Assistant Manager – Paint Factory

Farrow & Ball Ltd
  • Post Date: 31st May 2019
  • Apply Before: 30th August 2019
Job Overview

(40 hours per week)

We are currently recruiting for an Assistant Manager to have overall responsibility for the deliver of a wide range of activities ensuring the achievement of key performance indicators and targets in our labelling, filing and tinting divisions within our Paint Factory. The Assistant Manager will report to the Production Manager and will be a crucial role in leading the training and development of employees and supporting continuous improvement initiatives.


  • Identification and reporting of any safety, health, environmental and quality incidents and overseeing corrective action
  • To ensure 100% completion of work load, maintain visibility of order on the system and organise work accordingly, to ensure orders are dispatched in an efficient and timely fashion to achieve 100% OTIF (On Time In Full)
  • Responsible for co-ordinating all three teams ensuring breaks, holidays and absences are effectively covered
  • Management and development of staff including coaching and mentoring
  • Oversee the training of new operators in the correct procedures and keep records up to date
  • Effectively manage overtime as required ensuring any overtime is recorded correctly
  • Ensure there is team focus and the coaching and development of employees is a key part of their role along with ensuring the lifecycle of an employee from recruitment to leavers is managed effectively


  • Previous experience of process engineering in production and ideally will have a good Health & Safety knowledge
  • IOSH training desirable
  • Good IT experience/understanding of an ERP system
  • Previous leadership management experience are essential
  • Experience of undertaking HR procedures including return to work interviews, investigations and disciplinaries desirable

Job Detail
  • SalaryCompetitive Plus benefits
  • ExperienceSee requirements