Our client is a growing FMCG company that distributes its ready-to-cook products to major retailers such as Publix, Kroger and Target in 43 States.
They have massive plans for growth within the food manufacturing space and just hired a new CEO. This new CEO is looking to build out his leadership team and is looking for key people within production.
To help foster this growth, he is looking for production managers to help coach and develop associates and supervisors as well as enhance the people culture and operational performance of the facility.
These managers would be responsible for directing, supervising, and overseeing all activities of the production team. Partnering with the senior management, this position should spend 90% of their time on the floor to improve and ensure production and quality metrics.
The company is looking to grow rapidly, so the production managers should be able to drive and support continuous improvement and act as an active leader on the floor, at all times. A strong floor presence is necessary to help ensure the facility meets budgetary, safety, quality, and sanitary standards.
Background / Key Skills
- BS/BA in a related discipline
- 2-5 years of experience in food manufacturing
- Exceedingly motivated, hands-on, and results driven
- Ability to succeed in team-oriented environment
- Must be flexible and able to work in fast-paced environment
- Excellent communication skills