General Manager Operation (Manufacturing)

Executive recruitment company Monroe Consulting Group Indonesia is recruiting on behalf of a leading multinational company with a core focus on manufacturing flexible packaging. As expansion continues, our client is seeking a professional with at least 20 years of experience in engineering and management in a multinational company for the job of General Manager Operation. The job is based in Serang, Indonesia.

Key job responsibilities include:

  • Report directly to the Board of Director
  • Responsible for all aspects of manufacturing operation to fulfill the demand of customer requests. It includes both technical and non-technical matters in the flexible packaging business.
  • Lead the team (management and operations) in Serang
  • Manage together with management team all aspects of running the day-to-day, including product development, production planning, and monitoring, maintenance, quality control, procurement & inventory management, and finance
  • Build a coherent team with a clear performance focus, a can-do attitude, and positive culture
  • Develop and implement operational improvements and best practice operating procedures
  • Support product development and transition of the new product into production
  • Monitor operations metrics to optimize product quality and minimize waste

Job Requirements:

  • Master Degree/Bachelor Degree in Engineering, or related field with at least 20 years experience in management and manufacturing
  • 20+ years of experience in manufacturing, experience in flexible packaging is recommended
  • Strong in technical, operation, and people management
  • English language, international business experience highly desirable
  • High accuracy of own work
  • Experienced professional with an entrepreneurial character and a "hands-on approach"
  • Experienced with the task of building a high-tech business in Indonesia's rapidly developing market
  • Team player, positive attitude, hands-on and high flexibility