Our client in the Manufacturing sector is seeking to recruit a Regional Chief Operation Officer who will report to the Group Managing Director. The incumbent will be responsible for planning, implementing, managing, and controlling the operations of the group in Mauritius and in the region.
Manage the regional manufacturing and sales operations including the strategy and profitability.
Strive to make the Companies the preferred supplier of quality labels in the region.
Initiate, develop and maintain professional relationships with clients and stakeholders.
Actively contribute in the development of the company short-term and long-term strategies.
Conduct market research to identify expansion opportunities in Mauritius and the region.
Live by the values of the company and work in line with the vision and mission of the group.
Ensure compliance with regulatory bodies and laws to protect the interest of the group.
what you need to know
Graduate in Business Management, Operations Management, engineering or other pertinent area or proven track record.
At least 3 to 5 years' experience at senior management level.
Experience in the export environment and /or the supply chain will be an advantage.
Strategic thinker with multi-tasking abilities to mentor others and manage different portfolios.
Team Player capable of nurturing sound human relations; proven people management skills.
Participate in the development of the human capital of the group.
High level of dependability with strong sense of result orientation to meet/exceed targets.
Willingness to relocate, if need be.
Project Management and organizational skills.
Be adaptable to change.
Be very process orientated.
Strong business ethics.
Walk the talk" leadership.
Have good negotiation and convincing skills.
Excellent communication skills with good ability at reporting and analysing figures.