Senior Production Manager

Job Title: Senior Production Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tenterden, England
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Start Date: 2020-02-27
Reference: TS-19
Contact Name: Thomas Southgate
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 27, 2020 17:41

Job Description

Senior Production Manager
  • £80,000 + Package
  • Leadership opportunity within a global manufacturing organisation
  • Excellent chance to join a growing business that offer’s long-term progression in a growing market-sector
NES Global Talent are currently partnered with a growing Life Science business as they begin their search for a Senior Production Manager to join their team. This is a key appointment for the business that will drive manufacturing and production as the company looks to continue their expansion.

The Company:

Our client are a global manufacturing business with several sites in the UK. This is a key business unit that provides business-critical components throughout their global supply-chain.

The Role:
The Senior Production Manager is a key appointment for the business that will focus on providing strategic leadership across a busy production facility. You will have specific responsibility for:
  • Ensuring products are manufactured to the required quality, cost and delivery targets
  • Providing strategic leadership and support to ensure long-term production objectives are met
  • Managing and guiding a team of Production and Engineering professionals
  • Leading on Continuous Improvement and Sustainable production initiatives
The Candidate
The successful candidate is likely to be a Senior Manager in their current role, and will be operating across both Production and Operations facilities. You are likely to come from a regulated industry  - Pharmaceuticals/Medical Devices and will have an excellent knowledge of Lean and CI techniques.

You will also be able to demonstrate:
  • Previous experience of leading and managing a team of engineers to achieve and conquer complex production challenges is essential
  • Previous budgetary responsibility is preferable but not essential
  • A background of managing complex project engineering problems is ideal
If you would like to be considered for the opportunity, please don’t hesitate to contact Tom at NES Global Talent, or hit apply to send your CV directly.

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