Are you passionate about dairy production, and do you have strong leadership skills? Join us as the Senior Site Manager of our Dairy in Visby! Leading your staff to success, you will be responsible for delivering high quality products such as milk, cream and milk powder.
About The Job
As Site Manager at Arla Visby you will be responsible for about 55 employees with 4 direct reports. You will lead the local management team where you will develop the strategic and tactical direction in line with Arla’s overall strategy. You will report to the Director of Vimmerby Dairy. It will also be your job to ensure the business and create a good and healthy workplace and to create a working environment with focus on strong customer performance. Driving continuous improvement in all aspects, you:
- Ensure that all environment, health and safety guidelines and procedures are adhered to
- Ensure that the production lives up to Arla’s quality standards and using lean as a toolbox for our management
- Manage, deliver and be responsible for the financial results of the site
- Setting targets and following up results
- Support your direct report with their daily management
- Collaboration with different functions on the dairy and develop the business
- Contact with the local Arla farmers and different local businesses
Who are you?
We are looking for someone who ideally is an experienced manager, who has successfully developed and lead other managers. This experience is probably combined with an educational background within engineering, chemistry or dairy. It is also a merit if you have experience from food production as well as solid knowledge about quality, health and safety practices. Furthermore, we believe that you have experience with LEAN. Fluency in Swedish and English is a must.
As a manager, you walk the talk and joining your staff on the production floor. You have a flair for structure and working positive forward our KPI’s. You enjoy collaborating with a team of experienced managers and leading your team to success so we can deliver and performance on our tasks.
What do we offer?
We’re committed to professional development and promoting from within. Our positive and collaborative culture will bring out the best in you. And you’ll join a market leader who produces nutritious household favorite brands in a way that make things better for our customers, the farmers who own us, and the whole world.
Visby Dairy is growing and here we produce milk and milk powder. You will find our milk customers locally and our powder is sold and distributed to different places around the world including China, Africa and The Middle East.
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Application and contact
If you want to seize this exciting opportunity, please apply no later than September 1st 2019 – but please note that we will be reviewing applications on an ongoing basis and that the recruitment will close with the right candidate. For additional information, please contact Talent Sourcing Consultant Gustaw Lindhall on +46 (0) 73-4130168.