Promasidor Job Recruitment in Nigeria [3 new vacancies]

Latest jobs vacancies at Promasidor Nigeria May 2022 – Lagos

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Promasidor Nigeria Jobs Recruitment

May 2022. Animal Health Officer

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Location: Ekiti (On-site)
Job type: Full-time 
Level: Entry career

Job Purpose / Objective

  • Achieve highest levels of animal health of all animals in the dairy herd at IDF.

Key Responsibilities

  • All aspects of feeding and nutrition of all animals in terms of applying the best practices to achieve best animal performance in milk production and reproduction at the most profitable level, achieving best quantity and quality levels of feeding the dairy herd and all young-stock, constant monitoring and improvement.
  • Monitor, detect and treat all animal health and disease issues in any and all animals at IDF promptly, cost effectively and efficiently.
  • Apply management to all animals to achieve highest levels of cow comfort.
  • Train, manage and apply the work force to achieve highest utilization of the manpower available.
  • Apply all machinery and equipment to achieve highest efficiencies of the use of these
  • Recording of any and all events keep neat hard copy records and transfer these onto electronic records.
  • Monitor, assess, weigh and record all and any amounts of feeding.
  • Regular reporting and liaison with the Veterinarian on all aspects of animal health.
  • Follow all and any instructions of the GM in full and on time.

Education

  • Qualified in any aspects of bovine and dairy cow performance.

Experience:

  • Experience and practical application of dairy management.

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Animal Nutrition
  • Animal health
  • Calve rearing
  • Milking management

Personal Attributes:

  • Honest
  • Dedicated
  • Reliable
  • Positive attitude
  • Willing to learn new skills and task.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Cost Accountant

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time – Associate

Objectives

  • Monitor Budget and performance in relation to manufacturing standards, set standards for unit costs and recommend appropriate cost-saving opportunities.

Responsibilities
Coordination of manufacturing review process:

  • Agree job |manufacturing review calendar with budget holders Generate monthly pre-close reports and analysis.
  • Conduct monthly cost reviews for all SKU’s, providing adequate documentation.
  • Conduct detailed analysis of all production cost accounts,
  • Investigate and follow-up with responsible parties to resolve erroneous postings and raising necessary journals to correct them.
  • Ensure adequacy and completeness of all entries in the accounts with correct classification to job, location and cost center.
  • Report significant omissions in the job costing to management. Investigate and report on all manufacturing variances.
  • Run post-close reports.
  • Develop cost-saving initiatives for presentation to management, with subsequent implementation.

Ownership and compilation of investment capex documents:

  • Complete necessary investment case documents
  • Validate | collate all base information from necessary sources o Maintain and update capex model
  • Reconcile capex proposals against budget
  • Complete presentations for investment cases

Business Partnership:

  • Monthly manufacturing cost flash
  • Monthly detailed cost analysis by job o Quarterly BOM reviews
  • Monthly tracking against targets
  • Ad-hoc analysis.

Requirements
Education:

  • B.Sc / HND in Accounting, Finance or any other relevant discipline plus ICAN or ACCA Qualification.

Experience:

  • Minimum of 5 Years Relevant Experience.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Strong organization skill
  • Good communication skill
  • Problem-solving
  • Research abilities.
  • Strong technology expertise, Including proficiency with Microsoft Excel and experience with enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems.
  • Time Management.

Personal Attributes:

  • Simplicity
  • Collaboration and Team work
  • Accountability
  • Willingness to Learn
  • Trustworthiness.
  • Ethics and integrity.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Note: Attach CVs in PDF only.

