Manufacturing Manager

My client, a global manufacturing company, is looking to recruit a Manufacturing Manager for their site in Kent. Role description My client, a global manufacturing company, is looking to recruit a Manufacturing Manager for their site in Kent. This new position has been introduced to the business in order to drive the company forward in achieving exciting growth plans. The role will be responsible for a team of up to 100 people across a variety of manufacturing processes including machining, injection moulding, electroplating and assembly. * You will be responsible for developing and implementing a strategy to maximise efficiencies including delivering improvements in productivity, OTIF, waste, health and safety etc. * You will drive a culture of continuous improvement, empowerment and employee participation by leading, developing and motivating the site team, ensuring optimum manufacturing performance is achieved. * By identifying, and acting on, opportunities for improvement and cost reduction you will also assist the business in creating value both internally and for the customer base. Who we're looking for My client, a global manufacturing company, is looking to recruit a Manufacturing Manager for their site in Kent. The successful candidate will come from a Manufacturing or Production Management background and will be able to demonstrate how they have made a difference in driving companies forward. * Change Management * Lean Manufacturing and Continuous Improvement techniques * Multi Batch, Multi Process manufacturing environment * Ideally have an understanding of machining, injection moulding, electroplating and assembly * Proven experience in reducing direct labour costs * Exceptional communications skill * The ability to lead, motivate and inspire the team and colleagues at every level. The successful candidate may be employed in a similar position or ready to take the next step in their career.

Job Type : Permanent

Location : Kent, Canterbury, Maidstone, Ashford, Tunbridge Wells, Medway, Dartford, South East England

Salary : 55,000-60,000 + Package

Date Advertised : 17 May 2014


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