Production Centre Manager

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Production Centre Manager

  • Post Date:October 25, 2022
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  • Career Level Manager
    Qualification Degree
    Experience 5-10 Years
  • Industry Manufacturing
Job Description

We have been exclusively retained by our client, a well established manufacturer and supplier of fast moving consumer goods in the agro-processing industry to assist with the recruitment and selection of a suitably qualified Production Centre Manager. The incumbent will be responsible for developing and implementing strategies to ensure that production plants are running smoothly in line with the organisational goals and objectives. The position reports directly to the Operations Manager

Key Job Functions:

  • To proactively deliver quality products according to approved production plan at optimal costs on time
  • To ensure that there are systems in place which enable the achievement of optimum production in the plant through monitoring the availability of machines and managing the production floors accordingly.
  • Optimise machine operation to improve the overall performance of the factory.
  • To analyse and review production data to assist in management decision making process and strategy formulation.
  • Monitor downtime to maintain the productivity on the floor.
  • Review and recommend systems to ensure good quality of raw materials and products.
  • Develop and review supplier engagement mechanisms.
  • Review risk management and mitigation strategies.
  • To review Operational Procedures and contract management.
  • Develop and implement internal health and safety policies/strategies necessary for optimised work processes.
  • To determine the production lines for running as well as production quantities to meet the Sales Department needs.
  • Design training and development programs for subordinates.
  • To be a leader of continuous improvement process on plants to ensure high efficiency.

Requirements of the Job:

The successful candidate for this position should meet the following criteria:

  • Must be a holder of a Degree in Food Science/ Engineering or equivalent.
  • At least 5 years’ relevant experience.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Must be able to demonstrate sound work ethics and capacity for maintaining high professional standards and enhancing productivity levels.

If you wish to be considered please submit your application to [email protected], or [email protected]

Confidential enquiries may be directed to our Managing Consultant Emmanuel Jinda on +263 773 004 143 or +263 (242) 772 778/ 770 035 or to Calistas Bumhira on +263 773 280 689

7th Floor,
Fidelity Life Tower,
Raleigh Street,

The Closing Date for Applications is 27 October 2022

Our Client is an equal opportunity employer.