Agricultural Procurement Specialist

Job Title: Agricultural Procurement Specialist

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time – Associate
CSCS Category: Supply Chain, Purchasing and Procurement
Reporting line: To Group Procurement Director
Career Level: Mid-Level

Job Scope & Purpose

  • The Group Agricultural Procurement Specialist pro-actively supports/leads the procurement activities of Promasidor Opsco by organizing adequate acquisition raw materials.
  • He/she is also the primary responsible for supporting supplier development plan, sourcing, product specification and standardisation and takes care of clear communications about delivery lead times and replies to any other inquiries of requestors.
  • Scope: Manufacturing Opscos in subsahara( Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Ethiopia and Malda Pack)

Key Responsibilities

  • Work across Promasidor Opscos to understand, plan and prioritize purchasing needs.
  • Review, track and communicate shortage and back order reports.
  • Track plans, orders and optimum delivery dates and costs.
  • Supports Identification, development of local suppliers.
  • Actively contribute in negotiating contracts, agreements and pricing with suppliers.
  • Supports handling occurrences when contracts or agreements are not kept
  • Lead finance and logistics group resources in resolving discrepancies.
  • Identify opportunities and implement actions to achieve efficiencies.
  • Contribute to consolidation, reduction, and rationalization of the local supplier base.
  • Build strong relationships with local suppliers.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain / Agriculture / Logistics Management or related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years relevant experiences in purchasing/procurement position.
  • Working in PLCs, involving in the procurement of Business Companies in Africa
  • Able to work with minimum supervision.
  • Certified Procurement Professional (CPP®) certification.
  • Proven experience in cereal grains raw materials procurement.
  • Having an experience in chemical purchase will be a plus.
  • English language is mandatory; French will be a plus.

Job Overview:

  • CSCS Category: Supply Chain, Purchasing and Procurement
  • Location: Lagos
  • Career Level: Mid-Level ( 5+ – 10 years’ experience)
  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Reporting line: To Group Procurement Director
  • Salary: TBD

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Note: Attach CVs in PDF only.

Category Manager – Seasoning

Job Title: Category Manager – Seasoning

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time – Associate

Job Objective

  • To support the Manager, Brands Group in developing, executing and evaluating annual activity plans for the product brand, which deliver annual brand performance goals (awareness, equity, volume, market share, etc.) amongst the target audience.

Key Responsibilities
Brand Plans:

  • Develop category brands’ plan.
  • Execute approved marketing activities for the category.
  • Plan, activate and monitor regular sampling programmes as appropriate for the product brand.
  • Ensure core/major activities are evaluated and learnings captures for future brand planning.

Marketing Insight:

  • Monitor and report on brand health, including competitor monitoring, using agreed attributes and format.
  • Use consumer insight to inform development of marketing programmes for the product brand.
  • Provide market information with which to report on the performance of the product brand.

Competitor Monitoring:

  • Track competitor activities in the seasoning sector and assist the Manager, Brands Group, in developing response strategies to protect the positions of the product brand.

Budget:

  • Manage marketing budgets to execute annual activity plans for the product brand, on budget and on time.
  • Monitor expenditure against agreed activities and provide regular reports to the Manager, Brands Group.

Results:

  • Execute below-the-line activities for the product brand and evaluate performance against activity objectives.

Financial scope:

  • Responsible for managing marketing expenditure allocated to the product brand.

Requirements
Education

  • Minimum of second class B.Sc / HND from a reputable tertiary institution, either in Nigeria or abroad.
  • Postgraduate qualification in Marketing would be an advantage if the First Degree is not in a related field.

Experience:

  • 7 years of work marketing experience in a reputable company, preferably FMCG, of which at least 5 must be in the Brand Management.

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Analytical, interpreting data and information.
  • Ability to multi-tasking.
  • Ability to deliver under tight timeline.
  • Preparation of annual category brands plan.
  • Development and execution of consumer and trade promotions.
  • Third-party supplier management.
  • Managing A&P budget.
  • Good interpersonal and leadership skill.
  • Understanding of research techniques.
  • Great presentation skills.
  • Microsoft Office suite – Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Personal Attributes:

  • Self-motivated
  • Analytical
  • Articulate – verbal and written
  • Able to interact with a range of people (interpersonal skills)

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Trade Marketing Supervisor, Anambra, Nigeria

Location: Anambra
Employment Type: Full-time – Associate

Job Purpose / Objectives

  • Coordinate the planning, implementation and evaluation of all of all in-market activities (merchandising strategy, deployment/maintenance of POS and Merchandising materials, activations and promotions in assigned Region(s).
  • Provide training, guidance and leadership to field sales team and SSF on agreed commercial way of working with a view to delivering on objectives consistently.

