of waste, labour cost, machine efficiencies, etc.
  • Proactive cooperation – the ability to work collaboratively with Technical and Engineering demonstrating commitment to achieve group objectives.

The Role:

  • Ensure technical / GMP standards are communicated to the Operations staff and adhered to.
  • Ensure that finished products are consistently manufactured meeting prescribed standards, on time and meeting consumer expectations.
  • Maintain a safe working environment striving for zero accidents through continuous coaching on safety behaviours.
  • Drive a continuous improvement culture.
  • Provide effective coaching to develop the team to their full potential and to achieve objectives.
  • Ensure on-going smooth operation of Factory through employee and industrial relations.

The Company:

  • My client is a manufacturer of branded and retailer label food products.
  • This site has huge scope for development and increase in capacity.


If you are interested in hearing more about this fantastic career opportunity then please send a copy of your CV quoting ref CH/11444 in the subject field to carole.hearn@silven.co.uk or call Carole on 0161 832 7463