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Groups Operations Manager - Feed - West Midlands

De Lacy Executive
West Midlands Region
The package on offer reflects the seniority and skills required for this role.
Closing date
9 Jun 2022
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Progression at it's best - this is the ultimate milling operations manager position. You'll be solely responsible for this animal feed company's operations over various sites across the country and will predominantly be working in the West Midlands - the package reflects the seniority and skills required for this role.

A giant in their field and well-known industry wide, this illustrious client is seeking a highly motivated individual who has a strong ability to lead from the front in a company with a flat management structure. You will have the ability to drive milling efficiency gains and plan production and transport requirements for the future needs of the business as well as the skill to manage staff, production, transport and health and safety effectively and successfully and efficiently.

I want to speak with you if you have a minimum of 5 years previous experience in this field from a similar industry in either feed, raw materials, or flour milling - other sectors will also be considered. You may already manage a site and are looking for the next step or already managing multiple sites and looking for a fresh challenge, either way please do get in touch.

Your Responsibilities Include, but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for all department managers, with review/approval responsibility for all operations employees
  • Communicate job expectations; planning, monitoring, appraising, and reviewing job contributions.
  • Keep up to date with changes taking place in the sector and enforce policies and procedures.
  • Contribute operations information and recommendations to strategic plans and reviews; prepare and complete action plans; implement production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards; resolve problems and identify trends.
  • Forecast requirements; prepare an annual budget; schedule expenditures; analyse variances; initiating corrective actions.
  • Responsible for all aspects of the transport fleet from compliance to the profit and loss account.
  • Analyse manufacturing processes and implement plans to improve working efficiency.
  • Manage relationships with key suppliers.
  • Maintain safe and healthy work environment by establishing, following, and enforcing standards and procedures, complying with legal regulations.
  • Manage staff levels and hours to meet sales requirements.

The package on offer reflects the seniority and skills required for this role and will depend on prior experience.


Please call Jadine Huxtable on 01885 485 525 or email:

De Lacy Executive will upload your CV to our database and retain some data about you in order to process your application.

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Please be assured that all contact is treated in complete confidence and your details will not be passed to a third party without your prior permission.

Please note that this advertisement is not a job description and you should satisfy yourself about the full details at interview.

De Lacy Executive is an Approved member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, which promotes high standards in recruitment practice, and is registered with the Information Commissioners Office. De Lacy Executive complies with all relevant data protection legislation.


De Lacy Executive is the professional Agri-Business recruitment consultancy.

Since 2000 we have been recruiting within the agriculture, horticulture, fruit, fresh produce, primary food and other rural sectors in the UK and Internationally. We arguably have the largest database of candidates and regular employer clients.

In this period we have been privileged to help countless companies and jobseekers to achieve their employment goals.

We engage at all levels from trainee through to senior executive and in disciplines from production to technical and commercial.

Our team of nine is friendly, knowledgeable and experienced. We welcome your enquiries and offer our very best advice and service whatever the employment situation.

Most of us are agriculturalists by upbringing and education and have experience of working in the sector we serve before entering the recruitment industry.  We are well trained in recruitment practice and De Lacy Executive is the only Agricultural Recruitment business to be Approved by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation which promotes high standards within the recruitment industry.

We maintain the highest levels of confidentiality and are registered and conform to the requirements of the Data Protection Act.

 “Integrity, Knowledge and Confidentiality”.

We look forward to hearing from you.

De Lacy Executive Ltd. Suite 7, Malvern Gate, Bromwich Road, Worcester WR2 4BN

Tel: 01885 483440. E mail:

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01885 483440
Suite 7
Malvern Gate
Bromwich Road
United Kingdom
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