Key Responsibility

  • Coordinate efficient execution of all BTL activities in the region
  • Facilitate coverage and effectiveness of secondary sales channels (Wholesales, OM Retail, Neighborhood Retail, OTG, DTC and special channels)
  • Manage deployment and maintenance of POS and merchandising materials assigned to region
  • Provide activation and merchandising strategies by channel, category and customer including the development of POP materials for the region
  • Manage all regional activation activities and work with agencies and Field Sales team to ensure brilliant execution of all BTL activities and in line with agreed objectives
  • Coach, train and develop STC, Distributors STE, TME, VSR, MSR and MIT on agreed commercial skills and practice (embed the culture of excellence in executing merchandising as an important enabler to win at retail)
  • Coordinate trackers, reports and evaluation tools to measure execution and effectiveness of activation activities by channel, category and customer
  • Responsible for implementation of the company’s Go-To-Market and Sales Force Automation strategies in the assigned region.

Job Requirements

  • First Degree in any discipline.
  • Computer literacy (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

Experience:

  • Minimum of 4 years commercial experience in marketing or sales.
  • Demonstrable record of success in a customer or field sales role.
  • Understands customers, selling and merchandising process.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Business objectives and priorities.
  • Shopper, channel and category trends.

Functional and Technical Skill:

  • In Market Execution.
  • Selling Skills.
  • Channel Strategy.
  • Presentation & Communication.
  • Capability development and Sales performance development.
  • Distributor development.
  • Field Sales Management.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Note: Attach CVs in PDF only.

Officer – Production (Blender), Lagos, Nigeria

Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Purpose / Objectives

  • To ensure smooth running of the blending machine following the right operational sequence and generation of quality finished goods.

Key Responsibilities / Activities

  • Carry out the necessary CLIT and safety precautions on the machine before start of blending operation
  • Receipt of blending raw material and proper arrangement of items on the platform.
  • Accurate weighing of the blending ingredient following the certified BOM and documentation on the logbook.
  • Ensure the blending operation is done following the right specified sequence and at the right parameters.
  • Ensure cleanliness of machines and the work environment.
  • Monitor activities of their subordinates in your section.
  • Understanding possible food safety hazards and good knowledge of implication of food safety.
  • Presentation of accurate figure to the supervisor for daily material reconciliation.
  • Ensuring accuracy of reporting of measured/observed values
  • Ensuring promptness in bringing up any deviation to senior colleagues and making intervention as the case may be.
  • 100 % compliance to safety, GMP and operational procedures.
  • Carry out any assigned food safety jobs by the head of department/ food safety team leader.

Education & Experience

  • OND in Food Science and Technology, Biochemistry, Technical Courses, or any other related course.

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Computer literate.
  • Good analytical and reconciliation skills.
  • Blending operation experience.
  • Willingness to learn and improve on the job.

Personal Attributes:

  • Good team spirit.
  • Energetic.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

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

Note: Attach CVs in PDF only.

