Shared Services Manager-38306
Strategic, high impact role
Provide leadership to achieve world-class operational and engineering performance
Implement best practice continuous improvement programs
Reporting to the Takanini Site Manager and leading 63 direct reports, this pivotal role will be responsible for the performance and leadership of the Milk Processing Plant, the Site Reliability Engineering Team, Site Services Team and the DWU Delegate.
This multi-dimensional role will significantly influence many of the site’s business critical areas. Natural progression will see the right candidate moving into the Takanini Operations Manager position.
Key accountabilities include :
Responsibility for delivering milk processing plant performance targets including health and safety, food safety, line OEE and team engagement
Responsible for the performance of the site services, operations, maintenance, and Reliability Engineering teams and guiding ongoing improvement
Delivering the Procter and Gamble Integrated Work System (IWS) program, becoming the IWS pillar owner and supporting Takanini’s progression to a phase 4 site
Managing relationships with the site’s DWU and Etu delegates, leading negotiations and fostering positive working relationships
Adopting a strategic view, ensuring current plans are being implemented with next steps in mind
Skills and experience :
To be successful in this role you will be / possess :
A degree in Engineering or Manufacturing
5+ years of experience leading an engineering or operations department
Experience working in a heavily unionised environment, with first-hand experience managing union relations
Strong leadership and people skills with the ability to make decisions autonomously lead change, and develop team capabilities
A history of getting and sustaining results through implementing continuous improvement best practices
Proven financial and business acumen with demonstrated examples of reducing operational costs
As a key member of the site leadership team, you will play a critical role in shaping the future success of FBNZ’s iconic Takanini site, thinking strategically and looking well beyond day-to-day requirements.
With a can-do attitude and a collaborative spirit, we're a world leading dairy exporter shaping the industry in quality and innovation.
Our 22,000 people share the goodness of dairy nutrition with the world through our innovative consumer, foodservice and ingredient solutions brands, and our farming and processing operations across four continents.