General Manager

  • Job Reference: 329389-0217
  • Date Posted: 10 July 2017
  • Location: Colchester, Essex
  • Salary: £65,000
  • Sector: General / Operations Management, Manufacturing
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: David Scarlett
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 01376 347500

Job Description

General Manager sought by rapidly expanding and hugely successful £95m turnover, 90 employee food manufacturing business.

Bringing your senior management experience to bear from within the food manufacturing sector, and with Production, Planning, Technical/Quality, Engineering, Supply Chain, Warehouse and Logistics, Costing and NPD reporting into you, you will assimilate into the commercial needs and aims of the business and design, develop and execute operational strategies that consistently improve business performance and enhanced profitability.

The General Manager must be a strong, pro-active leader who empowers staff to take ownership, providing coaching and mentoring to build cohesive teams working together to achieve individual targets and company objectives. You will have a long track record of continuously improving operational KPI’s, developing performance management initiatives, change management and cost reduction.

Tenacious and enthusiastic by nature, your assertive but personable style is naturally suited to engendering a strong spirit of teamwork across the business.