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Job Title Head of Manufacturing
Location Baghdad
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Job Description

Our Client: A leading conglomerate in the Food manufacturing business is expanding their operation in Iraq and they are looking to hire a Head of Manufacturing.

Your Role:
This role will work closely with the internal and external stakeholders. Provide exceptional products and business practices to deliver to the customer’s expectations. Lead company’s vision and drive KPI’s across all areas of the manufacturing function to ensure all projects are delivered on cost and on-time to the highest quality standards. Ensure HSE issues are prioritised and facilitated. Lead the implementation and drive continuous improvement across all manufacturing related areas of the business.

Must Haves:
Bachelor's Degree level or MBA in a relevant Engineering/Manufacturing discipline. Demonstrate an excellent experience in leading a manufacturing function preferably into FMCG (food and non-food) with a proven track record in strategic manufacturing leadership. Excellent relationship management skills with the ability to engage, negotiate and manage key stakeholders and suppliers. Commercially and financially astute with experience in managing budgets.

Managing Expectations:
At mindfield we are driven by mutually agreed KPIs and service levels. Exceptional results can only be delivered when we understand both our key stakeholder's clients and candidates. Keeping this in mind we would request that when applying for a role do take cognizance of the “must haves” to avoid disappointment. Sometimes positions take time to close and there could be delay in us responding to you but respond we will. Look forward to a long term relationship…..mindfield…making a difference

Country Iraq