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Production Team Leader

Job Title

Production Team Leader

RecruiterPod Talent
Industry SectorFMCG - Non Food, Manufacturing
Salary£25,000 to £30,000 per annum
LocationsKent, South East (Excl London)
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesOperations
Date Posted22 September 2017

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Production Team Leader

Ashford Kent

The company

We have partnered with an FMCG Manufacturer that is one of the world leaders in their field. Since 2010 they have grown through acquisitions and extremely smart developments, and who now enjoy a revenue turnover of around $9 billion, a rich entrepreneurial heritage and an iconic portfolio.

The Role
  • Perform first/front line management of a team of around 25 within a ‘cell.’
  • Develop, participate and drive any continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Running production lines to achieve or exceed relevant targets.
  • Reconcile completed production orders within defined acceptable limits
  • Participate and lead lean manufacturing improvement such as SMED, 5S, AM, and any projects designed to create flow within the value stream.
  • Able to allocate cell labour efficiently
  • Perform first line management of absence, discipline, grievance, performance management in line with company policies and procedures.

The Ideal Candidate
  • Minimum of 2 years management front line management experience within a manufacturing environment.
  • Excellent numeracy & literacy skills.
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills and be able to manage cross functional relationships
  • Is autonomous, action-orientated and pragmatic
  • Escalates issues before they become obstructions to production.
  • Can deal with or manage cross-functional resources

If you have the relevant man management experience in industrial or warehousing environment, with particular focus on FMCG, then this really could be an exciting step for you! Please send your application to[email removed]

Pod Talent are independent specialist recruiters in the Supply Chain, Procurement, Logistics, Manufacturing and R&D space covering roles internationally from entry to board level. We recruit for roles including Supply Chain, Demand Planning, Inventory Management, Direct and Indirect Procurement, Category Management, Logistics, Distribution, Warehousing, Production, Packaging, NPD and Quality Assurance. Please visit our website for all of our vacancies.

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Tel: 0203 627 2420
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