Job Title; Production Team Leader

Key Skills; Management skills, Communication, KPI’s, Staff performance

Salary; £16,000 – £17,000 per annum

Shift; Monday – Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm

Location; Market Harborough, Leicestershire

Commutable from; Great Glen, Kibworth, Kettering, Corby, Leicester, Wigston, Oadby, Desborough

Our client, a key supplier to an international media house, is seeking to appoint a Production Team Leader to join their progressive company based in Market Harborough. This is an exciting opportunity to secure a role that offers opportunity for progression.

***This is a permanent position***

The Role; 

  • To maintain and uphold standard policies and procedures
  • Identify, instigate and drive initiatives and projects to improve the efficiency and safe running of the operation
  • Support business improvements, contributing proactively and positively to the implementation of change
  • Ensure Health and Safety standards are met and maintained
  • Produce and maintain accurate, meaningful records, analysis and reports to appropriate deadlines adhering to data protection guidelines
  • Identify and record opportunities for improvement using the action log system on The Hub
  • Support and promote the ISO9001:2015 (Quality) and the ISO 20014:2015 (Environmental) standards
  • Managing staffing levels/deployment through all operational departments to ensure productivity is optimised and deadlines are met as cost effectively as possible
  • Monitor staff performance, conduct appraisals and training (SOP’s, SWP’s, WI’s) and other as directed by the line manager
  • Brief client requirements to staff, setting and monitoring productivity rates as appropriate
  • Ensure that KPI’s and SLA’s are understood, communicated, monitored and met
  • Escalate issues to the line manager relating to SLA to ensure a swift and satisfactory conclusion
  • Any other task as reasonably requested by your line manager

Our Ideal Candidate; 

  • Ability to influence and lead a team
  • Competency in using Excel and Word
  • Having the ability to communicate at all levels
  • Being able to prioritise work load
  • Exceptional communication skills both written and verbal
  • Attention to detail
  • Good negotiation skills
  • Calm and flexible approach
  • Reliable, self-motivated and self-managing
  • Good numeracy skills

The Benefits; 

  • Permanent position
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Free car parking
  • Immediate start available

If you are interested in this opportunity please apply directly through this website or call 0116 277 9854. If you have not been contacted within 14 days of your application please assume that you have not been successful. We will, however, retain your application for any future roles for which you may be suitable.

This position is advertised on behalf of Jacob Thomas Associates. We have a variety of other permanent and temporary positions available ranging from Supply Chain, Logistics, Administration, Sales, Secretarial, Finance & Accounts, Customer Services, I.T., Driving and Engineering.

To view all of our positions available throughout the United Kingdom, please browse our website.