General Manager

Recruiter
Location
Suffolk
Salary
GBP65000.00 - GBP95000.00 per annum +
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Ref
3078227
Contact
William Warren
Specialist Area
Operations
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Newly created Senior Leadership opportunity


Your new company

Due to sustained business growth, this hugely successful food manufacturer are looking for an exceptional candidate to play a pivotal role in their ambitious growth plans. With a cross-functional management team reporting in, this role will have full autonomy across all areas pertaining to Production and Commercial activities.

As General Manager, you will help shape the strategic direction of the company and be tasked with driving and embedding best practice and a culture of continuous improvement. From a people perspective, you will be tasked with raising current productivity and capability levels and ensure robust succession plans are in place. You will take the overall responsibility of each department whilst taking overall responsibility of monthly budgets/ profit and loss of the site. You will be responsible for executing and uphold the company's core values at all times and be able to contribute positively to an entrepreneurial and fast-moving working environment. The role will drive the organisation's commercial strategy and play key role in developing and maintaining profitable relationships with key suppliers, customers and external stakeholders.

What you'll need to succeed
Demonstrable and significant leadership experience in a fast-moving food manufacturing environment is essential with a track-record in improving site/plant performance on a long-term sustainable basis a pre-requisite. Exceptional leadership and communication skills are needed aligned with a strong commercial focus.

What you'll get in return
An outstanding opportunity to stamp your mark on this hugely successful organisation and be a key part in its continued success.

What you need to do now
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