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Operations Manager

East Midlands

  • Reference: 385768
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Salary: Excellent + benefits

  • Location: Nottingham

The company

Nigel Wright are pleased to be working with a well known food manufacturing business that are looking to recruit an Operations Manager. As a business they have experienced significant growth and have worked hard to maintain their family friendly culture which has created an entrepreneurial approach to new working practices supported by an efficient decision-making process.

The role

Taking ownership for one of the most visible sites within the Group, the successful candidate will play a key role in creating an operational blue-print that can be rolled out across other manufacturing facilities. Ideally suited to an experienced Manufacturing Manager, looking to take that next step in a business that will offer long term career progression.


This role would suit a natural leader, that is able to bring stability and collaboration in a small manufacturing facility. Labour intensive, every member of staff on this site plays an integral part in ensuring success, and it is the role of the Operations Manager to ensure that success is achieved. With exposure to the CEO, there is a real opportunity to shine and position yourself as a future leader, looking after multiple sites. 

In order to be considered for this role, successful candidates must be able to demonstrate:

  • Management experience within a food manufacturing business
  • An understanding and appreciation for quality standards
  • The ability to drive productivity to ensure the site achieves its growth plans

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