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Production Manager

Date Posted: 01-05-18
Reference Number: 4085
Location: SF Bay Area

Production Manager

Organization:  c/o Management Recruiters of Berkeley

Organization Type:  CPG / Food Company

Location: SF Bay Area

Salary Range:  Competitive

 Company Description:

Our client is a highly innovative CPG startup founded with the mission to create an efficient and sustainable way to turn plants into irresistibly tasty and nutritious foods without the negative environmental impact. With their High Taste – Low impact approach, our client is working to transform the global food system without compromising on taste.


Position Overview:

The Production Manager will work out of the company’s East Bay-based production facility, leading the production team (<20 employees) and promoting our culture of empowerment. Primary duties include managing and mentoring production teams and ensuring product is made safely, at optimum quality, on-time and cost-effectively. The Production Manager will manage employees, materials and resources and will work closely with Plant Manager and Plant Leadership team to achieve goals and ensure continued successful growth.

Qualifications Required:

Qualified candidates must have a Master degree OR 10 years of equivalent experience. 5-8 years of progressive experience in CPG/Food Manufacturing and at least 5 years’ experience managing others (at least 10, including supervisors). Must have demonstrated success improving work processes and being a change agent in a highly complex and fast-growing environment. Prior experience in manufacturing or food processing environment strongly preferred. Must understand product drivers, labor cost variances, and how to meet customer expectations.

Personal Attributes:

Highly qualified candidates will be passionate about eating clean on a personal and global level. An adaptable, analytical, leader who will challenge the status quo and always strive to improve. An excellent communicator who can operate autonomously managing numerous projects simultaneously, and who loves that no two days in operations is ever the same!

 For further information or to offer referrals please contact:

Jean Geddes | Project Recruiter

Management Recruiters of Berkeley

25+ Years of Search Excellence

Direct: 510.898.9316 Cell: 949-290-7013 | |

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