Production Manager

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  • Location: ROI

  • Salary: €70k + bonus + benefits

  • Sector: Manufacturing

  • Closing Date:

  • Job type: 

    Production / Management
  • Contact: Janette McCleave

  • Contract Type: Permanent

Our client is one of Ireland’s manufacturing success stories who are currently in the market for an experienced Production Manager. The successful Production Manager will manage production across 2 facilities, ensuring the optimisation of output and efficiency, while minimising waste and ensuring customer expectations are met on time and in full.

This is a unique opportunity for a well rounded Production Manager with previous experience at senior level in the FMCG sector. The role will be based in Drogheda.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure forecasted production volume is delivered on time, to specification and at optimum cost in line with targeted manufacturing KPIs
  • Drive lean principles, continuous improvement and KPI awareness across teams.
  • Work closely with Supply Chain to optimise production schedule and work force planning to achieve labour costs targets.
  • Lead, motivate and develop the production leadership teams.
  • Ensure there are adequate skills, providing training and coaching for team members.
  • Ensure that there are robust open communication forums and feedback mechanisms across all shifts to support continuous improvements and a culture of openness.
  • Working with the Head of Operations, develop and implement a production strategy, reviewing long term forecasts ensuring that production capacity and resources are in place and in line with business demands.
  • Preparation and control of production budgets and KPIs
  • Work with Quality Control to continuously improve quality control standards and good manufacturing practices
Criteria:
  • Third level qualification in a technical or business-related discipline e.g. Engineering, Business, Science, Production Management.
  • 10+ years experience in high-volume FMCG manufacturing environment (5 years in senior supervisory/management) in a multi-shift, multi-skilled team environment
  • Proven leadership experience as well as hands-on experience of staff development, engagement and change management
  • Must be able to meet deadlines under pressure
  • Excellent communication, time management, organisation and presentation skills
  • Experience of financial budgetary control and management
  • Ability to form relationships with stakeholders and work with cross functional teams, up to and including board level.
  • Excellent IT skills

Salary is in the region of €70k + bonus + benefits to be discussed upon application. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Production Manager to grow with a company with an exciting client base, and increasing market share in it’s sector.

For further information please email your CV through the link or call +44 2890 826044.

By applying for this role you are consenting to Energis Recruitment holding your details for a period of 12 months to be considered for other roles. As a candidate you have the right to consent or object to this.


By applying for this role you are consenting to Energis Recruitment holding your details for a period of 12 months to be considered for other roles. As a candidate you have the right to consent or object to this.

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