Production Manager

  • Job Reference: SB87952
  • Date Posted: 30 May 2018
  • Location: Tenterden, Kent
  • Salary: £35,000 to £50,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Excellent basic offered + benefits
  • Sector: Food Manufacture
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Suzie Britton
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 0208 547 3399

Job Description

Manufacturing / Production Manager – Kent


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a forward thinking and enthusiastic Manufacturing / Production Manager to join a leading sausage manufacturing company in Kent.

This role is key to the future growth and success of the business.


General Role Purpose


Overseeing the production of sausage and sausage related products.  

Focused on delivering further efficiencies into the production process whilst ensuring technical compliance and the development of processes to enable further suitable industry accreditations be gained. 


Duties and responsibilities


To review staffing, competence and work pattern requirements

Manage the overall running of the production facility

Ensure continuous improvement across all aspects of production

Compliance with all relevant legislation

Introduce suitable industry accreditations (BRC, SALSA etc)


Lead, develop and promote a healthy company culture


Develop long term plans to extend company and production capability


Project leadership responsibility


To ensure routine compliance with Environment, Health, Safety, Security and Quality Standards


Skills and Attributes


5 years food production management experience

Strong leadership and people skills

Industry specific training and accreditations

Background in Frozen and / or chilled foods


This is a huge opportunity to join an established and well known business at a time of investment and improvement. You will have a real desire to deliver results and use the skills gained during your career in the Food Manufacturing industry.