Factory Manager, Vacancy at Adexen Recruitment Agency
Posted: 09/Nov/2018

Adexen Recruitment Agency - Our client, one of the leading beverage companies with operations in several countries around the world, is recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Factory Manager
Job Reference: 1477
Location: Lagos
Industry: FMCG
Function: Operations & Production

Job Description

  • Our client is to looking recruit a Factory Manager for their operations in Lagos, Nigeria
  • The Factory Manager will be responsible for plant bottling operations to maximise efficiency and material yield with set framework of quality standards at optimal manpower and material cost, and meet the production volume targets at all times.

Responsibilities

  • Plan, organize, direct, control, and evaluate the bottling operations of the plant to produce the products needed by sales
  • Ensure the daily volume targets are met by production
  • Prepare the production schedules to ensure optimized production cost and reduced downtimes
  • Set daily production mix levels and agree shift arrangements with the production team to meet the daily requirements of sales
  • Plan and implement the maintenance management system of the plant that will provide high reliability of operation of the machines
  • Ensure harmony and coordination in all manufacturing activities of the plant
  • Ensure the team executes breakdown maintenance in the shortest possible time
  • Ensure the team work to achieve targeted yields, usages and efficiencies, allocation and proper utilization of manpower
  • Ensure quality product are within standard specifications
  • Coordinate closely with HQ-Projects on implementing new projects such as new bottling lines and common facilities, rehabilitation of machines, overhauling projects, and new manufacturing plants
  • Plan & manage the plant's operational budget. This includes variable cost budget, fixed controllable cost & fixed non-controllable costs to ensure product's costs are kept within reasonable prices
  • Plan and implement action plans designed to achieve the sets goals for the following year as part of the plants annual manufacturing plan
  • Implement & cooperate with other departments with respect to new product launches & other tests
  • Maintain the staff's job results by coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; planning monitoring, and evaluating the job results.

Expectations

  • HND/B.Sc. in Mechanical/Production/Electrical Engineering
  • MBA and Professional Certificates will an added advantage
  • Minimum of 8 years’ experience in performing production & engineering functions within a food/beverage bottling company (at least 4 of those years must have been spent in a managerial role)
  • Young, energetic & passionate about results with a great drive
  • Top notch Leadership capability
  • Organisational skills
  • Sound appreciation of bottling line operations
  • Basic understanding of bottling line machine/tool technology
  • Project Management skills
  • Analytical ability.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online