Production Manager

Production Manager
Greater Manchester
Production / CI
12 week notice
Would consider

I have worked in Manufacturing/production since leaving school, I’ve worked my way up from a general labourer to General Manager and Director of my own business.
I have continued to develop myself and learn new skills and have always applied these skills and developed those around me building winning teams. 
I have a passion and drive to be the best I can be in everything I do and have always made in impact wherever I have worked. 

Why are they a good candidate? 

  • Genuine desire to win with the tenacity to see things through to completion.
  • I am an excellent communicator and I believe success lies in developing your team through training, coaching, and mentoring.
  • I don’t assume to have all the answers and therefore my key objective is to build strong teams.
  • Outstanding time management skills and ability to oversee and manage several projects simultaneously
  • I am data driven and believe that when KPI’s are correctly measured they can be a great motivator and driver for continuous improvement.
  • NEBOSH certified
  • Degree in Strategic Management
  • Chartered Manager
  • Mental Health First Aider

3 greatest professional achievements:

  1. Bought Factory Pallets from receivers and turned it into an award-winning business in 18 months turning over £1.1M and winning business of the year Oldham Business awards.

  2. Applied lean manufacturing to make huge improvements to a previous business including; 100% OTIF, 100% Health and Safety and quality auditing (external), reduced labour spend by 40% by introducing automation and semi automation, reducing raw materials.

  3. I relocated a previous site and started from scratch quickly out stripping the main site in volume and performance, rebuilding redundant machinery and bringing in another 2 machines. Growing from 5 employees to 100 over 3 years, taking over more buildings and increasing T/O to over £5M.

3 most important things about next move:

  1. Opportunity to make a real difference and put my own stamp on things.

  2. Forward thinking company that believe that their employees are as important to the success of their business as their customers.

  3. Somewhere I can settle for the next 15+ years until I can retire.