Job title: Production Operations Director
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Johannesburg (East Rand)
  • FMCG
  • Engineering
  • Executive Management
  • Process Engineer
  • Production Management
  • Operations Management
  • FMCG
Salary type: Annual
Salary from: ZAR 1,200,000.00
Salary to: ZAR 1,600,000.00
Job published: 08-04-2019
Job ID: 30702

Job Description

Production Engineer & Operations Director

The opportunity that awaits you:

Join an industry leader with an incredible journey in the FMCG sector. Having started in a garage over a decade ago, to now competing with listed organisations with its hi-tech production capability. This is an opportunity to run the full production function of the business and work closely with the Managing Director as a 2IC. This organisation is committed to developing its technology, product range and people; in order to become the top competitor in the market.

Your key responsibilities:

The Production Engineer will oversee the business operations working closely with a strong middle management team to create efficiencies, improve process & productivity, reduce risk, and ensure scalability as the business continues its rapid growth trajectory.

This role will also focus on interesting projects, such as digitising the production & process reporting dashboards to provide valuable live information and improve on planning.

Essentially this role will form part of the executive management and will form an integral part of the overall business management as a 2IC.

Our required expertise:

  • BEng Production/Process/Industrial or equivalent
  • Minimum of 7 year within an FMCG environment
  • Sound managerial skillset with employees at all levels
  • Experience within the Plastics sector will be an advantage
  • Solid business acumen
  • Passionate about holistic company growth

Your reward:

  • Salary range: R1.2 Million -  R1.6 Million CTC p.a.
  • Huge growth potential


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