General Manager

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Job Title: General Manager

Company: Arena Cheese

Location: Arena, WI

Description: This hands-on position will perform a wide variety of duties overseeing the business activities of Arena Cheese Inc., a nationally recognized manufacturer of specialty cheeses. Actively participate in growth of the business while maintaining profitably.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Obtains profit contribution by managing staff and establishing and accomplishing business objectives.
  • Increase management effectiveness by recruiting, training, coaching, counseling, correcting, along with communicating values, strategies, and objectives.
  • Assist in developing strategic plan by studying technical and financial opportunities and recommending objectives.
  • Coordinates efforts of technical, production, logistics, and procurement activities.
  • Maintain and build on company image collaborating with customers, government, community, employees and enforcing ethical business practices.
  • Maintains quality service by maintaining and enforcing organization standards
  • Maintain a food safe culture with a continuous improvement mindset

Experience: Proficient in the following:

  • Performance management
  • Staffing
  • Developing standards, coaching, and team coordination
  • Food Safety BRC or SQF (GFSI)
  • Process Improvement
  • Decision making
  • Financial decisions

Education and Skills Requirements:

  • University or College Degree required
  • Management or industrial Engineering preferred
  • At least 5 years of successful management experience]

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All persons may be required to perform duties outside their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Hours/Employment Type: Full Time

Salary: $75,000-$100,000

How to Apply: Please contact Bill Hanson, (608) 393-5145

Questions? Please contact Bill Hanson, (608) 393-5145