This specialist materials group and makers of fine paper have an operational reach across more than 50 countries. James Cropper is a leader in each of the chosen market segments and your partner for bespoke solutions of new materials, technologies and fine paper.
We currently have a vacancy for a Production Manager in our Group Operations function. This role will take full ownership of maximising production performance across Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost and People (SQDCP).
Our ideal candidate will have the ability to influence and implement plans in their area of responsibility, including identifying and leading improvements and managing budgets. They will be able to understand and maximise our manufacturing capabilities and resources, working with internal departments and customers, to achieve product specification and meet customers’ expectations.
Candidates should have proven experience in a leadership role, be educated to degree level (or equivalent) or be working towards a degree. An appreciation of Lean Six Sigma tools and techniques to Green Belt level would be advantageous.