Factory Manager


Company Ghana HR Solu...
Industry Plastics
Category Others
Location Accra
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified
Education Bachelor / Di...
Experience 12 years
Job Expires Oct 02, 2021
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Job Description

Our client, a leading plastic company is looking to hire a Factory Manager to help manage its operations in Ghana.



The successful applicant will be responsible for setting production targets of the company Laminates - 2nd Plant and effectively manage associated functions & departments of the plant.




  • Execution of the Production Plan
  • Cascading the Production Plan & Targets with various sections
  • Maintaining the Raw Material inventory as per the set norms
  • Achieving the set production targets month on month as per the agreed costs
  • Allocation of the Manpower as budgeted and planned for each section
  • Ensuring optimum utilization of the Plant Capacity
  • Periodic reports on Input output analysis, wastage management & ownership of stocks (RM, WIP & FG)
  • Organizing shop floor meeting & reviews
  • Swift address of the issues related to production


  • Ensuring timely execution of the preventive maintenance
  • Ensure availability of the spares as required for each section
  • Identification & coordination with the external vendors for maintenance
  • Having proactive approach in identifying the maintenance need and thus reducing the downtime for the equipment
  • Ensuring maintenance costs are in line with the maintenance budgets
  • Having cost controlling approach

Quality & Hygiene

  • Ensuring production is as per the agreed quality norms
  • Constant review of the goods in production for quality checks
  • Ensuring minimum wastages, wastages to be below the agreed norms.
  • Excellent customer service & quick response time
  • Ensuring proper housekeeping, cleanliness and hygiene on the shopfloor
  • Ensure proper handling of the goods (Raw material & Finished Goods) as per the defined stacking Norms

Ehs & Statutory Compliances

  • Ensuring building of the factory, drive way, pathways, are safe and maintained in good condition
  • Ensuring safety and health of employees at all times
  • Ensuring all safety norms are followed at all times
  • Ensuring statutory compliances are met as per the local laws and government regulatory authorities

People Management & Resource Utilization

  • Ensuring effective utilization of all resources including the Human Resource
  • All machineries are well maintained and utilized as per the set norm.
  • Manpower planning & budgeting as per the agreed cost and productivity norms.
  • Ensuring Interdepartmental workflow is smooth and well-coordinated.

Required Skills or Experience


  • Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in Engineering / Packaging
  • 10 - 12 years in Packaging Industry specific to printing Industry as Factory Manager, Africa experience preferred.


  • Good Computer & MS Office Skills
  • Analytical Skills
  • Excellent Technical Know How of the Processes & Equipment
  • Vendor Management & Negotiation Skills

How To Apply

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