Production Manager

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Birmingham, West Midlands | Ref: BBBH14266

£28000.00 - £30000 per annum

Production Manager
£27,000 - £30,000

Role Profile
Cast UK are currently recruiting for a dynamic Production Manager to join a rapidly expanding wholesale/retail business in Birmingham. The key emphasis of this role is to lead a new project within a warehouse/distribution environment as an added value service to the extensive existing client base. You will be involved in the set up of this area and will therefore need to be able to build brand new effective teams.

  • Develop robust and efficient workflows, and supporting KPI's.
  • Manage and coach the production team leaders and develop them into effective leaders of their teams.
  • Ensure all KPIs are achieved and a process of continuous improvement is in place.
  • Ensure a high degree of completion of the agreed production plans.
  • Oversee the Demand Planning process.
  • Manage the end to end Production Scheduling process.
  • Support the New Product Development process.

Skills & Experience
To be considered for the position, it is essential that you have experience from the production sector and can demonstrate the following in terms of skills and experience;

  • Ideally, degree qualified or have significant production management experience within a similar sector.
  • Six Sigma / Lean Manufacturing experience is highly desirable.
  • Previous senior leadership experience in a changing environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and inspire people and to be challenging and to deal with strong and determined personalities.
  • Analytical and disciplined with an attention to detail.
  • Self-motivated.
  • Able to lead change and continually improve.
  • Knowledge of warehouse management processes.

Client information
Our client is a rapidly expanding wholesale/retail business in Birmingham.

£27,000 - £30,000

About Cast UK
Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Business Change & Transformation, HR, Procurement, Buying, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit

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