Our client is a foodprocessing manufacturer and food service provider. The company has been supporting customers with a wide range of high quality products for over 50 years. The company is now searching for a suitable candidate for the position of Production Manager (Ready to Cook Meat & Vegetables).
- Being responsible for the production process of ready to cook meat & vegetables.
- Overseeing the production process, planning and organising production schedules and organizing workflow to meet specifications and deadlines.
- Estimating, negotiating and agreeing to budgets and timescales with clients and managers.
- Ensuring that the production is cost effective and setting quality standards for production.
- Monitoring the production processes, cost control and waste control.
- Organising the repair and routine maintenance of production equipment.
- Monitoring product standards, implementing quality-control programs and determining quality control standards.
- Liaising with different departments, including suppliers, buyers, sales, marketing, R&D, quality, warehouse and logistics.
- Working with the management team to implement the company's policies and goals.
- Ensuring that health and safety guidelines are followed.
- Assessing project and resource requirements.
- Being involved in and making decisionson selecting, ordering and purchasing materials.
- Supervising and evaluating performance of the Production Team.
- Reporting directly to the management team.
- Maleorfemale,age 35 – 40 yearsold.
- Bachelor'sdegreeorhigher in Food Productionor related field.
- Minimumof12 years of experiencein fresh food, meat & vegetable production or food processing.
- Must have experience of leadership in a management role.
- Excellent understanding of processed food, food quality standards and health & safety regulations.
- Deep knowledge and solid experience in food production management.
- Excellent organisational and leadership skills.
- Extensive experience in ingredientandflavourapplications.
- Excellent problem solving skills.
- Provenability to interact effectively with people at all levels.
- Must beservice minded,proactiveandhavetheabilityto perform well under pressure.