Plant Manager - Candy

Michael Page

Saudi Arabia

Ref: HP350-6106

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

* The Factory Manager's primary responsibilities are the daily management and coordination of plant operations including production and maintenance while ensuring compliance with all corporate policies and regulations.

Client Details

* Leader in the manufacturing industry in KSA


* The candidate should enforce the concept of operational team in his factory and should be able to train, develop individuals and to amplify potential expertise among his team.
* The FM should be able to localize the target jobs in candy factory to achieve the Saudization percentage as defined by HR department.
* Lead and manage all plant operations to realize a competent profitability for the factory while developing continuous Improvement culture to achieve required production volumes defined by the supply chain planning team, in compliance with quality standards and in accordance with the Key Performance Indicators.
* Lead and manage the maintenance team to assure the proper planning of maintenance activities including preventive maintenance, corrective and breakdown maintenance.
* He should have solid background and hands-on experience to be capable with the maintenance team to define the requirements and set efficient plans to improve machines performance.
* The Factory Manager is responsible to establish the culture of total productive maintenance (TPM) and to commission the knowledge and practical experience of PM & AM principles.
Job Offer
* Ability to work with a multicultural environment and ability to build a team.


* B.Sc. in Engineering is a must
* Minimum 5 year's experience in factory manager role is preferred.
* Minimum 5-10 years in candy making industry.
* Good knowledge in high-speed double twist, stick pack wrapping machines (ACMA GD), batch & continuous cooking processing lines for both HBC and soft toffees.
* Age between 40 - 45 years

About the Company

Michael Page is one of the world's leading professional recruitment consultancies, specializing in the placement of candidates in permanent, contract, temporary and interim positions with clients around the world.

The Group has operations in the UK, Continental Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Americas. In the Middle East we focus on the areas of:

Finance & Accounting Banking & Financial Services Procurement Property & Construction Engineering & Supply Chain Oil & Gas Technical and Engineering Human Resources Sales Marketing Technology Secretarial Executive Search Legal

The Group operates through 161 offices in 33 countries and employs over 5,000 employees worldwide.

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