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Value Stream Operations Manager

Job Title: Value Stream Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Blackpool
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
REF: BBBH13531_1700229822
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: 24 days ago

Job Description

Value Stream Operations Manager x3

Excellent Salary + Package

Blackpool, Lancashire

Do you want to join a business who are continuously investing to enhance capabilities and expand operations?

Are you ready to take on a pivotal role in a dynamic manufacturing company who are on the path of becoming the most cutting-edge Promo Media facility in Europe?

Due to a recent re-structure to contribute to overall business success, we are recruiting three highly motivated and experienced Value Stream Operations Managers / Production Managers to join the business and manage end-to-end operations within a dedicated value stream.


  • Full operations management responsibility within a dedicated value stream ensuring all products are manufactured in line with SQCDP KPI's
  • Provide strong leadership and motivate the team of printers, operators and quality control technicians to make the value stream successful
  • Implement and develop robust SOP's and lean principles practices to drive efficiencies and reduce waste
  • Drive a culture of continuous improvement to deliver high quality products within the value stream
  • Ensure all products meet customer standards and expectations and adapt to changes in demand and developments
  • Manage change and implement new processes, workflows and technologies
  • Manage project plans, budgets and resources within the value stream
  • Analyse data and make decisions to optimise profitability and productivity
  • Make effective decisions, navigate challenges and lead your team to success

Qualifications and Experience:

  • HND/Degree in a relevant manufacturing, engineering, project management or similar discipline
  • Proven experience of Production Management in a manufacturing environment, min 3 years
  • Experience gained in a printing, paper or similar fmcg environment - advantageous
  • Strong knowledge of lean principles and continuous improvement methodologies
  • Experience of change management
  • Strong leadership and management skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Results orientated with a focus on achieving operational excellence


If you are a strategic thinker with a passion for operational excellence and want to be a part of a company that is growing and investing in new plant and equipment, we invite you to apply.

Join us on this exciting journey of growth and investment in Blackpool.

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.

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