Job Title : Plant Manager - Expatriate
Location : Port Harcourt, Rivers
We are currently in need of an Expatriate Plant Manager for our operations in Nigeria. The position is based in Onne.
To ensure the overall efficiency and effectiveness of the Plant in order to satisfy customer requirements and achieve the profits agreed during the budget process.
To manage and co-ordinate an effective team approach to handling customer requirements and ensuring delivery of the necessary responses in a timely manner.
To ensure that work is produced and delivered through processes which are capable, clearly specified and consistently controlled in conjunction with the Company’s Quality Procedures.
To conduct regular reviews of the effectiveness of the processes and implement actions regarding key areas for growth and improvement of services.
To manage the Plant and Facilities Maintenance system in order that Company assets are kept secure, well maintained and in compliance with the applicable standards / regulations.
To lead and participate in strategy reviews, internal and external audits, budgeting and inventory management processes.
To provide regular and comprehensive reports to the Board regarding the status of the Company’s key performance indicators with appropriate benchmarks drawn from external sources.
To oversee the preparation of the annual budget for the Company, ensuring plans and forecasts are submitted on time.
To continually develop and maintain good customer relationships in order to maximise and increase the Division’s sales and services capability.
To be fully aware of the Company’s contractual obligations to all customers and ensure services are provided in line with these
To promote full compliance of products within sound engineering practice and applicable legislation.
To ensure that all work is produced and delivered through processes which are capable, clearly specified and consistently controlled in conjunction with the Company’s Procedures and customer specifications.
To promote good working practices and compliance with the Company’s Safety Management System and Quality Management System.
To monitor the Key Performance Indicators set and agreed for the Company and implement corrective actions if required.
Desired Skills and Experience
Bachelor's degree required
5-10 years experience in a similar position within an international company operating in the industry, manufacturing, oil & gas or energy sectors
Senior level management experience in an operational role with P&L responsibility.
Experience of business process development in a related industry.
Experience of managing multi discipline teams.
Knowledge of materials and processes used within oil & gas operations.
Ability to communicate effectively at all levels and across all disciplines, both verbally and in writing
Strong focus and ability in relation to prioritisation of tasks and allocation of resources.
Previous experience in emerging markets / Nigeria will be a plus.