Chief Operating Officer (UK)
MorePeople are a market leading recruitment practice and are focussed on the food, agriculture and horticulture sectors. We have been retained by a very dynamic, entrepreneurial and fully integrated GLOBAL fresh food and agri-business Group to help them recruit a new COO for their UK operation.
The role is based in the West Midlands area but covers operations throughout the UK and will also involve significant European and Worldwide support/activity and will offer YOU the opportunity to drive massive business growth.
LEADERSHIP and COMMON SENSE are the key components that we are being asked to find as well as fabulous and highly honed entrepreneurial AND operations ability and the drive and dynamism to help exceed the very ambitious growth targets.
The right candidate…………
Will be a BRILLIANT and experienced LEADER with outstanding natural leadership qualities and capability…….leadership will be in your DNA.
Will have an outstanding and demonstrable track record of success within the fast moving FOOD arena and will have significant OPERATIONS and/or FOOD MANUFACTURING experience.
Will be highly intelligent but with excellent commercial nous and significant financial awareness as well as a brilliant eye for detail....but also hands-on, practical, decisive and with a "can-do" attitude.
Will have an in-depth knowledge and experience of dealing with demanding customers across retailers and the wider food industry and preferably some experience across a number of European or wider markets re supply chain, logistics and/or growing and farming.
Will have experience as a successful Operations Director/General Manager/MD or COO.
Our client is offering an excellent package and a very rare opportunity to be involved in a truly dynamic journey.
We take confidentiality very seriously at MorePeople and for a confidential conversation or to apply please contact Guy Moreton of MorePeople on 01780 480530 or send your cv to: firstname.lastname@example.org