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JOB TITLE: Operations Manager   SALARY: Excellent Salary available    ADDED: 03-01-2022

JOB TYPE: Permanent LOCATION: Taunton, Somerset, England

Operations Manager - Taunton - £ Neg DOE
Manucomm recruitment is looking to recruit a Operations Manager for a global manufacturing company based near Taunton in Wellington.  The successful Operations manager will have significant experience in a FMCG environment and ideally have a food, drink, personal care or pharmaceutical products background.  Reporting to the General Manager; the Operations Manager combines the concentrate manufacturing from raw materials to the production packing lines and ensures that every process in between is met with a focus on delivering a safe working environment with quality at the heart of everything we do with a culture of dedication, teamwork and operational excellence.  With a team of shift supervisors reporting to you you'll lead the team in delivering and exceeding the site P&L and EBITDA targets. 
Key duties / skills: The successful Operations manager MUST have:
·FMCG experience gained in the food, drink, liquid, pharmaceutical, aerosol sector
·Must have previously worked at a senior level
·CI Continuous Improvement experience would be helpful as would knowledge of LEAN principle
·Must be Self motivated and have great communication skills
·Proficient in MS Office and other Computer based MRP / ERP systems
·Excellent people management skills
This is an excellent role, working Monday - Friday (37hrs).  There are very good benefits on offer including competitive salary, 35 days holiday, free onsite parking, canteen, pension.  This role is commutable from Exeter, Taunton, Bristol, Yeovil, Taunton, Barnstaple.  This role may suit a candidate that has previously worked as a Manufacturing manager, Production manager, Operations Director, Site manager