Salary: £30,000 – £35,000 per annum
Location: Fakenham, Norfolk
Hours: 06:00 – 18:00 (12 hours, 4 on 4 off)
Kinnerton Confectionery is one of the market leaders for chocolate licensing and seasonal confectionary in the UK.
We currently have an opportunity at our facility in Fakenham – Norfolk, for a Shift Manager (Nights) to join our team and lead our Night Shift, ensuring that the factory operates within the Production Plan and to agreed KPI’s.
About the role
As a Shift Manager a Kinnerton, you will oversee the Night shift, taking responsibility for the management and performance of your shift, as well as developing your team and ensuring all are competently trained in food safety, SOPs and QAS specifications and are complying with all rules and procedures concerning the production of safe food produced to specification. You will be a Health & Safety ambassador, driving a ‘safety first’ culture across the shop floor and also maintain the plant standards, ensuring good GMP.
Ideally, you will have experience in managing large teams within a processing environment and possess strong teamwork, communication and organisational skills. We’re seeking a driven Shift Manager, who can drive continuous improvement, problem solve and demonstrate an understanding of lean techniques. You will also hold good numeracy, literacy and computer skills.
About Kinnerton Confectionery
At Kinnerton we take chocolate sourced from all around the world and transform it into Easter Eggs, Advent Calendars, Lollipops and Chocolate Bars depicting the nation’s children’s favourite characters within unique and pioneering ‘nut free’ facilities. We also play a significant role in the ‘free-from’ market and have factories in Fakenham (Norfolk), Sherburn in Elmet (North Yorkshire), as well as the wider Zertus team which we belong to, which has factories across the UK and Europe, with head offices in Hamburg.
Kinnerton’s exciting, fast paced business means that you will be stretched and challenged in whatever role you take up. We are committed to producing innovative products of an exceptional standard, in the most sustainable and responsible way. If you share our values Apply now and we can help you to achieve your potential and become part of Kinnerton’s ongoing success story