Division and Department :
Minimum Skills and Knowledge Required :
Standard 10 / Grade 12 or equivalent
Min 5 years in a Corporate Branding (production environment)
Supervisory experience will be a distinct advantage
Excellent English communication skills, oral and written.
Excellent computer skills, working with MS Office and Amtrack
Must be prepared to work overtime / weekends / shifts in accordance with operational requirements
Behavioural Dimensions Required :
Ability to lead a team of planners
Ability to plan, lead and organise teams and processes
Good sense of urgency and exigency
Ability to work under pressure, remaining calm and composed and focus on getting the job done.
Ability to work at an extensive pace
Meticulous attention to detail
Team player with excellent interpersonal skills.
Analytical skill to quickly solve both complex and uncomplicated problems.
Brief Description of Key Performance Areas :
Manage a team of planners with the purpose of ensuring that optimal productivity performance is achieved.
Manage production planners ensuring that all machines and jobs are at optimal performance.
Monitor production status to ensure all jobs planned and in process are completed on time.
Communicate with Sales on any projected completion times, relaying timeous information on any envisaged delay.
Liaise with relevant Production Managers on any production issues.
Continual assess and improve systems to improve productivity.
Update SOPS and systems.
Compile Production reports for submission to Production manager.
Manage and discipline staff according to internal policy and processes.
Monitor attendance of planners to ensure continuity of planning.
Adhere to health & safety requirements and ensure employees are compliant at all times
Maintain good housekeeping and hygiene standards in accordance with policies
Additional Information :
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Should no response be received within 5 working days of date of application, please consider application unsuccessful.
Please provide employment dates and salary expectations when submitting CV
N.B Note that the Company will select candidates with due cognizance of its Employment Equity Policy.