Third Party Manufacturing Lead

Michael Page


Ref: HP350-4764

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Third Party Manufacturing Lead MEA

* Develop, maintain and review the current contract manufacturing strategy and partnerships across MEA

Client Details

Multinational company operating in B2B and B2C chemical sectors


* Develop, maintain and review the current contract manufacturing strategy and partnerships across MEA
* Lead, collaborate with internal cross-functional teams (PD/TCS/Supply Chain/Quality/SHE/Engineering)
* Implement new projects, determine manufacturing requirements.
* Drive contract manufacturer capability and capacity evaluation to enable on-time delivery of project and products going forward.
* Manage schedule, capacity, supply chain flexibility, quality issues and new product updates.
* Communicate status and risks to management.
* Maintains work flow by monitoring steps of the process; setting processing variables; observing control points and equipment; monitoring personnel and resources; studying methods; implementing cost reductions; developing reporting procedures and systems; facilitating corrections to malfunctions within process control points; initiating and fostering a spirit of cooperation within and between departments.
* Negotiate master service agreements and SLA, KPI, Pricing.
* Lead meetings to ensure new product development and cost saving initiatives.
* Strong spreadsheet and numerical analysis skills
* Knowledge of SHE / QA/Compliance/Manufacturing processes
* Problem solving, self-starter
* Maintains quality standards, establishing and enforcing company standards.
* Ensures and maintains safe and clean work environment by educating partners and directing personnel (if any) on the use of all control points, equipment, and resources; ensuring compliance with established policies and procedures.
* Measure partner performance and drive continuous improvement with regular business reviews. Identify and champion process improvements in support of new contract manufacturing requirements.

Job Offer

* Growth opportunities in a MNC and competitive salary and additional benefits


* B-Tech / BE degree required
* Masters or MBA is a plus
* 3-6 years of post-educational experience in Operation/ Procurement/Supply Chain and Project Management
* Exposure to contract manufacturing in trans-national organisation

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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