Job Type Permanent / Full Time Working Experience 5 - 10 Years Education Level Other Professional Qualification Industry Manufacturing Jobs Qualifications Key skills required of the Factory Manager Analytical skills and attention to detail An understanding of trends and an ability to project what the current market desires Team working skills and superior managerial abilities The ability to manage and allocate budgets Creativity and an ability to produce innovative and original ideas Experience with and an understanding of market research Time and project management skills, including the ability to work on multiple projects at the same time An ability to think strategically and come up with campaigns Requirements Degree in Operations Management / Production / Project Management / Strategic Management or a related degree.
Technical Qualification About five (5) years in a similar role Description
A reputable company in the Garment Manufacturing and Textile industry seeks to employ the services of a Production Manager.
The Production Manager shall be responsible for the technical management, supervision and control of production processes.
The Production manager shall have oversight responsibilities of every activity on the Production ground and shall be responsible for :
Cost management of products and assist with new product costings models.
Analyze budgets and continuously control production costs and implement waste reduction measures.
Manage all activities within the production process, including maintenance and the workforce.
Handle logistics, warehousing and stock of raw materials used in production.
Manage all teams within the Production department
Focus on growing business and revenue by implementing necessary changes to product / production line to enter new markets or grow existing territories
Manage and evaluate machine resources to ensure productivity and minimal downtime
Oversee a workforce of 200+ employees in the manufacturing department
Strive to reduce expenses and increase productivity across all product lines
Set ambitious production goals and communicate them to key personnel
Establish workflow policies that enhance speed and efficiency without compromising product safety or integrity
Create schedules for employees to ensure optimum staffing levels
Determine equipment, material and manpower requirements for project execution.
Develop project budget and maintain expenses within the budget.
Recommend cost reduction initiatives while maintaining quality standards.
Monitor production activities and adjust schedules for on-time delivery.
Ensure that final product meets quality standards and customer specifications.
The Production Manager shall have oversight responsibilities over the following Units :
Quality control / Stores and Accessories
Mass Production lines
Specialized Production lines