Director of Cheese Operations

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Madison, WI
$120,000 - $140,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Bachelor of Science
Oct 06, 2017
Job ID
Are you regarded as an expert within the cheese industry? Do you possess strategic vision that can provide market sustainability for an organization? Are you looking to bring your talents to one of the top organizations within the industry? If this describes you, we would love to have a conversation.
Our client is one of the premier players within the cheese manufacturing industry. Their products and people are regarded, as some of the industry’s best. Due to continued growth, we are seeking an individual for the position of Director of Cheese operations. As the Director or Cheese Operations you will be tasked with charting the strategic initiatives to maintain and grow market share. You will also spearhead technology and manufacturing practices and policies for multiple cheese manufacturing facilities in maintaining and building upon World Class Quality standards. Another large responsibility of this role will be creating a mentoring culture within all manufacturing operations, to aid in the development future of bench strength for the organization. As an expert, you will be a key member of corporate strategic visionary team, providing keen insight for organizational sustainability and growth.
Keywords: Management, Cheese, Dairy, Multi-plant, Leadership, Ingredients, Food, Manufacturing
  • BS Dairy or Food Science
  • 10 years of proven leadership within a cheese manufacturing operation
  • Strong Continuous Improvement and Lean Manufacturing knowledge
  • Excellent Quality and Regulatory knowledge
  • Excellent budgetary skills
  • Superb leadership and personnel development skills