Richard Long

Operations Manager, Richard Long has spent a number of years in sales & production where he developed his passion for the fresh meat trade.  Richard gets the best out of his team and makes sure that we always get the job done.

Richard has a hands-on approach, he takes pride in getting under the skin of things and being involved in all aspects of site production, applying his organisation skills throughout the business ensuring the site is running, as effectively, and efficiently as possible.

In a nutshell, Richard is responsible for everything from intake to despatch. He’s a passionate manager who understands that teamwork is key in delivering everything we do.

“Everyone in my team knows what’s expected from them to meet the needs of the business. I thrive when leading a team, but I’m not afraid to take a step back empowering key operatives and letting others assume a leadership role”

Richard Long

Richard thrives on delivering ‘Quality & Service all measured by Efficiency’, In order to do this, he needs to keep his team working together smoothly and effectively, this is where his operational skills & man management experience come into play.

Attention to detail, passion and drive are just a few of the things that Richard brings to Janan along with a wealth of experience gained working within the meat industry.