Job Title: Operations Manager

Company: Glencraft (Aberdeen) Limited

Location: Aberdeen, Scotland

Job Type: Full-time


Since 1843, Glencraft have been handcrafting the finest in luxury mattresses using the highest quality and sustainably sourced materials. Glencraft are one of the United Kingdom’s oldest known mattress manufacturers and holders of a Royal Warrant presented by Her Majesty the Queen. Our clientele includes 5* star hospitality establishments, the Caledonian Sleeper train, international markets as diverse as Canada and the Far East, and a loyal local following via our showroom in Aberdeen.

What started as a passion to create a luxury product meeting the highest standards, whilst, providing employment for the visually impaired, has become 180+ years of dedication to our industry, our employees, and our community. Today we proudly operate as a Social Enterprise, extending the arm of opportunity not just to those with visual impairment but for all whose circumstances restrict their opportunities. All our profits go back into the company, investing in our employees to enable them to build confidence within themselves and their craft, through purposeful work. 

Having recently strengthened our Business Development and our Marketing roles, we are now looking to add a dynamic and experienced Operations Manager to lead our growing manufacturing activities. This is a wide-ranging role within a small team. You will be involved in activities such as planning and managing production, managing suppliers, securing quality and safety, eliminating waste, settings standards through your personal example, and leading your team with empathy and clarity.  This is a hands-on role, where you may find yourself doing equipment maintenance and customer deliveries one minute and creating a strategic plan the next.

How to Apply

Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume and cover letter to cover letter should principally cover your suitability for the role and your motivation in seeking this role.

Please include "Operations Manager Application - Glencraft" in the subject line. The closing date for applications is 31/05/2024.

Glencraft is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes candidates from all backgrounds to apply. We appreciate the time and effort invested in each application, but only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in joining the Glencraft team!