Specialist recruitment resourcing within the food & drink manufacturing sectors


Production Kitchen Manager * £28,000 * North London

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Kitchen Manager to join this young but rapidly growing and highly successful food manufacturing business with a fantastic and innovative product range

We need to find a hard-working Production Kitchen Manager for this, extremely busy food manufacturing business with a great reputation and commitment to ensure order fulfilment – on time – every time!

THE PRODUCTION KITCHEN MANAGER will report directly to the Production Manager and involves leading a team to complete daily and weekly production cycles. The role has scope for professional development across the plant-based and food manufacturing industry.

This is a key appointment in the development of the business and you will be instrumental in ensuring that future growth plans are not only met but exceeded.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Ensure all checklists, cleaning documents and HACCP forms are available in the kitchen and are completed
  • Sign off on all HACCP forms and checklists
  • File all documentation ready for inspection
  • Support the Production Manager with any other necessary admin
  • Delegate and participate in daily kitchen production, and monitor efficiencies to ensure processes are completed within designated time available
  • Provide training to the team so that they are equipped to cover all production tasks
  • Monitor production processes to ensure products are made to the correct specification and meet quality standards
  • Ensure kitchen staff are following company policies and procedures (ensuring you too are aware of them all)
  • Manage rotation of lunch breaks
  • Report any injuries, incidents or damaged equipment in the kitchen, following company procedure
  • Monitor hygiene standards in the kitchen and report any failings


You will need a strong background in Kitchen Management from within the food industry

  • Experience of working in a BRC environment.
  • HACCP Level 2
  • High-risk and low risk experience would be an advantage
  • Good Analytical skills
  • Highly organised and efficient
  • Flexible and able to work under pressure
  • Extensive experience of leading a team within a manufacturing environment.

If this Production Kitchen Manager job is of interest and you would like to investigate this further, apply TODAY!!!

“Kandhu Recruitment will consider all applications based on each candidate’s suitability to the role or similar roles within the Food Sector and if we feel you are a relevant candidate we will process your application by adding you to our secure recruitment database and then contacting you to progress job opportunities further. We do not contact unsuitable applicants.”

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