Sweet Manufacturer Operations Manager Job in Nairobi

Job Vacancy: Operations Manager

Location: Nairobi

Industry: Manufacturing

Our client, a leading sweet manufacturer, is seeking to recruit an Operations Manager.

The successful candidate will oversee production operations and guarantee that manufacturing remains a smooth and efficient process by monitoring employees and organizing workflows.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Be responsible for improving performance, productivity, efficiency and profitability through the implementation of effective methods and strategies.
  • Manage a team of managers, training managers, and other direct reports.
  • Ensure that all workings are manufactured in a correct, cost effective and timely manner in alignment with specifications and quality requirements
  • Chalking out or improve operational systems, processes and best practices that guarantee organizational well-being Purchase materials, plan inventory and ensure warehouse efficiency
  • Contribute towards the achievement of company’s strategic and operational objectives
  • Examine financial data/statements and use them to improve profitability
  • Perform quality controls and monitor production KPI’s
  • Recruit, train, supervise and appraise human resources
  • Cater to clients’ or personnel’s concerns

Qualification and Experience

  • Bachelor of Science in Operations Management or related field
  • 3-5 years’ experience in a FMCG organization
  • Experience in confectionery will be an added advantage
  • Adequate knowledge of organizational effectiveness and operations management
  • Budget development and oversight experience
  • Familiarity with business and financial principles and practices
  • Working knowledge of budgets, forecasting and metrics
  • Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization
  • Leadership and organizational skills

To apply, send your CV and cover letter only to recruit@flexi-personnel.com or before close of business 15th March, 2018.

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Updated: March 27, 2018 — 5:00 pm