Place: West Africa - Switzerland
Publication Date: 26/06/2020
Ref: PC003820

Job Details

For one of our clients, a sugar producer based in West Africa, we are seeking to recruit a Manufacturing Manager to be based locally:

Your mission:

During the sugar campaigns:

  • Plan and coordinate the different phases during the manufacturing process
  • Manage the manufacturing process and control the results. Provide instructions to optimize the quality at each stages of the sugar production
  • Share the performance indicators for security, quality, costs, delays and HR
  • Work closely with the Maintenance Manager by coordinating and controlling maintenance programs for the good functioning of the industrial process
  • Be responsible for the quality of the products and by-products that are valued
  • Be sure that hygiene, security and environmental instructions are respected

In between the sugar campaigns:

  • In collaboration with the Maintenance Manager, dispatch the maintenance work and new building works
  • After analysing the incidents and difficulties encountered during the sugar campaign, propose in collaboration with the Maintenance Manager the list of work needed in between the campaigns
  • Be responsible for the process modifications
  • Participate in the elaboration of the budget process and it’s follow up
  • Establish a report at the end of each campaigns and make propositions in order to optimize the whole manufacturing process

Your profile:

  • Minimum 5 years of experience on a similar role ideally within sugar
  • People management experience is mandatory (large teams)
  • Being organised, rigorous and reactive is key
  • Fluent in French and English (mandatory)