Manager – Health, Safety & Environment

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Key Responsibilities / Activities

  • Develop and implement a safety culture across PNG changing the mind set of the employees leading to a sustainable zero accident.
  • Develop and implement PNG organizational safety program across all operating sites
  • Review and update institutional HSE policies – aiming for best-in-class standards
  • Conduct risk assessment across the PNG business to detect potential hazards and plan precautionary measures.
  • Ensure that the workplace is monitored and is fully in compliance with all applicable OSHA standards, rules, and regulations to maintain safety in all PNG operating sites
  • Ensure that Safety Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) are maintained, and communicated to employees across board
  • Must be able highlight areas where training/certification is required to meet the standards imposed by Legislation, Approved Codes of Practice, or HSE. guidance
  • Design, implement, and use all standard means – including labels, signs, posters, floor marking, and color coding to warn employees about potential hazards.
  • Ensure the results of safety inspections are documented; monitoring the investigation of accidents and injuries; ensuring that corrective actions are taken; and providing recommendations for ways to prevent similar accidents.
  • Constitute and lead a HAZOP (hazard operability study) committee that investigate plant deviation from design intent, and raise CAP (corrective action plan) for closure of all associated risk to plant, equipment, personnel, etc
  • Design and implement a Health and Safety documentation procedure for new tenders.
  • Provides Safety guidance, support and advice, including supervision on preparation of plans and procedures for initial contract start up activities in PNG sites.
  • To bring company related health and safety matters to the attention of the management at regular intervals, with clear road map of action.
  • Keep up to date with changes in current legislation and to bring to the attention of the Management, any relevant new legislation.
  • Ensure that all “assessments” as required by legislation are conducted and reviewed at relevant intervals and to maintain records of the same.
  • Recommend control measures and advise on the standard of P.P.E. issued to employees.
  • Conduct health and safety inspections and prepare reports of all the company’s operations on agreed timeline
  • Must carry out analysis of accident / incident statistics, identifying trends and suggesting improvement plans
  • Carry out investigations into all accidents and near-miss incidents and to record the findings in a standard and professional manner.
  • Design safety training programs for employee and ensure response to all specific requirements and maintain knowledge of all company safety programs and draft all materials for training programs within required timeframe.
  • Manage safety communication strategies and prepare required newsletters and design and implement an efficient site safety training programs and perform investigation to eliminate all issues.
  • Lead / actively participate in all site safety committees and analyze all job hazard activities.
  • Supervise management of all hazardous waste and maintain records of same and evaluate all air and storm water permits and maintain documents for same.
  • Develop and implement efficient global operations emergency response plans and ensure adherence to all federal and state regulations.
  • Carries out other functions as may be assigned by his manager.

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Health, Safety Management, Environmental Sciences, or other relevant technical degrees, with minimum of Second-Class honors upper division.

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Very excellent computer skills with vast knowledge on Microsoft office packages
  • Must have a very good management skill
  • Sound knowledge global best practices in HSE.

Personal Attributes:

  • Must possess excellent communication skill.
  • Must be able to function effectively in a team structure.
  • Must be able to effectively plan and make a change process.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Note: Attach CVs in PDF only.

Supervisor – Research and Development

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Purpose/Objectives

  • Responsible for bench work activities around new product development, product reformulation, pilot plant operation and factory scale-up trials.
  • Responsible for sensory evaluation of raw materials and finished products.
  • Ensure completion of bench work activities, shelf life studies and development of product prototypes within agreed timelines.

Key Responsibilities / Activities

  • Carry out bench work activities around innovation and development of formulation prototypes for new product development projects.
  • Perform bench work activities around optimization and improvement of existing PNG formulations for both quality and margin delivery.
  • Support activities around claim substantiation and nutritional labeling for new products along with product instructional information.
  • Support development, validation, release, maintenance and review of technical specifications for raw materials and finished products.
  • Conduct the physical and sensory evaluation of potential raw materials prior to approval for use.
  • Support the management of the technical aspects of development, pre qualification and integration of suppliers or raw materials and ingredients.
  • Carry out internal sensory sessions from sample preparation, questionnaire preparation, panelist selection, sample administration, statistical analysis and report writing.
  • Support factory acceptance trials to ensure smooth production scale-up from laboratory-scale and pilotscale to factory level.
  • Support activities around the operation and maintenance of the R&D Extrusion pilot plant for new product and process development.
  • Support the development, modification and implementation of test methods for product and raw material evaluation.
  • Set up trial methodology to track and monitor shelf life and product/pack stability for new and reformulated products.
  • Support the maintenance and continual certification of the PNG Food Safety Management System to the requirements of ISO 22000 standards.
  • R&D Laboratory, raw material and sample management.
  • Supervise the R&D pilot plant operative and Interns.

