Job Title: Technical Manager
Location: Soap and Detergent – All States
Company: PZ Cussons Nigeria
The Role: Technical Manager: The successful candidate will be required to:
• Interface between the Factory and Marketing/NPD/R&D in terms of identifying plant, equipment and materials requirements to meet both NPD and MI objectives
• Be responsible for the QC/QA function as it relates to Personal care factories.
• Continue process development and optimisation of existing plant and processes to reduce conversion cost and improve efficiency
• Continue process development and optimisation of existing plant and processes to delivery the product quality expected by the market
• Develop of MI opportunities through process optimisation/rationalisation in conjunction with local R&D and the Personal Care Network
• To liaise with supply chain to ensure raw material quality meets plant requirements
• Conduct internal auditing of processes to ensure that safe operating conditions/environment are maintained
• Development of business proposals for future developments in conjunction with senior management in Nigeria and UK
• Be a member of the Personal care category team
The Person: The Right candidate must
• Have B.Tech/B.Eng Chemical Engineering
• Have a minimum of 10 years experience in Personal care manufacturing industries that includes creams, lotions, jellies, floor wash, dish wash etc.
• Exposure to soaps and/or detergents manufacturing will be an added advantage. • Be a Computer expertise especially in MS Word, MS Excel , Access, PowerPoint.
• Have excellent oral and written communication skills
Have a CANDO attitude, exhibiting our core values – COURAGE,ACCOUNTABILITY, NETWORKING, DRIVE,ONENESS
Please note that only shortlisted candidates would be contacted
Closing date: 30 Aug 2012.Technical Manager - August 2012 Job Vacancy