Tag Archive Lean Manufacturing

AVAILABLE – General / Factory Manager, Food, Turnarounds, Investment, Lean, £80k +bens

Having significant site turnaround expertise through implementing Lean Manufacturing Techniques, has moved a number of non-profit sites back into profitability. In deploying Lean has always focused on stabilising new achievements to becoming sustained and manageable going forwards. In empowering people with new skills has significantly reduced waste, improved profit margins and sales volumes.

Is available Mid-April and looking for Permanent roles at factory / site management level.

Having held Factory Manager / Site Director / on both an Interim & Perm level with significant achievements, is looking for a role at a similar level within a factory / group I need of quick sustainable improvements and ‘step changes’ operationally.

With significant experience in adding value through investment in sites and equipment, is capable of upping plant performance in adding in new plant and machinery. Has managed investments from £2-£50 million.

Available – 22nd April

Locations – Ipswich / Humberside / East Coast / Lincolnshire / Midlands / Yorkshire / Northants / Cambs

?Where are your sites based?

Ref: MJR-CP-20153

Available – Interim General Manager / Factory Manager, UK Wide, £Enquire

A Senior General Manager / Operations Factory Manager with +25 years in delivering significant turnaround management for loss making sites. Significant improvement experience in taking sites through Lean Manufacturing and has repositioned a number of poor performing sites back into profitable sites.  Delivers sustainable improvements.

Individually is an inspirational and motivated self-managing leader seeking to exceed expectations. A driver of Employee Safety, Food Safety, Profit, People development, Customer Relationships  and Continuous improvement.  Focuses on developing people and processes whilst implementing lean structures and operational excellence within companies. Is focused on driving reduced costs, enhanced commercial partnerships and implements new core values and Ci programmes. 

Previous Positons Held:

  • Interim Production Manager
  • General Manager
  • Interim Operations Director
  • Perm Operations Director
  • Operations Manager
  • Factory Manager

Fully qualified to Degree Level, and also Lean Management techniques: Kanban, SIC, JIT, Six Sigma, 5S, Ceedaq, Standard Manning – All with proven results.

Available – Immediately

Location – Available / Working Nationally

Ref: MJR-CP-20154

AVAILABLE – Interim Quality Manager – Food Manufacturing, Notts, £enquire

Interim Quality Manager – Food Manufacturing

(Available for Perm / Interim roles)

+20 years working in Material Quality for food manufacturers supplying all retailers and food service companies. Experienced in audit preparation, compliance and full Qualty management and transitions within any food manufacturing sector.

  • BRC Preparation (announced / unannounced)
  • Traceability Upgrades
  • QMS Implementations & Upgrades
  • HACCP Systems Overhaul / Installation
  • Specification Approval
  • Allergen Management
  • M&S Complaince
  • Technical KPI Management & Improvements
  • Systems Migration from QC to QA, Leveraging Operational Quality Ownership
  • Lean Manufacturing Operations Improvements


Previous Roles:

  • Interim Quality Manager
  • Interim Technical Services Manager
  • Raw Materials Quality Manager
  • Supply Chain Technologist
  • Raw Materials QA Team Leader
  • Production Supervisor



  • Chartered Institute Of Environmental Health – Basic Food Hygiene
  • Chartered Institute Of Environmental Health – Intermediate Food Hygiene With Credit
  • Chartered Institute Of Environmental Health – Advanced Food Hygiene             
  • CCFRA – Supplier Quality Assurance
  • Royal Society For The Promotion of Health – Certificate In Essential HACCP Practice
  • Royal Society For The Promotion of Health – Intermediate Certificate In Applied HACCP Principles
  • City & Guilds – NVQ – Level 1 Food & Drink Manufacturing
  • City & Guilds – NVQ – Level 2 Food & Drink Manufacturing
  • Law Labs – Internal Auditing Course
  • NEBS Management – Introductory Team Leader Award
  • Institute Of Leadership Management Core Management Programme

Avaialability:   Immediatly available

Rate:      £Enquire




ref: MJR-CP-20112