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Factory Manager – Voi
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- Bachelor's degree
- Manufacturing, operations, quality
- Manager (team leader)
- Full Time
Our client is a leading ethical clothing factories in the world. It is an organisation that is progressive, visionary and committed to producing high-quality competitive garments while making a positive and sustainable impact. The Company is currently seeking to recruit a Factory Manager. Within next year the Company plans to build another factory and double it’s capacity. They are seeking a Factory Manager who will be a key player in the growth. The ideal candidate Must have prior experience working in the Textile.
- Ensure client samples are correct and all related documentation for samples completed.
On receipt of order create critical path (information regarding capacity obtained fromProduction Manager) with clear deadlines and deliverables and confirm this with the client.
Pre-production planning with Procurement & Logistics department to organise purchase of trims, booking of fabrics.
Management of client fabric testing, ordering of labels and follow up of all components necessary to ensure production begins in line with critical path dates.
Manage paperwork related to importing all components into the country.
Provide Production Manager with all documentation of the order.
Once production begins, collect production figures from Production Manager daily to ensure critical path deadlines are on track.
Weekly meetings with Production Manager and Supervisors to ensure critical path is on track and all Supervisors are fulfilling their job requirements.
Provide client with weekly critical path updates.
Build positive working relationship with clients.
Oversee booking of export documentation once orders completed.
Negotiate fabric and trim prices, garment costings, lead times and minimums.
Analyse the supplier’s capacity to meet the critical path and highlighting any foreseen bottlenecks.
Communicate with overseas suppliers to ensure that all import orders are on track and on time.
- Oversee the import of raw materials, ordering of labels and trims and export of completed goods.
General InformationSalary range
: Not specifiedAdditional information
: Not specifiedContract type
: PermanentJob type
: Full TimeLocation
: Taita tavetaArea of work
: Manufacturing, operations, qualitySeniority
: Manager (team leader)
Job RequirementsRequired education
: Bachelor's degreeRequired relevant work experience
: 10 yearsRequired skills
: Supplier evaluation and management; Packaging and shipping; Factory and workshop management; Stakeholder communication; Operative planning; Textile designRequired languages:
English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)
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