Business Unit manager- Wales

Full Time Permanent

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General manager

This is a permanent opportunity paying negotiable salary, bonuses plus benefits

Kenton Black Scientific is a recruitment partner to an food microbiology testing laboratory based in South Wales. They are looking to hire microbiology site manager to join their team.


Responsible for all operational and commercial activities of the laboratory
Responsible for managing P&L, budget management and cost management
Work closely with external clients in order adhere to service level agreements
Carry out training for the site
Develop team leaders to be able to operate the lab and ensure they understand all aspects of the QMS relevant to their role.
Create a positive working environment designed to drive staff retention and ensure that any personal issues are dealt with in-line with company policy
Effective and timely attendance management of staff in line with company policy
Responsible for promoting positive work culture
Work with quality team to ensure site is in line with ISO17025 guidelines


This role is suitable for an experienced microbiology site manager/ general manager or an individual with excellent experience within food manufacturing site manager
Degree Science, business management is desired
Proven extensive experience in site/laboratory management
Excellent experience in managing P&L and budget management
Experience in working according to ISO and UKAS guidelines
Excellent technical knowledge in food microbiology, water microbiology testing
Proven leadership skills

If you are interested, please apply now