Operations Director - FMCG Production Centre
Salary CNY1500000 - CNY2000000 per annum
Consultant Karen Chen
Date posted 22 June 2018No.1539 West Nanjing Road Shanghai 200040 Robert Walters China
You will manage 8 direct reports (manager level) and report directly to APAC Operations Director.
Key Job Responsibilities:
- provide direction and leadership to the team and support the day to day business at the site.
- partner with major stakeholders including Sales, Purchasing, R&D, functional teams to drive overall business and customer related performance improvement.
- define priorities and manage resources for appropriate projects; handle multiple concurrent projects, delivering to time and budget commitments.
- act as a proactive strategic leader to identify, plan and implement operations and product design improvement initiatives.
- align plant production objectives with global manufacturing strategy.
- ensure Safety, Quality, production volume, cost of production, and production schedules are met.
- provide leadership and set standards for performance in the area of production, hold reviews on department performance and key business indicators.
- support business opportunities and implement global operational strategies.
- prepare and present operating and capital expenditure budgets to the plant manager for approval.
- continually seek improved methods with a view to reduce costs, improve service level and reduce operational risk.
- ensure compliance to all Legal & Ethical Compliance Program and Code of Conduct
Key Job Requirements:
- Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related field
- minimum 8 years of operational experience in FMCG, Food and Chemical industry, with operations management experience
- experience in customer driven operations (EHS and QM, etc.) would be a plus
- New Product Launch manufacturing exposure
- Sales and Operation Planning experience
- fluent English communication skills
- key stakeholder management. Leadership and interpersonal skills
- strong business acumen, result oriented
About this company:
This is global leading FMCG business with production centre in Shanghai.