The General Manager will lead a food manufacturing site through a period of expansion and investment in the North-West. The GM will be responsible for long term strategy and all site functions and financial performance.
A leading ambient food manufacturer with brands known to most households in the UK and beyond. Part of a larger business and with the capability for investment the site in the North-West is earmarked for expansion.
The General Manager will have autonomy with responsibility for site financial and operational performance. You will lead a team and establish KPIs suitable to meet site goals. In addition you will be involved in long-term strategic development of the site and take the business through a period of investment and growth while ensuring delivery for customers. You will ensure that manufacturing output is delivered to plan and projects are met to standard and be an advocate of continuous improvement and business excellence leadership.
The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in senior operations within food manufacturing, ideally at General Management level. You will have capability to work within an SME environment whilst contributing to long-term group strategic goals. You will be degree qualified or equivalent with ideally additional business qualifications.
Excellent salary + benefits