Senior Factory Manager – Packing

Company: 2 Sisters Food Group
Location: Norfolk
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
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Senior Factory Manager – Packing

Location: UK Poultry – Thetford

Salary: Competitive + Benefits

All About Us

When you join 2 Sisters, you will become part of the UK’s largest food manufacturer with ambitious plans and as such you can look forward to working with a whole bunch of talented colleagues with a shared passion for quality, service and most importantly food.


UK Poultry represents more than half of 2 Sisters’ business by sales. The division employs over 9,000 people working in a chilled environment to process poultry products which are then marketed to UK consumers via major retailers.


All About the Role

The purpose of this role is to lead, coach & develop the packing team, ensuring a safe & efficient factory operation, delivering the production plan within agreed budgetary & service levels.


Specific tasks include:

  • Setting & achieving KPIs with Head of Operation & ensuring customer requirements are met in line with factory plan.
  • Review & develop the performance of your direct reports & team against standards & targets, ensuring that both site and team are equipped to deliver against all expectations.
  • Plan and monitor daily/weekly labour & equipment requirements; identifying any shortfalls or overages to increase productivity and reduce costs.
  • To ensure that the site is compliant in all areas and to actively promote Hygiene, Health & Safety.

All About You

You will have the flexibility, drive, and commitment to work a collaborative, creative way.


Essential Skills for the role: 

  • Experience in packing within a 24/7 operation.
  • Strong people management, leadership & coaching skills. Being able to motivate, engage and develop a team.
  • Experience of delivering production plans within a fast-moving environment.
  • Effective communicator across all levels with a flexible attitude & approach.


How does it feel to work for us

2 Sisters Food Group is one of the UK’s biggest food manufacturers providing great tasting products to the nation, from chicken to cookies and pizza to pies!


With over 20 sites in England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland, you have the opportunity and flexibility to pick your ideal location. We employ over 20,000 staff, all of whom have the opportunity to progress as we focus on promoting from within and you can be part of that too. Knowing that our business is only as good as the people we employ, we ensure that we invest in people like you to enhance skills and professional development.

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