Role details

Chief Operations Officer - Protein Industry

Dubai   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Must have significant experience within protein industry
  • Food manufacturing experience

About Our Client

Part of a larger group of companies with a well known brand and reputation for quality. The company manufactures high quality protein products for the food market whilst being constantly innovative, developmental and consistent.

Job Description

The COO will report to the CEO and manage the full operations, logistics, supply chain and production for the business. This involves covering 2 manufacturing plants and operations in UAE ensuring the processes, health and safety, regulations, quality, maintenance and production departments are continuously improving their performance and exceeding targets.

In addition to driving performance and productivity across the plant operations, the COO will be strategically responsible for shaping and developing the growth and direction of the company. By using significant experience of the protein sector, the Chief Operating Officer will be knowledgeable about market trends, consumer preferences and future developments within the market and industry. He will position the business to be at the forefront of innovation, research and development and able to penetrate new and existing markets successfully in new areas and directions.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate therefore will be a highly experienced senior leader of protein industry businesses (chicken, beef, fish etc) with strong knowledge of techniques, automation, productivity and utilizing and developing efficient plants and operations. Crucially however the COO will be able to introduce new ideas, technology, products and set a road map and strategy for the direction and growth of the business in the local region and beyond.

you would therefore be commercially aware, have a wide knowledge of the protein industry globally including consumer trends and innovation, as well as being able to effectively run a profitable efficient and productive business using strong leadership, management, financial control and people development.

What's on Offer

Executive package with benefits, tax free, plus Bonus, Medical, Schooling, Flights

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