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A734 - Feed Mill Production Manager - North East Scotland

De Lacy Executive seek an experienced, hands-on Feed Production Manager to join a highly successful, leading UK company which is benefiting from rapid and sustained expansion.

De Lacy Executive seek an experienced, hands-on Feed Production Manager to join a highly successful, leading UK company which is benefiting from rapid and sustained expansion.

You will be required to efficiently and effectively manage the daily production and distribution functions for a monogastric animal compound feed mill, ensuring compliance with industry legislation codes of practice.

This is an exciting role that could offer the successful candidate a solid and progressive career opportunity.

The role and responsibilities:

Oversee production runs ensuring optimum mill efficiency and that farm requirements are met.

Supervise the production of supporting documents for feed production deliveries and development of Key performance indicators.

Manage stocks of raw materials and oversee in-take schedules ensuring a just in time approach to stock management whilst ensuring availability of materials to maintain production schedules

In conjunction with HR, to be responsible for the management, training development of the mill team

Oversee planned and preventative maintenance schedules (including calibration of equipment) in order to achieve maximum production throughputs

Implement and supervise planned cleaning schedules

Work with the Operations QC Supervisor mill staff to ensure hygiene standards (including pest control) are maintained

Ensure all legislation codes of practice (UFAS, VMD and LA) are followed and all aspects of the site Quality Management System are complied with

Ensure bio-security hygiene precautions on farms are observed at all times

Liaise with the Site Director Senior Management Team to drive continuous cost improvements throughout the milllng function

Collaborate with the Site Director Finance Manager to produce timely budget and financial forecasts

Work with the site management team to identify problems or inefficiencies and implement solutions

Adopt and communicate a culture of compliance and high standards in all aspects of Occupational Health and Safety

Candidate Requirements:

Proven management experience in a production environment is essential

A background in agriculture or feed milling will be an advantage

Good financial understanding and business acumen

Qualifications and/or experience in health safety, environmental requirements and HACCP is desirable

Excellent communication and team working skills

Strong negotiation skills

Natural decision-maker, able to exercise judgement and take responsibility for the consequences of actions and decisions

Determined and resilient, with the drive to complete tasks

Excellent analytical and numeric skills

Good IT skills

Remuneration:

An excellent remuneration package is on offer to include a highly competitive salary and life assurance.

For more information and an informal confidential discussion please call:

Amanda Latham on: Office 01885 483440, DDI 01885 485524 Mobile 07730 218934

To apply:

Please e-mail your CV and covering letter to:

amandalatham@delacyexecutive.co.uk

Thank you.

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Summary

  • Ref: A734
  • Type: Manufacturing/Facilities/Production Manager
  • Salary: An excellent remuneration package is on offer to include a highly competitive salary and life assurance.
  • Location: UK. Willing to relocate to most UK locations, SCOTLAND,