AACE Foods Recruitment 2023 – new job vacancies

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AACE Foods is into food processing, packaging, marketing and distribution of nutritious and tasty products made from the best of West Africa’s fruits, herbs, vegetables and cereals. The main product lines consist of spices, spreads, sauces and complimentary food that excite and satisfy institutional, commercial and retail customers across Nigeria.

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January 30, 2023

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AACE Food Processing & Distribution Limited Job Title: Financial Reporting Accountant Location: Sango Ota, OgunJob type: Full-timeReports to: Finance Manager Job Summary The Financial reporting accountant reports directly to the Finance… Read more here

New Product Development Manager

Location: Sango Ota, Ogun
Job type: Full-time
Department: Operations
Reports to: Deputy Managing Director

Job Summary

  • The New Product Manager reports to the Deputy Managing director and helps to develop new and improved products for AACE Foods. 
  • He/She will work with stakeholders across the organization to improve existing products or develop and test new products.  
  • This is a cross functional role that aims to bring disciplines together to sign off each aspect of new product introduction.  An innovator and facilitator with a creative but practical disposition.

Duties and Responsibilities
Accountable and Responsible for:

  • Providing a feasibility assessment for new products proposed by the marketing team.
  • Overseeing the cross functional implementation of the agreed plans concerning Management Approved new products, especially with regards to timing and follow through (Project Management).
  • Providing input for the design, development, refinement, and implementation of new products and working with production to identify process improvement.

Accountable for:

  • Creating and managing the new product development pipeline portfolio.
  • Maintaining knowledge on all regulatory issues as relating to the company’s products and ensuring compliance.
  • Recommending the prioritization of new concepts/products through the development process which includes:
    • Formula and costing creation presented by finance
    • Review of Customer/Market testing completed by marketing
    • Production Scale up assessed by the factory.

Responsible for:

  • Collaborating cross-functionally to drive the Customer to Concept process to bring new products to market.

Educational Qualification & Experience

  • First Degree in Food Science and Technology or related fields.
  • Relevant certifications will be an advantage.
  • Previous experience in New Product Development.

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Creativity and the ability to think outside the box.
  • Excellent project management skills.
  • Ability to work cross functionally and ‘influence’ more than direct
  • Fast paced and analytical.
  • Team player with good communication skills.
  • Excellent leadership skills.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Factory Build Project Manager

Location: Sagamu, Ogun
Job type: Full-time
Job Function: Building and construction.
Job type: Contract
Reports to: Managing Director

Job Summary

  • He/She and will oversee all aspect of building a new factory on a greenfield site constructed at Sagamu, Ogun State and work closely with senior company personnel, engineers and architect to develop plans, finalize equipment selection; oversee factory build and equipment installation.
  • Location – Operates out of Sagamu but required to report often to Head Office (Sango-Ota, Ogun state)

Duties and Responsibilities
He/She will be accountable and responsible for:

  • Completing analysis and documentation of the feasibility phase of the project.
  • Determining potential impact of technical specification on factory design.
  • Identifying and engaging the architect to prepare preliminary architectural drawings for the new factory, taking into account factory equipment requirements.
  • Obtaining permits and licenses.
  • Complying with legal requirements, building and safety codes, and other regulations.
  • Overseeing the processing of the factory Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), and other regulatory, state, and statutory building permits.
  • Identifying and engaging the mechanical, electrical, structural, and quantity surveyor consultants, as well as the builder for the factory.
  • Coordinating development and presentation for approval of the final version factory drawings.
  • Project Managing all aspects of the factory construction.
  • Preparing cost estimates, budgets, and work timetables.
  • Recommending tools, materials and equipment and track inventory.
  • Ensuring all parties meet their contractual conditions of performance and recommend (to the MD) of actions needed to rectify if not met.
  • Reviewing the work progress on daily basis and report weekly and monthly.
  • Reporting works progress and budget matters to the MD and Factory build board committee.
  • Analyzing, managing and mitigating risks and recommending appropriate actions to the MD for approval
  • Ensuring quality construction standards and the use of proper construction techniques.
  • Developing the Site to ensure efficient use of raw materials, finished goods, truck movement and general flow of goods and personnel.

Responsible for:

  • Negotiating terms of agreements and draft contracts
  • Engaging with equipment vendors to finalize selection and to clarify technical specifications.
  • Oversee the installation of the factory equipment, and the training of staff who will be responsible for operating the machinery.

Educational Qualification & Experience

  • Preferably an Engineering, Manufacturing or Science-based degree
  • Appropriate years of proven work experience in supervising projects.

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Expert knowledge of building products, construction details and relevant codes, regulations, and quality standards.
  • Strategic planning and budgeting.
  • Knowledge of Architecture, Engineering and construction skills.
  • Organization, implementation and excellent analytical skills.
  • Business negotiation and Project Management skills.
  • Must be dependable and able to deliver quality in a timely manner.
  • Effective communication and leadership skills.
  • People management, delegation and decision-making skills.
  • Good knowledge of all Microsoft office applications

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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