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Thursday, May 25, 2017

Confectionery Production Manager Job at Frank Management Consult Ltd - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Confectionery Production Manager

Jobs at:
Frank Management Consult Ltd

Deadline of this Job:
30th May 2017

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda

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Job details:
Frank Management Consult Ltd is one of the country’s premier Recruitment & Training consulting firm, based in Nairobi. FMC has proven itself for more than 15 years. Specifically, FMC has competitive expertise in Recruitment, Headhunting, In-House Training, Background Check, Career Development Advisory, CV writing services & General HR Consultancy. They would like to recruit for their valuable client, one of East Africa’s leading confectionery companies.
Job Summary: The Confectionery Production Manager will be tasked with the day-to-day supervision of activities of the Confectionery Production Unit to ensure that the highest safety and quality standards are achieved. S/He will be responsible for efficient and timely production.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
• Ensure the implementation of the defined production standards, ensuring they are carried out in a proper and safe manner.
• The Production Manager will be responsible for efficient and timely production for this confectionery, Food Science and marketing needs.
• Planning and organizing production schedules
• Assessing project and resource requirements
• Estimating, negotiating and agreeing budgets and timescales
• Ensuring that health and safety regulations are met
• Tasked with determining quality control standards
• Selecting, ordering and purchasing materials
• Organizing the repair and routine maintenance of production equipment
• Supervising the work of junior staff
• Organizing relevant training sessions
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
• The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Food Science /Production Engineering/ related studies with five years’ experience in the industry (baking/ snacks or sweets production) OR Diploma in Food science with eight years of production management experience in Confectionery
• Previous experience in confectionery i.e. sweets and snacks craft production facility a MUST
• Good team management skills
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Keen attention to details and extremely thorough.
• Highly flexible and very professional.
• Ability to multitask and meet targets set
Job application procedure
All candidates are strongly encouraged to send their applications and updated CVs to:
Talent Consultant,
Frank Management Consult Ltd,
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