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Creation Date: 2013/01/02 13:13:51
Ref. JB1927952

General Manager - Manufacturing
Confidential Company

Job Description

An international automotive manufacturer is looking for an experienced Senior Manager to join the company to be based within the GCC (Gulf Corporation Countries) region.

The key responsibilities of the role are:

To lead from the setup and over look all aspects of vehicle manufacturing (CKD) including the feasibility study
Contribute to the set up of best practice of vehicle assembly
To establish and maintain relationships with suppliers of parts and services
Identify and mitigate risks associated with the project or operations
Responsible for defining, monitoring & controlling the project budget and also ensuring definition of operational budget for manufacturing
Responsible for the management of procurement and logistics of parts to the plant
Responsible for ensuring adequate supply chain management & stock control measures for the plant
Ensuring all processes are compliant with industry standards e.g. ISO
Establishing health and safety regulations in line with industry standards
Support the project governance process to identify implications of changes
Contribute to project reporting from a technical perspective
Identify and communicate the required technical specifications for the project and assign tangible actions for the project plan

We are looking for candidates with experience from other major automotive manufacturers from the US.


Candidates must have the following skills:
Project Management Skills
CKD process knowledge
Microsoft office knowledge
Minimum requirement for degree level education in engineering
Fluency in english language is essential. Arabic language is desireable.

Job Details

  • Job Location: Dubai, UAE
  • Company Industry: Automotive
  • Requirements : Employer (Private Sector)
  • Job Role: Management
  • Number of Vacancies: 1

Preferred Candidate

  • Career Level: Executive/Director
  • Years of Experience: Min: 7