Plant Manager (Food Ingredients)

Chonburi Province Permanent
  • Leading consumer brand
  • Industry 4.0 driven business

About Our Client

Our client is a leading FMCG with a product portfolio that covers food product manufacturing.

Job Description

  • Responsible for the manufacture of safe quality products that meet the requirements of all regulatory agencies and our customers
  • Implements, plans, and schedules aligned with strategies to improve working conditions to achieve the appropriate volume of production ensuring product meets established targeted return on assets employed and contribution to sales and profits
  • Defines and directs the administration plant or facility policies within the framework and intent of the company's manufacturing charter
  • Develops and approves short- or long-term operating objectives in areas such as cost reduction, quality, and new product integration as undertaken at the plant level
  • Oversees development of and implementation of capital plans related to production improvement, repair, maintenance, and expansion
  • Directs the maintenance of a safe and healthy working environment by eliminating hazards training employees and promoting safety awareness
  • Hires, directs, trains, and develops employees

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree is required, ideally from an Engineering/Food Science background
  • Minimum 15 years of relevant experience in managing critical operational, commercial and manufacturing activities
  • Exposure to the food & beverage or personal care industry
  • Fluency (spoken and written) in English and Thai is necessary
  • Familiar with Six Sigma, LEAN, Kaizen process in continuous improvement
  • Adequate knowledge of organisational effectiveness, operations management, budget development and oversight
  • Outstanding leadership capabilities, ability to communicate a compelling vision and drive results while developing a strong team
  • A demonstrated ability to work cross-functionally at a regional scale within the Group to drive business growth
  • Ability to work in a challenging, fast paced, results-oriented environment under minimal supervision

What's on Offer

  • Opportunity to work on exciting, strategic projects in partnership with key leaders
  • A culture focused on ensuring the health, safety and well-being of its employees
  • Excellent and competitive package (including fringe benefits), depending on experience
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