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Operations Manager


As an Operations Manager you will play a key role in the operational support systems at the Dutch office in Bleiswijk. You will be responsible for managing the operations team and supporting them with processes that keep the business flexible, efficient and cost-effective. This role is mostly office based, but you may sometimes visit one of the processing locations. Confident speaking English is important for this role, when visiting processing locations and interacting with the wider Buitelaar Group offices in England & Ireland.

Tasks and responsibilities:

-You will ensure that processing standards are maintained and continuously assessed for improvement in quality and efficiency.

-You will work closely with supply partners to maintain inventory management, planning, production processes and shipment control.

-You will lead a team of 3 professionals.

-Managing production costs, KPIs and reports.

What will we offer you?

You will join an active team of 15 colleagues: sales, purchasing and account managers, administrators and operations planners.
Every Friday they end the week together with a drink and occasionally during lunch they enjoy the best beef from their own chain.

In addition to a competitive salary, your position will include:

-A mobile phone and laptop

-A company car (optional)

-22 days of vacation and a day off on your birthday

-Opportunities for personal growth and development (training and courses)

Your profile

-You are an enthusiastic and driven person who enjoys working closely in a team and can communicate well and efficiently.

-You enjoy a faced paced environment, and radiate passion for what you do.

-Speaking English is no problem for you, there are also international colleagues on the floor.

Job requirements:

-Affinity and/or background in the food/agri sector

-Experience with (food) production, transport and warehouse management

-At least 3 to 5 years of work experience in a management position

-Excellent communication and presentation skills in Dutch and English

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