Operations Manager/Production Manager/Manufacturing Manager

Posted 26th November 2018 (3 weeks ago)
  • Lancashire, Greater Manchester
  • plus benefits
  • c£55K
  • CH/4295

The Opportunity

Operations Manager/Production Manager/Manufacturing Manager 


Posted by: Silven

Job Title: Operations Manager

Location: Lancashire, Greater Manchester

Salary: c£55K plus benefits




  • You must have a proven track record in operations within an FMCG or Food Manufacturing environment.
  • Previous experience managing a manufacturing team is essential.
  • You must be able to develop employees and enhance productivity through training, communication and strong leadership.
  • You must have implemented KPI’s and be able to demonstrate how you have improved the performance of your team.
  • Experience within lean manufacturing and examples of success with this




  • Reporting to the Site Manager, this role is an influential part of the site’s senior management team and is responsible for operations within the manufacturing facility.
  • Directly managing a team of Shift Managers, you will be responsible for driving performance against KPI’s such as waste, machine efficiencies and health & safety.
  • Utilising your coaching style of management, you will mentor and lead the team of Shift Managers to improve their performance and capabilities as managers.




  • My client is a well-known food manufacturer with a well-respected reputation in the market.
  • Following a recent management restructure, there is now a vacancy for an Operations Manager at the company’s Lancashire based, impressive manufacturing facility.


To apply for this exciting role, please send a copy of your CV quoting ref CH/4295 to carole.hearn@silven.co.uk or for a confidential discussion, please call me on 0161 832 7463.