Manufacturing Company Head of Production Department Job in Rwanda

Rewarding Career opportunities in a manufacturing Company in Rwanda

Our Client, a manufacturing company that is based in Rwanda and  involved in paper milling, tissue products, detergent products and Bar soap,  wishes to recruit dynamic, and highly motivated candidates to fill the position of:

Head of Production Department 

Ref: PKF/HR/16


The purpose of the job is to coordinate and manage production activities at the company in accordance with set strategies, guidelines, rules, regulations; and guide the Institution on all matters concerning production of products. 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Plan, organize and supervise all production and manufacturing operations to meet the    company’s production objectives.
  • Develop  the company’s Research and Development (R&D) strategy;
  • Design, implement and continually improve systems to achieve and maintain efficiency in all production and manufacturing operations.
  • Develop and implement the company’s quality management systems.
  • Lead the company to achieve and maintain ISO Certification.
  • Develop and implement the company’s SOP’s and ensuring these consistently adhered to.
  • Contribute to the recruitment, training and developing of the production and technical team;
  • Develop and implement, in collaboration the HR department, the Performance management system across the production and technical department.
  • Coordinate the preparation of Production budgets and Strategic Action Plans for the company.
  • Coordinate the implementation of company’s production policies, programmes, projects and regulations and budgets and Strategic Action Plans;
  • Provide technical guidance and advice to the management of the company on production issues, programmes and projects.
  • Monitoring the use and management of production facilities in the company.
  • Promoting appropriate production technologies and best practices.
  • Supervise, coach and mentor staff in production department.
  • Prepare and submit daily, weekly monthly and annual reports as required by the supervisor.
  • Any other duties required by the line manager and / or CEO;
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, A master’s Degree in engineering is an added advantage. 
  • At least 6 years of relevant experience 3 of which should have been at senior level.
Knowledge and Skills
  • Planning, organizing and coordinating;
  • Human Resource Management;
  • Team Work;
  • Communication;
  • Ethics and Integrity;
  • Concern for quality and standards
  • Report writing
  • Planning, organizing and coordinating;
  • Project Management;
  • Accountability;
  • Leadership;
  • Time management;
Remuneration: Successful candidates will be offered a competitive package commensurate with their qualifications and experience.

Application Process

Please submit your application with a detailed CV in the prescribed format accessible at our website ( and a cover letter indicating the reference number for the position applied for, current position, remuneration level, email and telephone contacts, copies of academic and professional certificates, and a copy of Identification Card (ID) / Passport. Female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.

Applications should be sent to  by 21st June 2016 and addressed to:

The Recruitment Team
PKF Consulting Ltd
P.O Box 14077  00800 

PKF will only process applications submitted through the online address given in the prescribed format.  

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 
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Updated: June 15, 2016 — 12:23 pm