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Production Manager
Location: London
Name: Hugh Nickerson
Company: Biscuiteers
Posted on 2018/03/28
 
 

Biscuiteers are a premium retail gifting business, the originalmulti award-winning luxury biscuit company offering hand-iced gifts. Available onlinefor worldwide delivery and from our two exclusive stores in Notting Hill andNorthcote Road, you will also findBiscuiteers stocked in Selfridges, Fortnum & Mason and Harrods, and we areproud to have created bespoke designs for outstandingbrands including Mulberry, Cartier, and Burberry.

Counterto the decline in consumer spending across the industry, we have welcomed exponentialgrowth of 36% this year to date and anticipate a further 30% growth in 2019, asshared by Founder Harriet Hastings in a recent Telegraph interview https://www.telegraph.co.uk/business/2018/03/14/luxury-british-biscuit-maker-turning-5m-year-set-grow/

Aspart of our exciting growth plans we are due to open a new production site, andan opportunity has arisen for a new Production Manager to lead this team. Aspart of this role you will:

  • Developa high performing production team with the capability to outline, flood,decorate, pack and despatch biscuits in line with the business needs
  • Makesure the team deliver the required production within the target times and thequality levels set
  • Providestrong, visible leadership on-site
  • Identifyand deliver efficiency improvements
  • Monitorand report on productivity, performance and waste to senior management
  • Linemanage the icing and packing teams, including creating rotas to meet productionplans, performance and absence management, inductions, training anddevelopment, and playing an active role in recruitment
  • Ensureall production is aligned to the Health & Safety and Food Safety policy
  • Overseethe goods-in process, manage stock on site and ensure accurate stocktakes Workwithin agreed budgets to manage costs and deliver savings and value

You will need:

  • Previousexperience of successfully managing a team of 20+ people, and of working aspart of a team to deliver a project
  • Tohave worked in a food production environment ideally within a bakery, and havethe ability to deliver improvements and streamline processes
  • Qualificationsin Health & Safety and Food Safety (level 3 minimum)
  • Soundfinancial understanding
  • Greatcommunication skills, both written and verbal
  • Apositive, proactive approach
  • Enthusiasmfor the role and for Biscuiteers

To apply, please email your CV and coveringletter to our retained consultant Hugh Nickerson at Conundrum Consulting Limited
apply@conundrum.co.uk quoting reference BSC-1803 in the email subject line
Alternatively, telephone 0207 3118 0874 with enquiries
Strictly no agencies please. All directand third party enquiries will be forwarded to Conundrum

 
Phone: 0207 3118 0874     Email: apply@conundrum.co.uk
 
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