Operations Manager/General Manager €80,000 (Blessington, Wicklow)

We are recruiting an Operations Manager / General Manager for a leading food manufacturer / distributer based in Blessington, Co Wicklow.


This role will report to the Managing Director and Board members, the right candidate will be responsible for managing the day to day running of the operation and associated processes


Management of production team / staff
Quality control
Stock control
Waste management
Enforcing HACCP/Production documentation
Staff training / Hygiene
Liaising with HSE/Food Technologist

Key Performance Indicators:

This person’s performance will be measured on the following

Ingredient Cost Per Meal v Target
Labour Cost Per Meal v Target
Expense Management v Target
Quality and Hygiene compliance v Standards
Waste Management
Staff Roster
Improving Process Flow/Efficiency
Purchasing Saving

The Candidate:

Process a significant track record with Operations Management
Proven people management experience leading, coaching and motivating
Must have the ability to work on own initiative
Strong organisational, planning and strategic reporting experience
Ability to creatively solve problems and implement continuous improvement
Display history of successful relationship building with both work colleagues and strategic partners
Excellent negotiation and influencing skills
Possess a technical mindset plus competence with IT / technology
Experience in working with Food Production in an FMCG environment a distinct advantage

Basic Salary is ranges between €75,000 - €85,000 DOE


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