Site General Manager - JO-1612-1610
Ref: JO-1612-1610 | Production and Manufacturing, Food Manufacturing |
|Listed by 2 Sisters Food Group |
|2 Sisters make everything from pizza to pies from poultry to puddings from ready meals to ranges of soup. They have over 23k employees throughout the UK.Founded in the early 1990s they are the leading food manufacturing company in the uk having a strong presence in poultry and frozen food categories. We are also committed to delivering the highest quality products to the British public and to our retail and food service customers. Our customers include Aldi Tesco and Waitrose.|
It takes more than a certain something to create one of the UK’s biggest and brightest food companies in little more than 20 years. It takes people who want to lead the food manufacturing industry, entrepreneurial spirits who make things happen with agility and pace. Individuals who seek out challenge - and thrive on it. In fact, it takes the 2 Sisters Food Group and professionals like you: people managers excited about making an impact in the food production industry.
This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced General Manager to join our fantastic Five Star fish site in Grimsby. This site is currently turning over £80 million with the aim to getting over the £100 million mark shortly. With a lucrative £45 million M&S contract secured we need someone with the strategic leadership skills to take this site onwards and upwards through a period of tremendous growth and transformation.
Five Star is now a prominently chilled production factory, with its own cold storage of 3,500 pallets, new upgraded production lines along with an increase of pack out lines from 1 to 4, along with £5million site investment, now is certainly an exciting time to join!!
You will have 6 direct reports, with the site now standing 500 strong, with over 400 SKU’s.
With the support of the management team, the General Manager is responsible for delivering a profitable growing business through excellent leadership, establishing a clear vision for the site’s future development and setting and delivering the operational standards for the site.
Suitable candidates will have extensive General Manager Experience within a frozen/chilled food environment.
We are also looking for individuals who:
- Have a proven track record of leading by example, effectively communicating at all levels and building strong working relationships.
- Are change orientated and highly motivated with excellent customer focus and a high level of organisational skills.
- Have a determined approach together with a drive to deliver results in a fast paced environment.