Managing Director

Our client is a leading food manufacturer with several sites across the UK and Ireland. A unique opportunity has arisen for an ambitious Managing Director to lead their large-scale manufacturing facility.


Managing Director


Overview (A detailed spec is available on request):

  • Ensure the site operates to achieve all financial and related objectives
  • Direct the implementation of business strategy, encompassing both a Commercial and Operational Plan (reporting as appropriate to the Board)
  • Ensure that site financial metrics are regularly analysed and appropriate measures taken to monitor and reduce costs
  • Undertake regular reviews of the site’s competitive environment and where appropriate take measures to improve market position & competitiveness
  • Lead senior management and encourage a high-performance culture
  • Work with the other sites to coordinate and formalise plans and activities that further the goals and objectives and overall performance of the Group
  • Establish and monitor clear targets for the site


The ideal candidate:

  • Strong track record successfully leading a multi-functional team within a large-scale food manufacturing operation (protein-based business where an understanding of carcass maximisation is critical)
  • Significant experience working within & leading a performance-based culture, achieving agreed objectives within financial constraints
  • Experience managing the P&L and being both Operationally and Commercially responsible for the business
  • Direct experience of driving change management at a senior level
  • Strong awareness and understanding of compliance issues and adhering to statutory requirements
  • Strong track record successfully managing relationships with a supply base, retailers & customers


This is a senior executive appointment within the business and the remuneration and benefits on offer will be flexed to attract suitably qualified candidates.


You may call, in strict confidence, +44 (0)28 3025 2407 / Conor MacNamara +44 (0)7968 160122 / Greg Quinn +44 (0)7900 361608 / Pat O’Kane +44 (0)7768 262758 for a discussion.


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