Operations Executive Search


We know what it takes to thrive in the food industry. Beginning a food and beverage operations executive search is no small task. You need the right people in leadership for your business to operate efficiently, meet production goals, update processes, and improve the bottom line.


The Kinsa Group has worked with food manufacturing, foodservice, retail, and food distribution companies across the US to find the right professionals who will fit the needs of each company’s unique operations model. We understand how vital these operations roles are.


Let us help you find the key people who will keep your food and beverage business running like a well-oiled machine.

Looking for Career Growth?


If you are a Director of Operations or Plant Manager looking for your next food manufacturing career move, the Kinsa Group can help you discover the ideal match among our clients for your skills.


If you are a restaurant group leader or retail grocery store director, Kinsa Group’s recruiters can match you to leadership roles at both corporate and franchise operations!

Operations Roles Include:


  • Continuous Improvement Manager
  • Co-Pack Operations Manager
  • Director of Contract Manufacturing
  • Director of Operations
  • General Manager
  • Lean Manufacturing Manager
  • Restaurant Manager
  • Plant Manager
  • Plant Superintendent
  • Production Manager
  • Production Supervisor
  • Operations Manager
  • Store Manager
  • VP of Operations

Your Next Opportunity to Feed the World Awaits

A Few Words from Our Clients and Talent

I cannot emphasize enough how much I appreciate your dedication, patience, and proactive approach in my job search. Your efforts have been outstanding, and I am grateful for your hard work.  

Director of Operations

I’m thankful for all the help, patience and guidance through this journey. I am most grateful for my recruiter’s sharp intuition for talents and matching me with the right team and companies. Kinsa Group redefines the term of changing people’s lives, since they changed mine for the better.  

Senior Manager Integrated Marketing Communications

My recruiter was professional and transparent about the opportunity presented.  

Senior Business Analyst

Kinsa Group knows the industry and are able to find qualified candidates.  

HR Manager

Kinsa Group has the ability to hone in on the experience and qualifications of the candidates we’re searching for.  

Director of HR

I loved how personable and knowledgeable Kinsa Group’s recruiters were.  


The excellent communication, follow-up, and thoroughness were especially impressive.  

General Manager

Kinsa Group understood our business structure, our vision, and requirements well. All candidates were well qualified.  

Director of HR

My recruiter was kind, knowledgeable, and kept my best interests first.  

Upstream Processing Scientist III

The professionalism that Kinsa Group brought to the table in our search is very much appreciated. We were able to find a very suitable candidate and I attribute this to Kinsa Group’s can-do attitude, perseverance, and professionalism.  

Senior Director & Plant Manager

Let’s Chat


We want to know what’s on your plate. Reach out today—we look forward to hearing more about your hiring goals and challenges as you navigate the food and beverage industry.