The Production Supervisor will be responsible for the technical supervision and control of industrial production processes for Yoghurt, Cheese and Peanut Butter at the WOC.
S/he will ensure that all production activities at the WOC are carried out in line with established production policies & procedures, and will work under the supervision of the WOC Hospitality &Sales Manager.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Planning, organizing and overseeing production processes and schedules
Assessing project and resources requirements
Estimating budgets and timescales for production, in consultation with WOC
Hospitality& Sales Manager
Determining quality control standards and ensuring they are met.
Revising production timescales or schedules as necessary
Selecting, ordering and purchasing materials, following standard WfWI
Organizing the repair and routine maintenance of production equipment
Liaising with buyers, marketing and sales staff
Supervising the work of all production staff.
Skills and Qualifications
Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Food Science & Nutrition. Specialized academic certificates will be considered as an added advantage.
Professional experience of more than three (3) years in the field of food processing and production for a reputable company.
Knowledge of Food Production machinery.
Good judgment skills, positive attitude to work, demonstrates initiative and problem solving skills;
Demonstrated team spirit, and a proven ability to take initiatives for the good of the organization.
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work well as a part of a team and to interact professionally with culturally and linguistically diverse staff.
Highly organized and detail-oriented with strong analytical, reasoning and problem-solving abilities;
High level of integrity and attention to detail;
Ability to handle confidential and sensitive information with discretion is required;
Ability to work independently, prioritize tasks, meet deadlines and to take initiative;
Fluency in written and spoken English and Kinyarwanda is required;
Honest and demonstrating the highest ethical standards.
Commitment and respect for Women for Women International’s mission and values.
Strong competency in computer and email applications (MS Word, Excel, Outlook.”
Application Deadline: 25th January 2018