Monday, 15 June 2015

Animal Feeds Production Manager

Anchor Millers 

Animal Feeds Production Manager

Number of Positions: 

Location: Nyeri

Role Overview: The Production manager is responsible of achieving agreed production in terms of quality, safety, quantity, cost, timeliness and people morale so as to ensure achievement of high quality products at optimum cost in a safe environment by highly motivated staff

  • Overseeing the production process,
  • Drawing up a production schedule as per the sales departments needs.
  • Ensuring that the formulas are cost effective;
  • Ensure availability of quality and required quantities of feeds at all times.
  • Monitoring raw materials standards and implementing quality-control measures in liaison with the purchases department.
  • Ensuring that health and safety guidelines are followed within your department.
  • Ensure punctuality of all staff in all shifts.
  • Ensure accurate posting of products produced into the accounting system.
  • Ensure continuity of production during the shift change overs.
  • Ensure accurate weighing of finished products in all shifts.
  • Maintain a diary of events per shift noting any activity that contributed to good or bad performance.
  • Ensure the human resource hired is used effectively to cover set time lines.
  • Any other duties assigned to you by your superiors
  • Recording and Resolving Customer Complaints on feeds;
  • Conducting market intelligence to monitor competitor actions
Person Specifications
  • A Degree in Animal Health/ Production/ Engineering or Related field.
  • Over 3 years experience in Animal feeds manufacturing environment preferably at management level
  • Hands on experience on animal feed formulations.
  • Must be a holder of at least a certificate or Diploma in Animal health and
  • Nutrition from a recognized institution;
  • Experience working with animal feeds manufacturing concern, major
  • distributor or Agro-vet of at least 3 years;
  • Simple, Outgoing, pleasant and easy to get along with personality who can
  • easily interact with farmers;
  • Aged between the aged of 20 - 40 years;
  • Must have good communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Have Proficiency in basic computer software applications;
  • Self-driven and able to work independently with minimum supervision;
  • Dynamic, Innovative and Creative person who is solution oriented;
  • Up to date with developments and trends in the animal health
  • industry/sector;
  • Perform other duties as may be assigned by management from time to time
How to Apply

If you meet the said requirements and are passionate enough to build a career in the hospitality industry, please send your application in confidence by email attaching your detailed latest CV to:
The Recruiter,    

NB: Clearly state your current and expected salary in your application. 

Closing date for applications is Tuesday, 30th June 2015. 

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview.

Anchor group of companies is an equal opportunity employer



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