Wax Company Operations Manager Job in Kenya (60K)

Job Title: Operations Manager – Wax Company

Location: Thika East and Machakos County

Net salary: 55k – 60k

Our client is a bee wax company committed to providing pure, premium, quality beeswax and ensuring there is stable supply that meet customer’s demand.

They seek to hire an operation’s manager who will supervise the production team, manage and execute production projects.


  • Monitor production activities and adjust schedules for timely delivery.
  • Assign daily workload to the team members under your supervision.
  • Develop production programs and guidelines to support company objectives.
  • Recommend process improvement to enhance production quality and capacity.
  • Ensure that your team follows and adheres to company policies and safety standards.
  • Ensure proper layout of equipment within the facility.
  • Recommend cost reduction initiatives while maintaining quality standards.
  • Determine the right equipment, materials and manpower requirements for projects and production execution.
  • Ensure that final products meet the required quality standards and customer specifications.
  • Schedule equipment maintenance and inspections on a regular basis.
  • Investigate production issues and develop relevant solutions.
  • Recommend and organize relevant work/job training sessions to team members to be able to achieve production goals.
  • Assist in employee recruitment, performance evaluation, promotion, retention and termination activities.
  • Establish and implement the company’s Quality Management System, ensuring Good Manufacturing Practice is followed.
  • Ensure Health and Safety regulations are met.
  • Select, order and purchase materials and production inputs.
  • Negotiate and assist in budget estimations.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Management specializing in Human resource/ accounting or a related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years ‘experience with 1 year experience as an operations or production manager in an FMCG.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and negotiating skills.
  • High degree of integrity and honesty.
  • Able to speak with authority in both English and Kiswahili languages.
  • Already living near or willing to relocate to Thika East, Machakos county
  • Excellent accounting and analytical skill
  • Conversant with Microsoft Office and QuickBooks software
  • Well conversant with contemporary Human Resource management

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualifications and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Operations Manager – FMCG’s) to vacancies@corporatestaffing.co.ke on or before Thursday 22nd November 2019.

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Thika East and Machakos County

Thika East and Machakos County

Thika East and Machakos County

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Updated: November 16, 2019 — 9:19 am