Ref: 211
Name: Factory Manager
Summary: Placing People MK is acting as an employment agency for this role. All enquiries regarding this position, please contact Lisa or Emma at Placing People MK 01908 671900.
Term: Permanent
Salary: £25,000-£35,000
Start Date: 30/06/2013
Area: Leighton Buzzard

Our client is a family owned business and have been a leading manufacturer of upholstered seating for over 40 years.

We are currently looking to recruit a professional and experienced FACTORY MANAGER, who will be responsible for our experienced team of cutters, machinists, upholsterers and assemblers. The successful candidate will have 'hands on' experience of running a factory and preferably possess a good understanding of the furniture industry. They will be required to work with and report to the Production Manager managing the workflow of the team, overseeing the entire production process to ensure our customers receive their furniture within the agreed timescale, to the correct specification and to our high quality standards.

  • To ensure all products are produced and packed to meet customer orders on time every time to optimum efficiency.
  • Ensure the highest quality standards are embedded through the factory
  • Identify, where necessary further ways to improve products and processes
  • Develop and mentor your direct reports to achieve personal and operational excellence

Skills Required

  • Strong Leadership and motivational skills
  • Excellent people management abilities
  • Proven track record of running a factory
  • Practical approach to problem solving
  • Hands on experience
  • Quality and commercial awareness
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