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General Manager - Japanese Tier 1 Automotive Supplier
- Plant General Management position
- Leading Tier 1 automotive supplier
About Our Client
Our client is a leading Japanese tier 1 automotive supplier with global operations. They are now seeking for an experienced General Manager to lead their Dongguan operations for future growth.
Reporting to National BU GM and Global Manufacturing Head, you will be fully responsible for managing and developing a high performance manufacturing team at the plant based on company's global steering manufacturing policies, standards and process to deliver the expected results. More specifically, you will maintain a healthy and injury free environment and implement the 5S management in each functional department. You will develop plans and programs in line with global steering manufacturing guidelines to meet production requirements; establish operation objectives in accordance with division policies, approved marketing forecasts, quality requirements, and approved budgets. In accordance with performance management principles, you will analyze operational costs, investigate significant variances, make corrective actions, and keep management fully informed of actions taken. You will also be responsible for continuously improving production/plant operations based on global manufacturing policies, standards and process, and ensure there are ongoing programs to control and reduce cost and to improve quality, morale and operating efficiency.
The Successful Applicant
Degree qualified in Engineering, you should have at least 8 years manufacturing management experience in the automotive industry with sizeable MNCs. You should have high integrity, strong leadership and people management skills, along with good business acumen and finance knowledge. You should have solid experience in Kaizen, TPS and Formula Q, as well as strong analytical skills and excellent decision making. Fluency in Japanese, English and Mandarin is a must.
What's on Offer
Excellent career platform and development path. Competitive salary package. Exposure to global top players.