GM of Operations
- Strategic Leadership Role
- Growth Focused Export Company
- Invercargill Based
Blue Sky Meats (NZ) Ltd procure and process for international markets the highest quality free range, grass fed Southland reared lamb, veal and beef at their two accredited facilities near Invercargill and Gore. With a focus on creating a great team and encouraging innovation we invite you to explore their website to learn more about the great things Blue Sky Meats is achieving: www.bluesky.co.nz
Reporting to the CEO your primary focus is to safely and effectively manage the processing operations through robust leadership while enhancing manufacturing and operational functionality. Additional responsibilities include the development and implementation of strategic manufacturing plans, supply chain, engineering, HSE leadership, effective management of the operational budget and driving performance improvement.
Your Skills and Experience
To succeed in this role you will be an experienced strategic operator with a proven manufacturing leadership background. You will be a ‘hands on’ leader with strong communication and interpersonal skills and enjoy developing positive working relationships to ensure organisational engagement and commitment to operational excellence while driving positive change.
You will also have extensive experience within the red meat processing or food manufacturing sector. A comprehensive working knowledge of New Zealand legislative requirements relevant to the red meat or food processing industry will also be required and you will ideally hold a relevant tertiary qualification.