Production Manager


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Job Description

About the company,

Founded last year, this indigenous firm specializes in the processing of locally sourced agric produce as a way of providing an alternative access to market for local farmers while meeting the needs of the end user by providing them with ready-to-use goods to meet specific needs. Since its inception, it has been the winner of numerous awards locally and internationally.


About the Role

  • This is a newly created role. The responsibilities include:
  • oversee the production process, drawing up a production schedule;
  • ensure that the production is cost effective;
  • decide what resources are required;
  • estimate costs and set the quality standards;
  • monitor the production processes and adjust schedules as needed;
  • be responsible for the selection and maintenance of equipment;
  • monitor product standards and implement quality-control programmes;
  • liaise among different departments, e.g. suppliers, managers;
  • work with managers to implement the company's policies and goals;
  • ensure that health and safety guidelines are followed;
  • supervise and motivate a team of workers;
  • review worker performance;
  • identify training needs


About the person


  • At least a bachelors degree in any of the following subjects OR closely related subjects below is NECESSARY for you to get the job
  • biochemistry;
  • chemistry;
  • food science/technology;
  • Plant/Agricultural Science
  • Biology


  • The following skills will be highly advantageous:
  • planning and organisation skills to be able run and monitor the production process;
  • the ability to act decisively and solve staff or equipment-related problems;
  • the capacity to grasp concepts easily;
  • ICT literacy to deal with various technologies and programmes;
  • attention to detail to ensure high levels of quality;
  • the ability to communicate clearly and persuasively with your team, managers and clients;
  • strong negotiation skills for getting materials within budget and at the right time;
  • the ability to work under pressure and motivate others to meet tight deadlines;
  • the ability to work in a logical, systematic manner.


Other things to note:

  • Age, Degree classification etc are not barriers. However, relevant work experience in this role/ field is very important
  • Part time basis can be negotiated i.e Flexible work hours
  • Salary Package is Negotiable 
  • Must be willing & possible to get to the factory at Ajah at short notice




Job Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)




Manufacturing / Production

Job Type


Minimum Qualification


Preferred Years of Experience

3 - 5 years


₦50,000.00 ‐ ₦70,000.00 per month