Manufacturing Company Operations Manager Job in Kenya

Our client, a global manufacturing company is seeking to recruit an Operations Manager to be based in Nairobi.

The preferred candidate MUST have prior work experience in the manufacturing sector and MUST have a proven track record in measuring efficiency, managing a team, financial management and operations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Set objectives, provide direction and support team to deliver professional terms of service.
  • Analyse and draw information for strategic change and develop an operating strategy for the company.
  • Ensure good manufacturing practices are in place.
  • Practice all environment, health and safety procedures and make safety a top priority.
  • Lead the safe operation and comply with legal, legislate and corporate safety requirements.
  • Drive continuous improvement to optimize cost and productivity improvements.
  • Understand and implement ISO procedures that relate to the role.
  • Develop, analyse and manage operational expenses for the company.
  • Work with HR to build a positive employee relations and industrial relations culture.
  • Train, coach and provide development opportunities for staff.
  • Perform general management duties.


  • Must have a Bachelors’ Degree in Engineering/Management from a recognized university.
  • Must have above 5 years’ experience in the manufacturing/logistics sector.
  • Must have above 3 years’ experience in a senior management role.
  • Must have excellent interpersonal communication at all levels.
  • Must have problem solving and analytical skills.

Monthly Gross Salary:  Dependant on experience

Deadline: 14th June 2017


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Engineering and Technical
Updated: May 16, 2017 — 9:33 pm