VP Operations - FMCG Plastics Packaging


Dammam, Saudi Arabia

Ref: HP356-13

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

A leading plastic packaging group based in Saudi Arabia with 6 modern factories and a commitment to innovation, quality, service and continuous improvement. Management and direction of the operational team including production, engineering, logistics, planning and supply chain. Ensuring all function are well coordinated, a clear vision is set for future development and that the manufacturing strategy agreed at board level is delivered against. Implementation of continuous improvement, lean manufacturing and modern management philosophies to maintain a competitive edge.


Significant (10 to 15 years) experience at senior level in operations within Plastic Packaging sectors (Injection Moulding, Blow Moulding, Thermoforming). Demonstrable successes in leading large factories (circa 400 personnel). Proven results in developing high performing manufacturing teams to meet demanding FMCG customer needs. Financial and commercial acumen to make business decisions based around manufacturing profitability.

About the Company

Listgrove limited, established in 1975, has grown entirely by organic expansion, rather than mergers or acquisitions. Our passion is to help organisations maintain a competitive edge by maximising the performance of their people. We provide a complete range of Recruitment and Human Resource Management solutions for today’s manufacturing industries, with Strength-in-depth in plastics, packaging and related sectors that sets us apart in the market place. Unrivalled experience and specialist expertise underpins Listgrove’s ability to provide successful solutions against demanding and diverse assignment briefs.

The company has established a leading presence in many of the key global markets for professional recruitment and has positioned itself with other HR services which offer the opportunity for future growth. Within the UK market, Listgrove has also built a strong regional presence, consequently Listgrove is among the most widely recognised brands in the manufacturing sector.

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