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16/01 Anjali
Managing Partner at Mindfield Resources

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Industrial Director - Manufacturing Industry (15-20 yrs)

Riyadh/Overseas/International Job Code: 1362711

We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Industrial Director to lead the production team and drive operational excellence within the greenfield and 3rd party manufacturing factory. In this pivotal role, you will harness your strategic thinking, intellectual acumen, and cultural agility to ensure the success of the manufacturing operations. If you have a proven track record in managing greenfield and brownfield projects, a deep understanding of dairy production, and a passion for optimizing processes, we invite you to join our team.

Key Responsibilities:

1. Production Oversight:

- Oversee all facets of production operations, ensuring efficient and high-quality manufacturing processes.

- Optimize production output by effectively managing resources, equipment, materials, and labor.

- Champion process improvements and maintain a safe and compliant working environment.

2. Production Planning and Optimization:

- Ensure effective resource utilization to maximize output while maintaining quality standards.

3. Quality Assurance and Compliance:

- Ensure strict adherence to industry regulations, quality standards, and food safety guidelines.

4. Process Improvement and Innovation:

- Identify opportunities for process enhancement, automation, and innovation to boost productivity, reduce costs, and elevate product quality.

- Lead and support continuous improvement initiatives, such as Lean Manufacturing or Six Sigma.

5. Team Management and Development:

- Lead and manage a team of manufacturing professionals, including supervisors, technicians, and operators.

- Provide guidance, coaching, and support to foster a culture of continuous learning and development.

- Set performance objectives, conduct evaluations, and implement training programs to enhance team capabilities.

6. Supply Chain and Inventory Management:

- Collaborate closely with the supply chain team to ensure timely availability of raw materials and packaging materials for production.

7. Cost Management:

- Monitor manufacturing costs and identify areas for cost reduction without compromising quality and safety.

- Collaborate with cross-functional departments to streamline operations and resolve issues.

8. Strategic Collaboration:

- Participate in cross-functional meetings, provide insights, and contribute to strategic decision-making.


- Bachelor's degree in engineering, Manufacturing, or a related field (Master's degree preferred).

- Proven experience of 15+ years in manufacturing management, preferably in the dairy or food industry.

- Strong knowledge of dairy production processes, equipment, and quality standards.

- Demonstrated expertise in process improvement methodologies, such as Lean Manufacturing or Six Sigma.

- Excellent leadership and people management skills, with the ability to motivate and develop teams.

- Sound understanding of health and safety regulations and practices in a manufacturing environment.

- Proficient in data analysis, performance metrics, and production planning tools.

- Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to make data-driven decisions.

- Excellent communication, collaboration, and interpersonal skills.

- Results-oriented mindset with a focus on continuous improvement.

- Dairy Industry is a must have.

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Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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