Sterling Cross Trading LLP

Manufacturing Manager

Manufacturing Manager
£42,000 - £50,000
8:30 am to 17:00 pm

• Company Pension
• Established, reputable company
• Progression
• Free parking

Do you have experience in people management?

Are you highly skilled in metal fabrication and have good knowledge of CNC machinery?

Are you self-motivated and driven? Someone who could play an important role in the future development of our client’s business?

My client is seeking a proficient and motivated Manufacturing Manager to oversee the coordination of engineering design outputs and manufacturing schedules for their two successful factories in Kent.

As a key member of the team, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the accuracy, efficiency, and timely delivery of their manufacturing processes.

On offer is the opportunity to join a market leading business who design, manufacture, and install a wide range of structures to a wide range of industries such as the education, healthcare, and commercial sectors.

Their commitment to innovation and excellence extends across all departments, from consultancy and design to project management.

With a global presence, they cater to diverse industry sectors, delivering cutting-edge solutions that redefine outdoor environments.

Key Responsibilities:
• Manage day-to-day operations of the manufacturing design team, prioritising tasks, and schedules in alignment with departmental requirements.
• Oversee all manufacturing design outputs, ensuring adherence to schedules, accuracy, and completeness through rigorous checklist processes.
• Facilitate the Design Data Management process to ensure seamless transfer of manufacturing outputs in correct and complete formats.
• Supervise the manufacturing schedule team, ensuring efficient processing of orders and adherence to delivery deadlines.
• Coordinate with warehouse and manufacturing teams to enhance process efficiency and streamline manufacturing and dispatch schedules.
• Enable smooth production flow for non-stock items, establishing delivery times in accordance with contract deadlines.
• Oversee accurate and timely parts workout for manufacture, including sheet metal nesting efficiency.

• Demonstrated track record in team management, preferably within a manufacturing or engineering environment.
• Strong leadership and people management skills, with the ability to inspire, motivate, and delegate effectively.
• Proven initiative, decisiveness, and exceptional problem-solving abilities.
• Experience with ERP processes for manufacturing is advantageous.

Westin Par values diversity and promotes equality.

No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies, we are acting as an Employment Agency

Due to the high volume of applicants applying for all roles, we can only reply to candidates with the most relevant skills and experience.

If you have not heard back from us within 48 hours of your application, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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