Production Manager

Production Manager

  • Location

    North West London

  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing, General Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £38000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: bonus + benefits

  • Contact:

    Helen Darnell

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8967

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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A leading FMCG manufacturer in the North West London area is now seeking a Production Manager to lead, direct and motivate the operations team.

You will be a strong leader currently working in a Production Management role within a fast paced manufacturing or distribution environment (preferably within food, beverages or pharma).

The successful Production Manager will possess excellent communication skills with a drive and passion for production / operations.  You must have proven leadership skills, knowledge of Lean tools / techniques and be able to lead a continuous improvement culture across the business.

Production Manager Responsibilities include:
• Lead, direct and inspire the team ensuring operational excellence
• Work cross-functionally to improve processes and eliminate waste
• Analyse problems and drive root cause analysis
• Deploy and coach the team through lean techniques
• Drive a culture of change, continuous improvement and innovation through a partnership approach - engaging, coaching and developing the teams
• Lead and manage the production line completing customer orders on time, safely and to required quality and budget
• Drive efficiency improvements and ensure results are maintained, within budget and on time
• People development ensuring the team are trained
• Achieve all agreed Manufacturing KPI’s
• Maintenance of metrics, reports, process documentation, customer service logs and other necessary documents to successfully complete the role

Application via CV

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