Vice President of Operations

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Our client, the dominant player in their field, is starting up a new food products manufacturing division in the Edmonton Area. Publicly traded on the TSX, they are recognized leaders in market capitalization growth, share price appreciation and trading volume.  There is keen interest in this industry, and they are best posed to take advantage. With established global reach, major distribution agreements in place, and sustainable products, they are set up for success. Due to this expansion, they have engaged Christopher Goodrick from Lock Search Group to find their new Vice President of Operations.

As a key member of the executive team, reporting directly to the CEO, you will be responsible for leadership of the operations from end to end.  Priorities include strategic planning, and execution of those plans to establish a safe, productive and profitable operation. This will include the oversight of all operational functions including, Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Production Planning, Sanitation, Quality, Safety and ERP implementation.  You will systemize processes and communications for best efficiency.  You will oversee the development of best practices and standardization.  You will set up, measure, and adjust for maximum operational excellence.  


We are seeking a positive and hard working professional with production experience who brings expertise in providing high levels of leadership from a food manufacturing background.
Specifically the successful candidate will have:
• Relevant Bachelors Degree or higher education
• 10 plus year’s production/manufacturing experience
• Experience leading leaders
• A proven record of team management, financial budgeting and goal attainment
• Excellence in influencing and presenting with internal and external stake holders

• The suitable candidate must be organized, well spoken and familiar with working in a fast pace environment.


This position is rewarded with a strong base salary, excellent bonus, and long-term incentives.

To join a burgeoning industry, with a standout company at the best possible time,

Send your resume to Christopher Goodrick.

Apply via email to with VP Ops, Food in the subject line.


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