Head of Operations (Food Manufacturing )
Silverdale, England, United Kingdom
5d ago


Head of Operations (Food Manufacturing)

Based Silverdale

About The Hut Group :

THG's primary focus is health, beauty, prestige and nutrition-related consumer goods. The company owns and operates many leading brands including LookFantastic.

com, Grow Gorgeous, Mio Skincare, ESPA and MyProtein.com - The world’s #1 online sports nutrition brand.

Operations are at the heart of our customers’ experience here at THG. We manufacture a wide range of sports nutrition and cosmetic consumer goods that we then despatch to our customers in over 200 countries worldwide from our purpose-built, innovative Manufacturing and Distribution Centres.

Reporting directly to the UK Head of Manufacturing, you will have full autonomy for the Manufacturing functions at both Claremont (Stoke) and David Berrymans (Luton).

You will be based in Stoke but will also need to spend time at our site in Luton and also at our main Manufacturing Site in Warrington when required.

Main Responsibilities :

  • Ensuring Manufacturing performance and Quality goals are met
  • Adopt THG Manufacturing standard processes
  • Responsible for managing a team of 50 employees rising to 100.
  • Accountable for annual operational budget.
  • Accountable for raw materials inventory.
  • Involved in setting the short and long term Manufacturing strategy for the sites, in line with the Global Manufacturing strategy.
  • Responsible for proactively proposing capital expenditure projects to increase capacity / capability.
  • Develop profit improvement plan for both sites.
  • Provide outstanding leadership to team members, including opportunities for coaching and development, to maximise work output and work quality
  • Requirements

    To be considered for this role you will need to demonstrate that you have the following experience and / skills

  • Exceptional leadership skills
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication
  • Strong client-facing skills
  • Extensive management experience
  • Team-oriented
  • Results-oriented
  • Decision making
  • What We Offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Employee discounts
  • Company bonus scheme
  • Company pension scheme
  • Unfortunately because of the high volumes of applications our opportunities attract, we are sometimes unable to respond to every application.

    If you haven't heard from us within 14 days of applying, please consider your application to have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

    Should you have any specific questions about this or other applications for positions within THG please contact one of our Talent team to discuss further.

    THG is committed to creating a diverse & inclusive environment and hence welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

    THG is proud to be a Disability Confident Committed employer. If you are invited to interview, please let us know if there are any reasonable adjustments we can make to the recruitment process that will enable you to perform to the best of your ability.

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