Head of Operations (Food Industry) Needed in Malta

Serial No: 131222
Location: Malta - View on map

Skills Provision is searching for a Head of Operations for a prosperous catering business in Malta.

Since inception over 30 years ago, the employing company has gone from strength to strength. They are now a dominant catering organisation on the island.

Visa support for this position is available.


Sector: Food Production

Location: Zejtun, Malta

Position: 1- year contract (extendable)




€60,000-€100,000 p/a



  • Visa Support
  • Accommodation



Reporting to the board of directors, business duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Implement the business strategy across all departments
  • Create policies that match corporate aims
  • Assess customer satisfaction to increase retention and stimulate growth
  • Certify compliance with local and international laws
  • Manage the introduction of technological systems
  • Ensure all machines are fit for purpose, available and utilised to full capacity
  • Oversee expenses and budgets
  • Guide and mentor various teams in the business
  • Offer constructive feedback on performance and offer suggestions
  • Co-ordinate all teams in the food manufacturing operations, production, planning, quality control and maintenance
  • Work towards achieving ISO certification, HACCP compliance, BRC certification and other certifications
  • Coordinate with the HR team on recruitment needs



  • 3-5 years of previous experience in a similar role
  • Food-based industry experience is essential
  • Possess relevant qualifications
  • Good command of the English language
  • Willing to relocate to Malta
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Good organisational, analytical, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Natural leader
  • Inspirational character


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