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Bespoke Assembly Manager

Delaney Browne Appointments

Slough, Berkshire

Published
04-01-2019
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Delaney Browne Appointments
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Published:
04-01-2019
Expires:
01-02-2019
Job id:
LJA-69334043
Job type:
Permanent
Full-time
Salary level
£31,000 - £31,000  per year
Job sector:
Transport & Distribution

A great opportunity has become available for an experienced Assembly Manager (Food sector) to join a family run business - Using your Strong team management skills; able to motivate and lead by example to ensure team members perform to the best of their ability in line with company expectations.

Familiarity with production or packaging lines and/or knowledge of industry best practice is essential.

This is a permanent role, the hours are 8:30am-4:30pm Monday-Friday and is based in Slough.

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for overseeing the day-to-day running of the packing room and related operational decisions to ensure quality, safety and efficiency
  • Ongoing development and execution of improvement plans for the packing room; to include cost efficiencies, stock management, order taking, work flow & team management
  • Use Excel to create reports, track projects and support recommendations/proposals
  • Manage, train and motivate the packing room team (currently five x Packaging Operatives), to ensure KPIs are met or exceeded (including performance plans and disciplinaries).
  • Set new KPI's each year
  • Recruit new staff if required, undertaking first interviews, with final sign off from line manager
  • Brief the team daily/weekly and lead team meetings.
  • Meet the individuals quarterly to discuss and review KPIs.
  • Be the first point of contact for all packing room related issues or concerns and proactively communicate information within the department and between departments in a clear, concise and timely manner.
  • Organise workloads as necessary to ensure all orders are prepared and packed accurately and to the highest quality, then booked on to the system to be sent out .
  • Perform quality checks on completed jobs orders and ensure they are picked and despatched as requested. Then check completed orders have been picked for dispatch by vans and couriers.
  • Organise temps in peak season or where required & sign off time sheets.
  • Organise team holidays/overtime and work schedules to the benefit of the business.
  • Manage & order stock from the Warehouse, as required, to complete the jobs on orders
  • Manage & order packaging, as required, to ensure accurate stock holding to maintain ca 3 months' worth of stock at any one time. (Undertake monthly stock takes to assist with this & use SAP & Excel to assist with monitoring).

Skills & Experience

  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Strong team management skills; able to motivate and lead by example to ensure team members perform to the best of their ability in line with company expectations.
  • Familiar with production or packaging lines and/or knowledge of industry best practice.
  • Excellent Attention to detail
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Process driven; ability to prioritise, build workload schedules and work to tight deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work with and relate to people at all levels
  • Motivated, positive, can-do attitude

If you think this opportunity is suitable for you, then please do not hesitate to apply or contact us directly!

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Delaney Browne Appointments
Practical information
Published:
04-01-2019
Expires:
01-02-2019
Job id:
LJA-69334043
Job type:
Permanent
Full-time
Salary level
£31,000 - £31,000  per year
Job sector:
Transport & Distribution
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