Production Manager

Full Time
  • Post Date: January 31, 2020
  • Apply Before: July 1, 2020
Job Description

A vacancy is available for a Production Manager to play a senior role in the company.

Key Performance Areas:

  • Overall Production Planning, Forecasting & Scheduling for The Business
  • Build & manage a value chain to deliver final product using Contract Manufacturers
  • Manage the business & commercial relationship with Contract Manufactures
  • Ensure our business supply partners are capacitated, energized & focused
  • Manage a small internal production business unit, including two production assistants (specialist product building & quality control)

Qualifications Required:

  • BSc Degree Electrical Engineering + Certificate in Project Management – essential.
  • Certificate in Finance for Non-Financial Managers / Business Management – advantageous.

Experience:  5- 10 years’ experience supplier negotiation experience; 5-10 years’ experience in architecting, negotiating & managing Contract Manufacturer value chains; Team leadership experience; Ability to operate at executive level; Systems development & implementation; Budget management; Risk management; Project planning; Deep level experience of operations in a technical manufacturing environment, Production planning / forecasting /scheduling & Developing sound business relationships.

Skills: Electrical engineering skills (technical); Business, Commercial & Project Management Skills; People Skills; Performance Management skills; Strong negotiation skills; Presentation skills; Problem solving skills; Communication skills, Decision making skills & Relationship building skills.

Knowledge:  Commercial knowledge (Contracts, Service Level Agreements etc.; Business Acumen, Knowledge of Business Management Systems (Quality management) & Operational environments.