Senior Production Manager, Nr. Vium Dairy - Videbæk

Do you want to be part of an existing business and can you drive performance and results in a complex organisation? Then the position as Senior Production Manager at Nr. Vium Dairy, is the one for you. At Nr. Vium Dairy, 45,000 tons of yellow cheese are produced yearly, to markets all over the world. The dairy has a total of 350 employees.  

Strong focus on continuous improvement of performance  
As senior production manager, you will be responsible for the 24/7 production operations consisting of approx. 100 employees, hereof 8 direct reports. It is your goal to ensure that the production performance is at a stable, high level in safety, food safety, quality, capacity and finances. To achieve this, your natural focus is on performance and you are driving continuous improvement initiatives, using all the experience and knowledge present in the organisation. As Senior Production Manager at Nr. Vium Dairy, you will be one of the main drivers for the continued strategic optimization and development of  the dairy. 

You engage in on-going dialogue and cooperation with the site’s other departments and you contribute actively to the leadership team.  It is also important that you follow-up on work processes and procedures to ensure that we are always 100 % on top of our quality and to maintain our elevated standards of safety, hygiene and quality.  You ensure that everyone in the department is aware of their responsibilities, and you secure that learnings are implemented as new standards. You are committed to joining and supporting the transformation journey (“Calcium”) Arla Foods is undertaking these years preparing the company for the future. 

Inspiring and experienced manager 
You are an inspiring and committed manager holding a degree as e.g. Master of Dairy Science and Technology, Dairy Technician/Process Technologist or you may have experience from a similar position, where you have had a large production and management responsibility. You have a strong financial understanding and capability of using this to achieve the goals. 

As a manager, you are committed and goal-oriented and with excellent communication skills, you can motivate your employees and generate a dynamic cooperation across the organisation. You are a passionate ambassador for Nr. Vium Dairy, and you understand how to apply your global mindset to cooperate with a wide variety of internal and external stakeholders. You are focused on maintaining a safe work environment, food safety and quality, giving job satisfaction, cooperation and employee development pride of place. The position offers an exciting and challenging workday with excellent opportunities for personal development fulfilling your potential as a manager.  

Apply and contact 
Please apply via this LINK as soon as possible and we will process applications on an ongoing basis. For additional information, please call Senior Site Manager Henrik Kæmpe at +45 91311900.