MY CLIENT, A LARGE MANUFACTURING CONCERN, AND PART OF A LISTED GROUP, IS A LEADER IN THE MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY AND HAS AN EXCELLENT POSITION AVAILABLE FOR AN EXPERIENCE, DYNAMIC, AND CAREER-ORIENTATED DEPUTY FACTORY MANAGER MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS : Minimum Degree in either: (Mechanical/Electrical/Chemical/Metallurgy Engineering) EXPERIENCE: 5+ Years (Must have a solid and traceable record at previous employers) GCC Factories advantageous Previous Millwright or similar qualifications will be hugely advantageous. SALARY RANGE: Basic (R0.84 - R1m) based on experience) Profit Share 0.5% EBIT BU + 0.25% EBIT from 7 Factories (R0.0 - R 1.8m) Company vehicle of choice, fuel, insurance (R700k) 50% Medical - Discovery Pension/Providetnt/Disability Ccompany Cell phone of choice fully paid. JOB BRIEF: A committed, active, and energetic individual with excellent maintenance skills. An analytical thinker with management experience is required. Will support the Senior Factory Manager in continuing the strong turnaround of this factory together with the operational management, and team development of the factory. This is a demanding position we are looking for the best of the best. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Support Senior Factory manager in operational management and team development of the factory. Excellent Maintenance skills required. Recruitment, training, and development of personnel. Asset preservation through the development, implementation, and management of effective systems. Develop and Implement best practices in all areas of the factory. Being a credible leader that develops and guides operational teams and individuals in achieving targets. Driving continuous improvements and waste elimination in order to reduce costs and improve quality. Product development to ensure sustained fashionable and value for money product ranges. Project management of capital projects. Development of new products and technology. Financial control of factory costs. Safety and risk management in terms of legislation. Sourcing of new local and international suppliers. Identification and development of future leaders in the business. Ensure the factory is focused on agreed key performance indicators. KEY STRENGTHS/ABILITIES: Able to work autonomously. Must be energetic, active, and a go-getter. Manage growth and change in a professional and entrepreneurial manner. Adaptive and creative to meet targets. Developing and leading teams and individuals toward common long-term objectives and short-term goals. Hands-on and results-driven. Focused on customer and business needs. Assiduity: Tenacious on goal delivery. High level of attention to detail. Analytical and detail-oriented problem solver. Ability to notice opportunities. Challenges established practices to test validity. Engineering and project management skills to drive and deliver continuous improvement. Strong work ethic. Strategic and big-picture thinker. Emotional Intelligence and Robustness, Diplomatic. An exceptional career opportunity for a goal-orientated individual. Demanding role and we are looking for energetic and true go-getters for this position.