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Operations Director

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About the job

Have an appetite for more?

Do you have experience from a senior operations role and want to be part of a successful global company, driving change and making a difference in everyday lives? We are now looking for an Operations Director with prior knowledge from an FMCG- or process industry to join Lantmännen Unibake Sweden. We are a leading global bakery group powered by ambitious people that are truly passionate about delivering the best in everything they do.

This is what you will do

As Operations Director for Unibake Sweden you will have a central position in the very heart of our company; the operations. You will be a part of the Swedish management team and your responsibility covers the operations for Unibake Sweden, consisting of production, maintenance, CI, quality, supply chain and procurement. You will lead and manage the operations team, making sure the day to day operations function contributes to the delivery of the business objectives.

Lantmännen Unibake is a global player with a broad range of well-established B2B and B2C brands e.g. Korvbrödsbagarn, Bonjour and Hatting. Our Swedish production sites are in Örebro, Mantorp and Huddinge and you are expected to drive and develop the implementation of the strategy in the Swedish operations, securing alignment and compliance to global Unibake standards. We are currently on a change journey where a lot of interesting initiatives are driven, and investments are made, creating an interesting opportunity for someone to be part of this and have direct impact on our future business.

In the role as you will have managerial responsibility of seven direct reports with belonging teams and you will work closely to these to drive performance and continuous improvements and to motivate and inspire the team, working towards operational excellence. You will also work in a cross-functional setting where close collaboration to the commercial teams, HR and our global organization and head-office is required.

For this position you could be located at the Lantmännen head office in Stockholm or at one of our Unibake office and production site in Örebro. Either way business traveling to our production sites, office in Stockholm as well as to the head office of Unibake International in Copenhagen is required. You will report to the Managing Director of Unibake Sweden.

Skills & Requirements

This is what you need to succeed:

You have

  • Extensive experience from a similar role as Operations Director or a senior management position within operations in an organization with multiple production sites. Preferably from an international group where you are used to take both local and group perspective into consideration.
  • Prior experience in a regulated process industry including high quality standards.
  • Experience from leading, empowering and developing other managers and driving change in a larger organization.
  • An academic degree within engineering, supply chain or similar.
  • Solid knowledge from production and optimizing cost efficiency in a manufacturing set-up.
  • Strong communication skills, written and spoken, in both Swedish and English.

Your “power skills”

  • A strong driver with focus on results where you keep a constant connection to the commercial side of business.
  • Highly analytical with a problem-solving mindset. You have strong project management skills and are good in handling multiple projects at the same time, involving others to exceed expectations.
  • Communicative, great at networking and building relationships across internal stakeholders and external contacts.
  • A confident and passionate leader who can inspire, developing and building teams leading into a world-class organization.

What we offer to you

We are a large international group with diverse activities throughout the entire grain value chain –from the very sprout in the field to the food on our tables. With a wide range of businesses within food, agriculture, machinery, bioenergy and real estate, we offer career opportunities in every direction across industries, countries, companies and areas of expertise.

Sounds interesting?

We hope so! As the screening process is ongoing, we kindly ask you to submit your application as soon as possible but no later than the 3rd of June 2021. The recruitment process will include several interviews, psychometric tests and the final candidate will go through a background check through our external supplier, ToFindOut. Considering the current situation and everyone's well-being, the first interviews will be conducted over telephone and video.

If you have any questions regarding the position or the recruitment process, please contact Julia Minges, Acting Talent Acquisition Manager at

We look forward to hearing from you!

Om företaget

Lantmännen är ett lantbrukskooperativ och norra Europas ledande aktör inom lantbruk, maskin, bioenergi och livsmedel. Vi ägs av 19 000 svenska lantbrukare, har 10 000 anställda, har verksamheter i ett 20-tal länder och omsätter 45 miljarder SEK på årsbasis. Med basen i spannmål förädlar vi åkermarkens resurser för ett livskraftigt lantbruk. Några av våra mest kända varumärken inom livsmedel är AXA, Bonjour, Kungsörnen, GoGreen, Gooh, FINN CRISP, Korvbrödsbagarn och Hatting. Vårt företag är grundat på kunskap och värderingar som har funnits i generationer hos våra ägare. Genom forskning, utveckling och verksamhet i hela värdekedjan tar vi tillsammans ansvar från jord till bord.

Lantmännen Unibake är Nordeuropas största tillverkare av frysta brödprodukter för både service- och dagligvaruhandeln och riktar sig till kunder över hela världen.

Lantmännen Unibake i Sverige omsätter ca 1,8 miljarder kronor och har 380 anställda. Produktionen bedrivs vid tre bagerier, ett i Örebro, ett i Huddinge och ett i Mantorp och vi saluför både egentillverkade produkter och försäljningsvaror. Våra kända varumärken är Korvbrödsbagarn, Hatting och Bonjour. _Läs gärna mer på


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