Senior Factory Manager Midrand - 11957

Job Role:  Senior Factory Manager
Salary:  R 60 000 - R 80 000 Per month CTC Dependent upon experience
Location:  Midrand

Experience
  • At Least three years + experience at management level in a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience in Pharmaceutical, Manufacturing, packaging, chemical an advantage.
Min Qualification
  • Degree in engineering (preferably mechanical/electrical/chemical)
  • Millwright & Electrical Qualification a definate advantage
JOB BRIEF:
A committed individual that can drive their own and team performance. Must have solid management experience, including engineering and project management skills to drive and deliver continuous improvement.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Being a credible leader that develops and guides operational teams and individuals in achieving targets. 
  • Recruitment, training and development of personnel.
  • Asset preservation through development, implementation and management of effective systems. 
  • Develop and Implement best practice in all areas of factory.
  • Driving continuous improvements and waste elimination to reduce costs and improve quality. 
  • Product development to ensure sustained fashionable and value for money product ranges. 
  • Project management of capital projects.
  • Development of new products and implementation of new technology. 
  • Financial control of factory costs. 
  • Safety and risk management in terms of legislation. 
  • Sourcing of new local and international suppliers.
  • Identification and development of future leaders in the business.
  • Ensure the factory is focused on agreed key performance indicators.
KEY STRENGTH/ABILITIES:
  • Able to work autonomously.
  • Manage growth and change in a professional and entrepreneurial manner.
  • Adaptive and creative to meet targets.
  • Developing and leading teams and individuals toward common long-term objectives and short-term goals.
  • Hands on and results driven.
  • Focused on customer and business needs.
  • Assiduity: Tenacious on goal delivery.
  • High level of attention to detail. 
  • Analytical and detail-oriented problem solver.
  • Ability to notice opportunities.
  • Challenges established practices to test validity. 
  • Engineering and project management skills to drive and deliver continuous improvement.
  • Strong work ethic. 
  • Strategic and big picture thinker. 
  • Emotional Intelligence and Robustness, Diplomatic.
  • Strong personality to deal with staff complement of approximately 250 Staff members