Factory Manager
Recruitment Matters
Cape Town, City of Cape Town Metro, City of Cape Town Metro
5d ago

Our client in the FMCG industry is looking for a Factory Manager to join their team.

Duties and Responsibilities :

  • Managing the performance of each employee and outsourced labor providers.
  • Sustaining current market position and growing market share.
  • Creating business plans to support the company’s financial objectives.
  • Supporting sales teams and key account managers in retention of existing customers.
  • Defining and executing short and long-term strategic goals and developing clear plans to implement them.
  • Improving internal processes and ensuring employees work as a cohesive unit.
  • Anticipate client needs and develop solutions to meet those needs.
  • Maintain and enhance the use of information management systems across all factory functions.
  • Facility costs against budget, initiating corrective action as necessary.
  • Assessing facility needs and performance.
  • Assist in the recruitment, selection, orientation, training, and development of facility staff.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of individual performance scorecards.
  • Maintain and enhance professional and technical knowledge.
  • To ensure that personal behavior reflects the company values.
  • Prepare relevant correspondence, reports, and manuals covering operations, production, maintenance, safety, and security.
  • Maintain the physical condition of the facility and all aspects therein.
  • Facility optimization and efficiencies.
  • Key Skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication.
  • Solid presentation skills and ability to explain complex processes to an audience.
  • Expert in financial management and persistent business will to succeed.
  • Planning and managing the company’s performance.
  • Manage operations and processes within budget.
  • Ability to enforce and maintain high standards, even under pressure.
  • General and senior management skills.
  • Deadline driven.
  • Leading and managing staff.
  • Problem analysis and decision-making.
  • Operational Availability.
  • Clear criminal record.
  • Strategic thinking.
  • Attention to detail.
  • High personal standards.
  • Own transport and valid driver’s license.
  • Job Role : Factory Manager
  • Industry : Manufacturing / Production
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Required Skills

    10 Years of Experience


  • Relevant Degree.
  • 10 years of relevant factory / manufacturing experience (FMCG).
  • 5 years of solid management experience.
  • Build and lead successful teams.
  • Achieve targets in a dynamic and competitive business environment.
  • Successfully manage a diverse group of employees.
  • Build and nurture trust with teams, customers and suppliers.
  • Knowledge of Production Management .
  • Knowledge of Warehouse & Distribution.
  • Knowledge of Holistic Facility Management .
  • Knowledge of the FMCG environment.
  • Knowledge of Food products .
  • Knowledge of labour relations and industrial relations.
  • Must be computer literate in Word, Excel, Email and Internet.
  • Report this job

    Thank you for reporting this job!

    Your feedback will help us improve the quality of our services.

    My Email
    By clicking on "Continue", I give neuvoo consent to process my data and to send me email alerts, as detailed in neuvoo's Privacy Policy . I may withdraw my consent or unsubscribe at any time.
    Application form