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General Manager

Published on: 19th October 2021

Key Details

Type Permanent
Industry Agri-Food
Location Co . Down, United Kingdom


Competitive salary subject to negotiation and dependent on experience.

4c Executive is representing a proud family-owned food manufacturing business with sites in NI and England to appoint a General Manager for its County Down site.

As the market leader in its category, this a business which doesn’t bow to convention, their approach to customers, employees and creating their products is focused on exceptional quality and service, building trust and, upmost, doing this as one team.

As the business has continued to grow and evolve, the requirement for the General Manager role has arisen to lead transformational change and support the adaptation of technological innovation to drive efficiency and quality throughout the plant. In addition, one of the key challenges to address will be the long-term sustainability of the supply chain.

The General Manager will be an exemplary and collaborative leader with the ability to engender trust internally and externally. In addition to having a strong operational background and leading a large multi-functional team, the individual will have a high degree of emotional intelligence in order to empathetically implement the necessary changes.

In addition the successful candidate should have the following skills and experience:

  • Significant senior management experience within an operational role preferably within the food manufacturing industry.
  • Experience in successfully translating strategy into a coherent business plan and implementing across the business to achieve intended results.
  • Demonstrable experience of operations management and implementing continuous improvement methodologies to drive performance and efficiencies along with leading and embedding significant organisational wide change.
  • Proven track record of managing costs, taking responsibility for achieving financial/business results.

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