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Job Title:           General Manager (Furniture Manufacturing)

Area:                  Zambia, Africa


Salary:               R80 000.00 pm + Staff Accommodation + Air Ticket + Leave + 

                           Medical based on current package 

Position Type:   One (1) year Contract

Minimum Requirements: 

  • Grade 12 

  • AutoCAD 

  • CNC experience 

  • 8 to 10 years’ experience as a General Manager in the Furniture Manufacturing Industry 

  • Preferred Age Group Mid 30’s upwards 

  • Must have an excellent mathematical ability 

  • Experience in exotic wood 

  • Must Speak, Read and Write English 

  • Excellent references 

  • No Criminal Record 

  • Degree in Business Management or Masters in Business Administration. 

  • Good knowledge of different business functions. 

  • Strong leadership qualities. 

  • Excellent communication skills. 

  • Highly organized. 

  • Strong work ethic. 

  • Good interpersonal skills. 

  • Meticulous attention to detail. 

  • Computer literate. 

  • Proactive nature. 

Job Details: 

  • Overseeing daily business operations. 

  • Developing and implementing growth strategies. 

  • Improving revenue. 

  • Evaluating performance and productivity. 

  • Analysing accounting and financial data. 

  • Researching and identifying growth opportunities. 

  • Translate designs into technical specifications 

  • Research physical resources needs, recommend and make purchases 

  • Analyse input, research and identify strategic needs and allocate resources appropriately 

  • Advise directors and design on schedules, budgets and overall feasibility of  production determining staff needs 

  • Develop, monitor and enforce production schedules 

  • Monitor builds and production for safety and accuracy 

  • Provide supervision to all production areas 

  • Hire develop and manage the performance of staff, ensure staff are compliant with policies and procedures 

  • Prepare and administer operations, personnel and capital budgets 

  • Establish depreciation schedule for equipment replacement 

  • Collaborate with other members of the production team to assure the timelines and needs are met. 

NB: Should you not meet all requirements above, please do not apply for this position as your application will automatically be rejected. 

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