January 28, 2023

HR Leverage Africa – Our client, a multinational Manufacturing Pharmaceutical company is recruiting to fill the position below:


Job Title: Production Manager

Location: Lagos / Ogun

Job Responsibilities

  • Ensure that all assigned employees are aware of and comply with company, government, and customer policies, procedures, and regulations.
  • Enforce health and safety precautions.
  • Maintain the systems that are associated with the manufacturing of the product to ensure their continuous efficient operation and product quality.
  • Monitor production to resolve issues.
  • Project and forecast the manufacturing requirements as required.
  • Coordinate manufacturing activities with all functions of the organization and the supply chain to optimize production and the utilization of human resources, machines, and equipment.
  • Supervise the work of junior staff
  • Review and analyze production, quality control, maintenance, and operational reports to determine causes of nonconformity with product specifications and operating or production problems.
  • Liaise with other managers to formulate objectives and understand requirements.
  • Review production and operating reports and direct resolution of operational, manufacturing, and maintenance problems to ensure minimal costs and operational delays.
  • Organize the repair and routine maintenance of production equipment
  • Perform administrative activities associated with the effective management of shop operations, including compiling, storing, and retrieving production data for reports.
  • Organize relevant training sessions.
  • Apply people to the right work tasks by following production schedules and applying resources were needed.
  • Re-negotiate timescales or schedules as necessary
  • Collate and analyze data, putting together production reports for both factory managers and customers.

Job Requirements

  • Diploma or Bachelor’s degree, preferably in a Production or related field.
  • 3-5 years’ experience in production at the same position in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Comfortable supervising small functional team
  • Experience managing the production process (in a pharmaceutical company) from beginning to end will be desired.
  • Strong management and leadership skills and demonstrated ability to effectively lead and motivate a diverse group of employees
  • Excellent working knowledge of safety and environmental practices and regulations.
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Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: using the job title as the subject of the application.

Note: Only qualified candidates should apply.