Mill Manager – Ireland

De Lacy Executive has been retained to recruit a Mill Manager for a feed company based in Ireland. This exciting new position has arisen due to company expansion, for the right candidate this is a great opportunity to progress from a production role into management level.

The company is very well respected, established and profitable. This role has significant career prospects. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to become a mill manager of a large-scale operation which produces in excess of 250,000 tonnes of feed per annum.

We are looking for a commercially minded candidate who has an in depth, working knowledge of the feed milling and processing sector. It has an intelligent, strategic and forward-looking approach to its market.

Key Responsibilities;

  • Responsible for all onsite feed operations, planning and production of all customers orders ensuring timely delivery.
  • Health and Safety and Environmental Management on site 
  • Overseeing the scheduling of plant and vehicles to achieve maximum efficiency
  • Managing, training and developing all members of the production and operations teams
  • Ensure the required levels of mill / site maintenance and statutory regulations are met
  • Contributing to strategy and business improvement
  • Accurate stock control of all raw materials and finished products onsite
  • Performance monitoring/benchmarking
  • Budget control for production, transport and maintenance operations
  • Ensuring mill hygiene, feed quality and environmental standards are met in accordance with UFAS, company procedures, statutory regulations and customer requirements.


The ideal candidate will have livestock animal feed milling experience.

Preferably people management experience

Good management and organisation skills

Ideally experienced in regulatory requirements - H&S

Enthusiasm & motivation

Logical and proactive approach with a good broad knowledge of engineering.</p>  Financially savvy and numerate

Computer literate

The Rewards; A competitive package will be offered and will be based upon experience and potential.

Please e-mail your enquiry or CV to or phone Laura Edwards on DD 01885 485 529/ 07506 297 071 for a completely confidential discussion or for more information.

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