4 months ago
At Britvic, we offer exceptional careers to people with exceptional talent. From Pepsi to Robinsons or J2O to Tango, Britvic's brands have all become truly household names. You will almost certainly have enjoyed drinking one of the market-leading brands we produce, and it's thanks to the commitment and passion of the people in our business that these brands achieve such success.
We are now investing significantly in our manufacturing and supply chain future. With significant investment taking place across our UK production operation, including the installation of 2 new state of the art production lines at our largest site in Rugby, it makes it an exciting time to be part of our business.
As part of the investment we need to ensure we have the right people in place to deliver our future strategy and we are now looking for a Production Unit Manager. As a Production Unit Manager, you will be coming into an environment of renewed energy, but also challenges and change. As we go through our investment programme there will be many opportunities to shine, but it will also pull on your powers of resilience, process control and team management - all to ensure that we continue to be a world-class and plant and people progress.
You will lead a direct team of team leaders with indirect control of circa 15-30 Shift Team Leaders and Engineers. You will have control of the plant and be visible leader, able to take on the strategic view as well as front line leadership and motivation.
Your key areas of focus will be across team development, continuous and lean improvement, quality and safety leadership, planning, technical development, asset care, consistent metrics achievement, analysis and reporting, cross-functional interaction, budget control and leading the management team to ensure plant plans are met.
Our Britvic Values are centred around Be Proud, Be Bold, Be Disciplined, Act With Pace, Be Open, Win Together. Have a think about them, if they drive you as well then, we would be a great match. Key areas of focus will be across:
You will have experience from a fast-paced production management environment, where you will have led diverse teams, challenged technical capability, world class quality and improved performance.
We are open to the industry from which you've come from - so you don't have to have had food or beverage production exposure. So, anything aligned to a fast paced environment in automotive, aerospace, materials, packaging, pharmaceutical or chemicals would be absolutely fine.
You will be able to demonstrate how you have led and improved through continuous and lean improvement, driven excellence and developed your management team and processes you work with.
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Britvic is a very exciting and supportive place to be and we offer a very comprehensive package for this position, including a highly competitive basic salary, company bonus scheme, enhanced pension contributions, share save schemes, annual pay reviews, healthcare, vouchers and a whole host of flexible benefits.
We’re committed to providing equal opportunities to all applicants and employees – in fact this is at the heart of our company culture and values, and we welcome applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds.