Change presents enormous opportunity - Strategic leadership position
This South Island-based organisation, a substantial player in the primary processing sector, is entering a new era which
necessitates change to meet the demands of increased competition and customer expectation. This new Senior Executive role
will provide the direction and impetus to shape the future business, maximising shareholder value and business profitability
during an exciting time of growth and development.
As a practical, results focused, commercially astute Operations Manager,
this role provides the opportunity to challenge long established business practices to improve business performance. With
reports responsible for managing two processing plants, this role requires a strong leader capable of realigning the business
to meet the requirements of a new, market orientated culture. This is a change management role, bringing new perspectives
to a traditional processing-focused business and encouraging a paradigm shift through a consultative but pragmatic management
The successful applicant will be an influential leader with vision offering a broad operational management background
gained from the primary processing or food manufacturing sectors. In-depth understanding of planning systems and proven experience
in the areas of continuous improvement and profit optimisation is expected.