Manager Bakery Large – Durban at PepsiCo

  • Project Management Jobs In South Africa
  • Full time
  • 5 months ago
  • South Africa
  • Salary Rand 30,000 - 40,000 / Monthly
  • Shift Full Time
  • Job Qualifications Bachelor’s Degree
  • Number of vacancies 2 openings
  • Job experience 15 years
  • Job level Manager

Job Description

PepsiCo suitably invites qualified and experienced candidates for the position of Manager Bakery Large – Durban to join our dynamic team.

Duties & Responsibilities

The successful applicant will be responsible for but not limited to the following job functions:

What you’ll do

  • Ensure that the profit targets and operating margins are reached.
  • Manage the operational budgets, expense controls and conversion cost management.
  • Manage CAST – Electricity, water and coal
  • Find opportunities in which to make consumption gains within the operational process.
  • Responsible for the operational efficiencies regarding OEE and kg/man hour.
  • Conduct forecasting exercises to ensure that that plant operates according to realistic targets
  • Responsible for CAPEX for new projects, where once approved, has to manage the project appropriately within timelines and within budget.
  • Ensure that the stock control systems are in place.
  • Ensure that both the Food Safety and SHE systems are in place and are operating according to set standards.
  • Oversee the HR function and ensure that sound people relationships and the relationship with the Worker Union are maintained.
  • Manage the relationship with stakeholders to ensure business continuity.
  • Provide mentorship and career guidance to subordinates.
  • Ensure that continuos improvements take place and that the innovation system that helps this are driven.
  • Manage the reduction of waste.
  • Plan capex projects to do equipment upgrades, enhance throughput or to ensure food safety and SHE compliance.
  • Decide on service providers that will service the unit (Procurement)
  • Manage various projects from scope, CAPEX, proposal to implementation and reporting. These projects impact the overall performance an impact of the unit.

 Required Knowledge and Experience

We pride ourselves with having the best people, which are our most important assets. Our company has been recognized for having the highest ethics and strives for excellence through distinctly higher standards than the norm.



We therefore urge only candidates with these unique requirements and experience to apply for this stimulating position.

  • Relevant Degree/Diploma
  • 10 – 15 years operations experience
  • Operational knowledge within the FMCG environment
  • Sound business acumen and financial controls
  • Management & Leadership courses
  • General management and cross functional experience
  • Project Management
  • Continuos Improvement Management



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