Moko Home Production/Factory Manager Jobs in Kenya

Moko Home Production/Factory Manager Jobs in Kenya

Job Details

  • Moko Home + Living is a growing company bursting with innovation, creativity and passion.

  • Our customers dream of a better night's sleep, a welcoming place to host their guests, a fun and safe place for their children to play.

  • But they tell us this isn't easy - they have to settle for low-quality furnishings or break the bank.

  • Join us in building the products, the brand and the network to put quality living within everyone's reach.

    What You’ll Do

  • You’ll take the reins of our growing production operation.

  • This is a key management and leadership role which will oversee all critical production functions and advance them to the next level.

  • The Production Manager will also work closely with various teams to ensure timely delivery to our customers. .

    The Role

    Production Planning

    • Work with the supply chain department to forecast and plan for the present and future consumption of raw materials to ensure that materials are always available

    • Evaluate production schedules and labor requirements to plan team structure and development

    • Develop and maintain production metrics for quality, delivery, and safety

    Team Management

    • Build strong rapport with our 150-person-strong production team through open communication; promote a positive, safe, productive, and efficient work environment

    • Continually analyze, identify and set expectations to motivate team members to achieve objectives and goals

    • Manage employee training and required documentation to ensure effective training methods that are in compliance with current procedures and quality standards

    Quality Assurance

    • Ensure that goods produced by your team always meet quality standards

    • Monitor product standards at various levels of production and at the point of release so that the cost of rework is reduced

    Continuous Improvement

    • Monitor and recommend necessary changes to the layout of the plant, machinery, and production processes and methods for any new equipment, materials, or components

    • Continuously work to
    improve the cost of products by optimizing raw materials, labour, and utilities

    • Review and recommend appropriate measures to control and minimize waste levels

    • Review production practices and equipment; make proposals for improvements to ensure that they are maximally effective

    • Support research and development to keep our production team up to date and working with the latest technology and using the most efficient manufacturing practices
    Career Growth + Compensation

  • Moko invests in building the capacity and skills within our team.

  • Your manager will invest significant time in your career development.

  • We provide constant, actionable feedback delivered through mentorship from the management team.

  • Because of our rapid growth, we constantly have new roles opening up and opportunities in many functions.

  • This results in fast career growth for those who are ready to take up the challenge

    Are You Our Dream Candidate?

    • Strong organizational and record-keeping skills, including the ability to develop operational tools in Microsoft Excel

    • Strong management and leadership skills, including the ability to relate well with direct reports, customers, and colleagues.
    Candidates with at least 3 years’ management experience managing a large team preferable.

    • Strong professional references demonstrating professional accomplishment and trustworthiness

    • Knowledge of good manufacturing practices and lean manufacturing policies and procedures

    • At least 5 years’ experience working in a manufacturing setting (process, chemical, mechanical).

    • Technical background a plus

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; Moko Home Production/Factory Manager Jobs in Kenya

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