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Plant Manager (FMCG)

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Key Skills: Operations, Manufacturing, Management, Efficiency, Plant Operations

Our client is seeking a dedicated and experienced Plant Manager to oversee the operations of a manufacturing plant located in East Java. This role offers an exciting opportunity to take charge of an entire plant operation, ensuring safety, efficiency, and productivity. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing plans that help operations run smoothly, managing production, creating and managing budgets, recruiting, training and onboarding new employees, collecting and reviewing data to reduce inefficiencies and waste, analyzing data and creating reports to present to executives regarding processes, evaluating employees and giving suggestions for improvement.

  • Opportunity to lead an entire plant operation in East Java
  • Key role in ensuring safety, efficiency, and productivity within the plant
  • Chance to make significant contributions towards reducing inefficiencies and waste

What you'll do:

As a Plant Manager (FMCG), you will play a pivotal role in steering the success of our client's manufacturing plant. Your day-to-day responsibilities will involve overseeing operations to ensure safety standards are met while also focusing on developing plans that facilitate smooth operations. You will manage production timelines, create and manage budgets, recruit new talent while nurturing existing ones. A key part of your role will be data analysis - collecting, reviewing, and interpreting data to identify areas of inefficiency or waste. You will also be responsible for creating detailed reports for executive review based on your findings. Evaluating employee performance and providing constructive feedback will also fall under your purview as you strive to maintain a high-performing team.

  • Oversee operations to ensure safety across all aspects of the plant
  • Develop strategic plans that aid in smooth running of operations
  • Manage production schedules to meet business objectives
  • Create and manage budgets effectively
  • Recruit, train and onboard new employees fostering a supportive work environment
  • Collect and review data with a focus on reducing inefficiencies and waste
  • Analyse data and create comprehensive reports for executive review
  • Evaluate employee performance regularly providing constructive feedback for improvement

What you bring:

The ideal Plant Manager candidate brings a wealth of experience in plant operations spanning at least 8-10 years. You have a good understanding of the regulatory requirements for operating plants. Your strong aptitude for root cause analysis and troubleshooting operational issues sets you apart. You are proficient with Microsoft Office applications and computer technology, and you are familiar with operating plant equipment safely and efficiently. Your excellent verbal and written communication skills enable you to effectively convey information across all levels of the organisation. You have strong leadership attributes, exceptional organizational and time-management skills.

  • Proven experience of 8-10 years working in plant operations is essential
  • Good understanding of regulatory requirements for operating plants is required
  • Strong aptitude for root cause analysis and troubleshooting operational issues is desirable
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications and computer technology is expected
  • Familiarity with operating plant equipment safely and efficiently is necessary
  • Excellent verbal and written communication in English are crucial
  • Strong leadership attributes along with exceptional organizational and time-management skills are needed
  • Willing to be based in East Java.

What sets this company apart:

Our client is a global FMCG company known for its commitment to innovation, quality, and sustainability. They offer a dynamic work environment that encourages professional growth and development. Their inclusive culture values diversity and promotes collaboration, making it an ideal place to grow your career.

What's next:

Ready to take the next step in your career? Apply today!

Apply today by clicking on the link provided!

Due to the high volume of applications we are experiencing, our team will only be in touch with you if your application is shortlisted.

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Procurement & Supply Chain

Focus: Consultancy

Industry: FMCG

Salary: IDR55,000,000 - IDR65,000,000 per month

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Mid Management

Location: East Java

Job Reference: 5CT969-B7F158D8

Date posted: 03 June 2024

Consultant: Narita Mandela

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