Magnate Ventures Production Manager Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Magnate Ventures Ltd is seeking:

Position Title: Production Manager

Location: Nairobi

Reporting to: General Manager

Overall Purpose: Magnate Ventures Ltd is looking for a Production Manager who will be responsible for planning, coordinating and controlling all the workshop processes.

He/she will ensure that resources are used effectively, costs are minimised, quality standards are maintained, and that the workshop is conducted in a safe and environmentally conscious way.

He/she will supervise production staff and liaise with people from different departments and suppliers.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Organize workflow to meet specifications and deadlines
  • Prepare orders, setting quality standards and estimating timescales and costs
  • Monitor production schedules and adjusting them if problems occur
  • Supervise and evaluate performance of production personnel
  • Determine amount of necessary resources (workforce, raw materials etc.)
  • Approve maintenance work, purchasing of equipment etc.
  • Ensure output is produced efficiently and that the correct amount is produced at the right cost and level of quality
  • Enforce health and safety precautions
  • Draft a timescale for the job
  • Ensure the workshop equipment is maintained in accordance with Engineering standards, local and statutory legislation, ISO systems and Health & Safety legislation.
  • Cross-train worker teams for maximum production flexibility.

Incumbent Requirements:

  • Proven experience in the production industry
  • BSc/BA in business administration or relevant field is preferred
  • Deep knowledge of production management
  • Understanding of quality standards and health & safety regulations
  • Knowledge of performance evaluation and budgeting concepts
  • Experience in reporting on key production metrics
  • Experience in a managerial role within manufacturing set ups, preferably on a hands-on role.
  • IT literate with a good understanding of all MS Office applications and project management programme.
  • Excellent organizational and leaderships skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong decision-making skills and a results-driven approach

NOTE: This position is open to all nationalities

How to Apply

Kindly send your CV quoting the job title in the email subject Production Manager to recruitment@magnate-ventures.com on or before Tuesday, 13th March, 2018


Business Administration, Engineering and Technical
Updated: February 27, 2018 — 11:52 am