Education & Experience

  • A University Degree in Food Science and Technology, Biochemistry, Industrial Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and other relevant disciplines.
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in Research and Development in FMCG (Food and Beverages).

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Practical knowledge of New product development.
  • Proficiency in laboratory food chemical/proximate.
  • Analysis & testing.
  • Sensory evaluation and shelf-life studies.
  • Technical standards and specification.
  • Proficiency in Ms word and Excel.
  • Communication skills.
  • Computer proficiency.
  • Food Processing techniques.
  • Food and food ingredients.
  • Data analysis.
  • Report writing.

Personal Attributes:

  • Team Player.
  • Attention to details.
  • Interpersonal skills.
  • Relationship Management.
  • Decision Making.
  • Multi-tasking.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Note: Attach CVs in PDF only.

Officer – Stock & Store Keeping

Job Title: Officer – Stock & Store Keeping | Location: Lagos | Employment Type: Full-time

Job Purpose / Objectives

  • Stock movement and documentation.

Key Responsibilities / Activities

  • Preparing HANSA movement for trucks.
  • Preparing goods received note for all trucks/items received.
  • Making documentation of all daily transactions.
  • Ensuring adequate and correct information is recorded on all transactions.
  • Carries out any assigned food safety jobs by the head of department.
  • Carries out any other duty assigned by supervisor.

Education & Experience

  • Minimum of OND in any relevant discipline.
  • 1 – 2 years experience in Logistics Department of a company.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Good Knowledge of stock movement and Hansa documentation procedures.

Personal Attributes:

  • Oral and written communication skills.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Note: Attach CVs in PDF only

Market Insight Manager

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Purpose / Objectives

  • Research, monitor, compile and detail key competitor trends and activities, identify threats and opportunities, managing multiple data and insight sources to support business decisions.

Key Responsibilities / Activities

  • Develop and distill insights into frameworks that inform brand strategy and drive key business decisions across product and marketing.
  • Drive an integrated market research strategy and plan to proactively provide a comprehensive view of the consumer, trade and market.
  • Manage all aspects of research, including partnering with key stakeholders to frame pain-points, designing research methodologies, implementing high-quality data collection, and analyzing results.
  • Translate research findings into clear and actionable insights through thoughtful data collection, in-depth analysis, sharp observations, smart story-telling, and compelling presentations.
  • Support new product development with actionable insights via trends, market opportunities/threats, taste test.
  • Support the GTM team in developing a robust competitive price tracker embedded in the SFA.
  • Act as point of contact/owner for a wide variety of marketing data sources.
  • Manage research relationships with external agencies and internal partners on design, execution, analysis of market research.
  • Review research brief /proposal to ensure most efficient execution.
  • Support the team in developing and representing the “voice of consumer” through thoughtful data collection, insightful observations and careful analysis.
  • Manage research budget and expenditure.

Education & Experience

  • Minimum of Second Class a B.Sc. / HND from a reputable university/polytechnic, either in Nigeria or abroad.
  • Postgraduate qualification in Marketing, Market research, Statistics or social science would be an advantage if the first degree is not in a related field.

Knowledge:

  • Understanding of research techniques.
  • Interpreting data and information.
  • Presentation skills.
  • Third-party supplier management.
  • Managing budgets and expenditure.
  • Working in teams.
  • Microsoft Office suite – Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Functional or Technical Skills:

  • Problem solving.
  • Collaborative
  • Strong Communicator – verbal and written
  • Able to assimilate a range of information for decision-making.
  • Analytical
  • Strategic thinker
  • Multi-tasking
  • Good interpersonal skills – persuasive, tactful.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

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