09 Apr

Operations Manager

Lagos Mainland, Lagos
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  • ₦100,000
  • Closing Date: 27-Apr-2018



Our client is a fast growing start up fashion and design company with corporate presence both in Nigeria and the United Kingdom. We focus on quality garment production for deserving customers, and looking to build new teams that will turn around the business.


Job Description

  • Lead the garment production function within budget and output targets to meet customer requirements and standards.
  • Full accountability for ensuring safety, customer quality, cost and delivery requirements are met.
  •  Responsible for developing an enthusiastic, motivated and flexible team by building working relationships ensuring that Health, Safety and Environmental requirements are adhered to.
  •  Manage the team on best practice and establish standard policies and procedures whilst also mentoring and leading teams.
  • Implement and manage continuous improvement and modern manufacturing principles by highlighting deficiencies and recommending changes in training, working practices and processes.

Skills and Attributes:

  • Excellent leadership and man- management skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to manage a variety of cross-functional team members
  • Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills
  • Excellent organizational and follow-up skills
  • Competent in problem solving, team building, planning and decision making

Qualifications and Experience Levels:

  • Relevant manufacturing/engineering degree is preferred, or HND,
  • Extensive Manufacturing level experience with significant proven supervisory
  • experience
  • Technical Understanding of Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP)
  • Experience of managing Profit & Loss responsibilities for manufacturing
  • Understanding of manufacturing and procurement/supply chain
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems
  • experience
  • Membership of an appropriate industry related professional body would be advantageous