Expat Factory Manager (m/f)
Kienbaum AG - Vereinigte Arabische Emirate
25.06.2019 | Executive po­si­tion | 100%

Expat Factory Manager (m/f)

Our client, GINOX Swiss Kitchen, is an internationally recognized strong brand with a heritage dating from the 19th century. The family owned company includes Giovanna Holding SA, Ginox SA, Ginox UAE LLC, Giovanna SA and ATI SA. They are all specialized in their own fields.

In Switzerland and neighboring regions, GINOX Swiss Kitchen is a premium provider of turnkey projects delivering beautifully and ergonomically designed kitchen, tailor-made and precision manufactured to the highest standards for the professional and high end domestic use with a first class price / performance ratio. In ROE and MEA, GINOX is a Swiss quality supplier of premium and durable stainless steel based furniture and select equipment. It is present in categories where it can clearly differentiate itself with innovation and protect its intellectual property.

For the Ginox site in Ras Al Khaimah, UAE, we are looking for an:

Expat Factory Manager (m/f)

Your mission:

  • You are responsible for the management of the production activity related to the Ras Al Khaimah factory as well as 80 production employees.
  • You will help develop a true industrial vision for the group, design an investment plan and then execute upon it.
  • You establish lean processes, organize the production and increase the productivity.
  • You are the guarantor of high-end quality.
  • Furthermore, you are responsible for the whole project development and also a guarantor of potential optimization of tailor-made projects.
  • Because of your role as a competent leader, you have HR responsibilities.
  • And nonetheless, you are interacting with suppliers and equipment manufacturers.

Your profile

  • You have a basic education in the field of mechanical engineering or machine industry (bachelor's, master's or engineering degree or any other equivalent title) ideally followed by continuing education in management.
  • You already have several years of professional working experience in the field of production management. In addition, you have already gained a wide range of international experience, preferably in a multicultural environment with many employees from the Indian Subcontinent and with an industrial background of small batch equipment manufacturing.
  • Additionally, you are highly qualified in Lean Management.

  • We are looking for a proactive and independent personality, who is able to encourage and motivate his/her team with a direct, however empathetic approach.
  • Your French and English are business fluent and highly proficient and any other language is an asset.
Trips to Switzerland every 4 to 6 weeks are expected.

The offer:

As Expat Manager you will have an activity with responsibilities with a high degree of autonomy unique in the UAE. You will benefit from a well-established and world-renowned Swiss SME with a broad scope and short reporting relationships. You will join a family business with an open culture and an international but collegial environment. Very attractive salary conditions complete the package as well as tax free living in the United Arabic Emirates.

Our team at Kienbaum looks forward to receiving your application. We therefore recommend that you register here via the Kienbaum ExecutiveGateway portal with your informative application documents (cover letter and detailed curriculum vitae, references) under the code 0351093.

Kienbaum AG, Höschgasse 45, 8008 Zürich, www.kienbaum.ch, +41 44 306 42 40


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