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Lead Project and Engineering Manager at UAC Foods Limited

  • Manager
  • Anywhere
  • Applications have closed
  • Minimum of 15 years management experience; 10 years should be in Project / Engineering management in FMCG companies.

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As a result of ongoing expansion, we are looking to fill the position below:

Job Title: Lead Project and Engineering Manager

Location: Lagos

Job Field: Manager

Job Summary

  • Responsible for manning all the interrelated activities, interests and resources required to successfully execute any project (Greenfield project inclusive) within time, budget, quality and safety constraints in a FMCG company.
  • Develop and implement overall asset care strategy to deliver production efficiencies across all 3 plants in UFL and Head Office to meet sales demand in a cost-effective way without compromising on quality and Health & Safety whilst building a highly skilled Technical crew to ensure equipment reliability and sustainability.

You will be accountable for:
Projects:

  • Project Scenario and Conceptualisation
  • Basic Project Engineering from Budget cost/ Activity/ Risk management Planning to Preparation of Process & Instrumentation (P & ID), Plan Layout,3D Piping diagrams to Project Data Book to Enginerring design to Operational and Financil Justifications to Necessary Implementation.
  • Detail  Engineering- Layout, Workflow, Detailed cost planning, BOQ, Activity Planning, Procurement, Change control , Organization & Maintenance Planning
  • Resource Mobilisation/ Allocation of Manpower, tools, equipment
  • Timely Installation/ Commissioning of Projects
  • Stakeholder management (Project sponsor, principal, internal customers, suppliers, equipment/ component manufacturers, engineers & specialists) on timely and quality delivery of projects
  • Risk and safety management
  • Management of complexity for multiple projects
  • Reporting- expenditure monitoring, cost comparison analysis, assets categorisation

Engineering:

  • Responsible for quantity, quality and cost of engineering maintenance in Ojota, Oregun and Jos plants. Ensure availability of plants/machinery for productive use at all times
  • Organize and execute planned preventive maintenance of plant and machinery using the most efficient and cost effective methodology
  • Evaluate and analyse breakdown deployments and hold PM meetings to discuss problems, their causes and parts required for effective maintenance
  • Be the custodian of maintenance policy of the plants and give general direction to the maintenance philosophy functioning as Maintenance leader of all plants.
  • Accountable for spare parts management to ensure optimum stock value, stock ratio, and turnover ratio and spares accuracy.
  • Ensure uninterrupted Utility Services – water, electricity for all operations in the plants
  • Maintain the cooling plant and ensure availability of cooling medium at the required temperature and flow for cooling various cooling operations
  • Accountable for the plants total repair and maintenance budget and utilities generation and distribution budget. Responsible for the National Engineering department budget.
  • Responsible for quantity and quality approvals of all purchase orders in SAP to ensure alignment with departmental budget and debit codes.
  • Responsible for maintenance aspect of the ETP
  • Liaise with group in design, selection of equipment, FAT, execution, commissioning and SAT (Site-Acceptance-Test) on all new projects and major modification.
  • Make justifications for fund application, Execute all CAPEX and REM and Monitor and control budget

Requirements
The ideal candidate will possess:

  • B.Sc./B. Eng. Engineering.
  • Minimum of 15 years management experience; 10 years should be in Project / Engineering management in FMCG companies.
  • Great Project Management skills
  • Exceptional at Creativity, applied learning, numerical ability and critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Integrity, flexibility, self control, customer and management empathy
  • Any internationally recognised Project Management Certification
  • Membership of NSE, COREN is an added advantage

Application Closing Date
2nd October, 2020.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: recruitment@uacfoodsng.com using the position as subject of email.