This really is an incredible opportunity for a highly experienced Production Manager to join one of Norfolk's leading manufacturing businesses.
With well-developed leadership skills and the ability to be able to work across multiple functions, you will report into the CEO and be responsible for the following areas: production, planning, manufacturing engineering, warehouse & goods receiving / dispatch and H & S
This is a pivotal role that will see you leading, managing and shaping all of the mentioned area's functions within the production department to support a high-volume manufacturing facility.
You will be comfortable operating within the demanding requirements of a busy and demanding sector, being commercially astute, familiar with a serial production environment, and driven to ensure factory targets and KPIs are met whilst ensuring the necessary procedures are rigorously followed.
To achieve this, you will be a personable manager who leads from the front and is able to develop the operational structure to ensure the business is prepared and able to deliver both current and future volume requirements.
To be a successful for this role, you must have the ability to build excellent relationships with all staekholders, both internal and external, have time served experience in leading a demanding serial volume production factory within either OEM or automotive companies and have engineering biased HNC/HND or equivalent experience
In addition, you will have excellent teamwork and interpersonal skills with an understanding of business ERP and MRP scheduling systems.
You will be someone who thrives in a challenging environment, be approachable and have a flexible attitude whilst being enthusiastic, ambitious and passionate about innovation, as well as motivated by a hardworking and a collaborative environment.
In return, you will be offered a very good salary and the opportunity to have the autonomy to really 'put your mark' on this business.