VANRATH are delighted to be assisting a prestigious Food based FMCG Manufacturing Company in NI and Ireland with the recruitment of a Operations Team Lead. This is a prestigious organisation and the successful individual will reap the rewards of a company that is thriving and places immense value on their staff.
Monday - Friday - Role is based in Ballymena
This is a Permanent position.
£25,000 - £30,000 + Fantastic Benefits Package & Progression Opportunities in at a growing site
As a member of the Operations team, the Operations Team Lead will have full responsibility for managing production operations and staff within the area of responsibility to achieve the performance targets set by the Production Manager.
The Ideal Person:
Experience at a similar level within a FMCG / manufacturing / production environment.
- Excellent communication skills, ability to liaise with varying stakeholders at all levels, both internal and external.
- Problem Solving Skills
- Organisational skills and the ability to multi-task
For further information on this vacancy please apply via the link below or contact Jack Groves for a confidential discussion via Vanrath.
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