Italy based automotive parts manufacturing company is looking for a
General/Plant Manager in its new Chinese facility.
The right candidate for this position will be a self-starter, reporting directly to
the Company CEO, with the ability to work in a changing environment dependent
on customer demand (Automotive Tier1 and OEMs). The Plant Manager must
have a solid understanding of Profit & Loss, budget management, a strong
background in continuous improvement and knowledge of IATF 16949 standards
in Automotive parts manufacturing.
Job Summary: Responsible for directing and managing all aspects of operations
necessary to fulfill customers’ orders. Responsible for production planning,
materials planning, safety, on-time delivery, inventory and productivity. He will
be responsible for employee recruiting, retention and development.
The candidate needs to be able to solve all issues once the order is received to
ensure high quality and timely delivery as well as review schedules and
production orders to make decisions concerning inventory requirements, staffing
requirements, work procedures, and duty assignments while considering
budgetary limitations and time constraints.
A strong focus on employees, ensuring their safety and well-being, as well as a
strong customer focus are required.
The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications:
- Fully bilingual in English and Italian
- 5+ years experience in an Automotive manufacturing environment
- Knowledge and experience with IATF, ISO or other quality standards
- Stable career history showing tenure with a company
- Good team player, able to foster teamwork
Environment: Office, Production floor, occasional travel to customers and
occasional travels to Italian headquarter.