Chief Executive Officer Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Chief Executive Officer – Nairobi, Kenya
A well established Meat Processing Business based in Rumuruti, currently running ranches and abattoir is seeking to recruit a Chief Executive Officer.  This Company’s strategy is to increase its revenue stream by growing the range of value added meat products; therefore the ideal candidate MUST have a strong background in business development and production. Relevant experience working in a manufacturing or production company in a senior management level is mandatory.

Key Responsibilities;
  • Procure statutory licenses and permits from relevant bodies and ensure compliance.
  • Develop and sustain business relations with both retail and institutional clients.
  • Aggressively grow the retail clientele of the business.
  • Supervise pricing of products, and grow gross and net profit margins by introducing cost and operating efficiencies.
  • Liaise with suppliers to ensure favourable credit terms are provided and that contracts to third party contractors are being awarded fairly.
  • Ensure that day-to-day ranches and abattoir operations such as are being handled efficiently.
  • Evaluate and implement the retail strategy of supplying to supermarkets and butcheries.
  • Overall responsibility for environmental issues and operational health and safety.
  • Oversee the recruitment process of staff; interviewing, hiring and training of employees.
  • Keep track of weekly, monthly and annual revenues.
  • Must have a Bachelor degree in a relevant field.
  • Must have 10 years senior management experience manufacturing or production company.
  • Must have a strong background in business development and production.
  • Must have a commercial understanding of production operations and margins.
  • Must have experience with initiating change and leading improvement programmes.
  • Must have experience in developing strategic plans.
Monthly gross salary: Ksh. 500,000 – 750,000/= (Approx. 5,000 – 7,500 USD) depending on experience

Deadline: 30th April 2016    

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