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Production Manager - HACCP

London   •  £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits  •  Permanent, Full time


A rapidly growing, London start-up that has huge exposure in the packaging industry is currently recruiting for a Production Manager to join its team. This company has an ambitious mission to 'make packaging disappear' and is responsible for the development of biodegradable materials - applied into packaging to eradicate single-use plastics.

As Production Manager, you will manage a small team of operators with the view to double headcount of this group by the end of this year. To be successful, you will possess previous experience acting as a Production Supervisor/Manager (ideally in a food manufacturing background) managing, coaching and motivating a team with the ability to oversee manage schedules.

Production Manager responsibilities

  • Manage a growing production team - currently 3 production operators but expected to increase to at least 6 by the end of the year.
  • Organise tasks and make a weekly rota, motivate the team daily, be accountable for implementing the food safety policy, and organising the packing and shipping of the outbound product.
  • Managing the production team, giving daily task instructions, and monitoring performance.
  • Making schedules with the Operations Lead to arrange and prioritise tasks.
  • Organising the production space.
  • Implementation and daily verification of the food safety policies
  • Update registers & logs daily / weekly.
  • Packing product at the end of the day and ensuring it is ready for collection / delivery.
  • Measuring output and collecting data on performance efficiency.
  • Oversee quality control measures.
  • Prepare and facilitate external audits from clients/regulatory bodies.
  • Communicating production issues with the Operations Lead and Commercial Team, as necessary.

Production Manager requirements

  • Previous experience acting as a Production Supervisor/Manager within a food manufacturing environmental.
  • Experience implementing HACCPs and Food Safety certifications (BRC or SALSA).
  • Proactive attitude with the mindset of 'getting tasks done' approach.
  • Good operational mindset and attention to detail
  • Good time management and comfortable working with tight schedules

In return, there is a huge opportunity to join a disruptive start-up in the packaging industry that is actively leading the way in developing alternative materials to eradicate single-use plastics. The organisation has plans to rapidly expand and expects this role to progress quickly into a senior appointment as the company grows.

£Competitive + Shares + Pension + State of the art facility

Production Manager/HACCP/Food Manufacturing


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  • Agency: Cranleigh Scientific
  • Reference: 6927
  • Posted: 24th May 2021
  • Expires: 21st June 2021

Cranleigh Scientific

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