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Gordon & MacPhail are seeking an Assistant Operations Manager/Shift Manager

Assistant Operations Manager/Shift Manager

Established in 1895, the family owned firm of Gordon & MacPhail has a number of business interests.  It is a retailer in Elgin, a wholesaler of wines and spirits in the UK, a bottler of Scotch whiskies, an exporter to over 60 international markets and a distiller, owning Benromach Distillery in Forres.

We have an exciting opportunity available for an Assistant Operations Manager/Shift Manager. This role will be responsible for managing all day to day aspects of process, production, assembly and distribution within the Operations Team.

The successful candidate will: 

  • Be educated to degree level or equivalent in supply chain or manufacturing.
  • Knowledge and experience of working in the Scotch Whisky Industry would be an advantage.
  • Have previous experience in Food/Beverage production and/or Warehousing and distribution management environment.
  • Hold an Institute of Brewing & Distilling Diploma or certificate in packaging would be an advantage.
  • Be IOSH Managing Safely trained
  • Possess food safety Level 3 or above and HACCP.
  • Have strong people management skills to be able to manage a large team.
  • Be an excellent communicator and creative motivator to deliver expected performance.
  • Familiarity with manufacturing/bottling processes and HMRC regulations would be desirable.

Full Time, Permanent position (40 hours per week)

Please apply by visiting our website

Closing date for applications is mid-day on Friday 23rd March 2018

Type: Full Time


Location: George House, Boroughbriggs Road, Elgin, Moray, Scotland IV30 1JY


Company Name: Gordon & MacPhail