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VP of Operations

Vice President of Operations –
Food Manufacturing

 

Our Minneapolis, Minnesota client is a food processor and
wholesaler known for their innovative quality healthy snacks sold at national
retailers for the past 40 years. They are privately-owned with a focus on
building a high-performing collaborative work culture. We are looking for an
experienced Operations Executive!

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

 

This position reports to the President and will provide you
with the responsibilities of:

  • Leading
    the operations be communicating clear, specific objectives and operational
    plans
  • Driving
    operational results by reviewing performance and progress regularly, developing
    action plans when results are not being achieved
  • Collaborating
    and influencing with internal stakeholders to shape consensus and gain buy
    in on objectives
  • Coaching
    and developing the team with a focus on problem solving and continuous improvement
  • Leading
    and developing strategies for continuous improvement, space utlizationa nd
    effective labor management.
  • Developing,
    monitoring and reporting monthly operational performance, maintaining KPI’s
    that ensure achievement of process, people and profit objectives

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS

 

An excellent candidate will have the following skills and
qualifications:

  • Minimum
    of 10 years’ experience in an FDA regulated manufacturing industry
    required
  • Experience
    leading a manufacturing operation at a strategic level
  • A
    “hands-on leader” who enjoys being out on the manufacturing floor
  • Strong
    background in continuous improvement with proven ability to improve
    operating efficiency
  • Experience
    with sales & operational planning
  • Aligns
    with corporate values – integrity, good will, gets results
  • Bachelor’s
    degree, Masters preferred

 

This position will provide you the opportunity to become
part of a high performing team with a company positioned for great things.  You will be on the senior staff and help determine
the direction of the company! You will be working in a community that values
their quality of life and promotes a strong family environment.

 

Interested? Please apply on-line or email your resume to jen@connect-ology.com.

 

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