Head of Production

Manchester, Greater Manchester
Circa £50,000 - £55,000 plus bonus, car allowance & benefits
31 Jul 2018
28 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Production
Greater Manchester 
Circa £50,000 - £55,000 plus bonus, car allowance & benefits 

Our client is recruiting on behalf of a well-established business with a track record of delivering world-class products and high levels of customer service. 

If you are a high calibre manufacturing professional with strong leadership skills, this is your chance to make your mark with a business that’s renowned for their award-winning products, manufactured in the UK and sold all over the world. This new role has been created following continued growth and as part of the company’s succession planning - and represents an exceptional career development opportunity for an ambitious, driven individual who is looking for further progression.

Reporting to the Manufacturing Director, you will act as a key member of the operational management team, taking responsibility for a highly-skilled production workforce of about 75 operatives.

Your main priorities will revolve around all aspects of the production process. The key challenge will be to ensure that customer orders are fulfilled on time and in full - effectively managing resources, managing the workload, leading the people and driving operational excellence. Additionally, you will implement new processes and streamline procedures and organisation structure to increase productivity, improve planning, control and performance – all with the objective of facilitating growth. 

To be considered, you will need a successful track record of leading various production teams and projects. Results-oriented, hands-on, and with a “can do” attitude, as the Head of Production you will put the customer at the forefront of everything you do. You will also need the right blend of leadership, communication, project management and man management skills to get the best from your teams and deliver business objectives.

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Additional Keywords: Head of Production, Manufacturing Manager, Operations Manager, Production Manager, Head of Operations, Head of Manufacturing.