Production Manager Job Vacancies In Kenya 2018

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Department: Production

Reports To: Production Director

Supervising:  Assistant Production Manager, Production Team

Production Manager Job Responsibilities

  • Planning, coordinating and execution of the production objectives and schedules to ensure that production, pull planning and customer requirement targets are achieved.
  • Continuous improvement using manufacturing excellence systems – Kaizen, TPM, ISO 22000:2005 etc.
  • Develop and cascade the manufacturing KPIs and monitor the same on the Balanced Score Card.
  • Formulate and execute a sustainable production strategy, policies and standard operating procedures (SOPs) in Productivity, Quality, Cost, Delivery, Safety (OSH) and Morale.
  • Deletion of Muda, Mura and Muri in the production process while improving the productivity ratio.
  • Develop and control the direct labor, direct materials and overheads budget
  • Process and People capability development while creating effective work environments
  • Manage third party contracts for manufacturing and the manufacturing service delivery.
  • Optimization, care and improvement of the asset base while delivering an On Time, In Full and Error free operation.
  • Measurement and the resultant correction or corrective action activities.
  • Any other leadership assignment relevant to the fabric of Tropical heat.

Key Results Areas

  • Waste reduction.
  • Nil stock outs from poor production planning and scheduling
  • OEE, Measurement and Productivity improvement.
  • Develop capacity of the production team towards a flexible operation.
  • Improve communication and accountability within the supply chain.
  • Continuous improvement through operational excellence.

Qualifications for the Production Manager Job

  • A bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business Administration, or any other related field
  • Minimum 5 years working experience in a similar capacity in the FMCG industry
  • Must be familiar with best practice in manufacturing.
  • Training and knowledge in HACCP / ISO22000 / GMP / Kaizen
  • Knowledge of quality systems and standards
  • Knowledge of health and safety standards and compliance
  • Solid computer skills

How to Apply

If you meet the above qualifications, please apply by sending your CV to [email protected] with production manager as the subject


Source – Career Point Kenya