Plant Manager

  • Location: Toronto
  • Posting Date: October 27, 2020
  • Job Order ID: 416816
  • Consultant: Jeff Danis
  • Industry: Manufacturing
Reporting to the COO and as part of the Senior Leadership Team, the Plant Manager will oversee the manufacturing, distribution, logistics, purchasing, and planning areas of the business. This role will be responsible for multiple manufacturing plants in Ontario and product distribution across a large network of retail stores throughout Canada and the USA.

The successful candidate will demonstrate the experience and knowledge to move the manufacturing and distribution structure of the business forward and will be a proven leader, with the ability to grow and develop their team as the business grows.

Responsibilities:
  • Oversight of related departments in manufacturing operations, procurement, distribution, logistics, and planning areas of the business
  • Develop and move strategic projects forward in order to improve quality, efficiency and drive profitability
  • Lead and grow the teams within the organization, striving for continued success at all levels of the operation
  • Manage the P&L and drive the bottom line.
  • Utilize Key Performance Indicators to monitor and track the performance of the operations to ensure targets are being achieved
  • Continuous improvements will be a focus in the role and lean training and implementation will be a requirement.
Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business or related field.
  • 5 to 7 years of related experience overseeing manufacturing and supply chain functions for fast-paced, growing organizations at the senior management level
  • Outstanding people management skills with a proven record of developing teams
  • Proven track record of success with driving continuous improvement and leading projects throughout the operations and supply chain departments
  • High level of business acumen, with a hands-on approach to management and problem solving

If this senior-level operations position sounds like it may be a fit for the next step in your career, please send us your resume today!