Operations Manager

Location County Armagh, County Armagh
Job Type Permanent
Salary £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Published about 1 year ago
Contact Glenda Reddington
Job Ref GR9

Job Description

Operations Manager

Salary - £40,000 to £45,000 negotiable depending on experience

Location: Co.Armagh

Grafton Specialist recruitment has been retained to recruit an Operations Manager for a company based in Co Armagh. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Operations Manager to join a diverse company and develop their career further.

The role

You will be responsible for


  • Improve processes and KPI's.
  • Implement Operational Improvements
  • Managing all areas of production, with significant time spent in Production areas, interacting with staff
  • Delivery of cost, quality and time based improvements in all business areas
  • Management of a team of staff with continuous review of staff performance, identify training and development needs across all staff within production and ensure the related training is delivered.
  • Ensuring multiple orders are effectively managed and delivered to customer requirements in line with contractual obligations
  • Significant input into the coordination and planning of production of over 100 products.
  • Controlling costs throughout material usage, productivity, labour, downtime and waste.
  • Keep to and manage a lean operational procedure.
  • Producing monthly reports and ensuring all records are detailed to agreed standards.

Essential Criteria

It is essential that the candidate can prove strong man management in their previous employment.

  • Excellent customer facing, communication, project and people management skills
  • Experience managing teams in a heavy manufacturing environment
  • Be working within Operations/Logistics senior level position
  • Has experience of the Food services market, candidates from fresh chilled foods will be of particular interest
  • Experience of working with KPI management and good analytical skills

The Rewards

The successful candidate will enjoy a competitive starting salary circa £40,000 to £45,000 per annum depending on experience

For more information please contact Glenda Reddington on 02890 323333