We have been instructed to support our client, one of the largest Private Label Pet food producers in Europe supplying quality pet products to the major supermarket and retail chains to recruit a Production Manager to join their existing team at their site in Northern France.
Job Title: Production Manager
Hours of Work: Days – Monday to Friday
Purpose of The Role:
Reporting to the General Manager you will lead from the front and support the wider Production team to achieve business targets. Managing budgets through to the end user satisfaction.
Duties of the role:
Guarantee the realization of a production program in compliance with established standards (cost, time, quality)
Participate in investment projects.
Manage middle management and production teams.
Ensure compliance with safety, quality, hygiene, and environmental rules as well as the provisions of the internal regulations.
Contribute to the application of quality standards (IFS, BRC, etc.)
Monitor performance indicators and ensure communication throughout.
Deploy continuous improvement methods (Lean, 5S, etc.)
Manage site or transversal projects.
Guarantee compliance with allocated budgets.
Monitor and improve loss rates in collaboration with the management control department.
Optimize and validate production schedules.
Be proactive in finding ways to reduce costs.
The ideal candidate will be educated to degree level or equivalent and have previously worked within a similar fast paced environment.
You will have had knowledge of working with HACCP, IFS, BRC quality standards and possess strong technical skills.
You will be an excellent communicator and team leader with the ability to give direction, influence, and challenge in a professional manner. A result led, proactive, driven approach is required with the aim to succeed within a demanding environment.
Fluency within both the French and English language is essential for this role.
If you are interested in applying for this opportunity can you please complete the form below and attach your CV.