Michael Page

Job ID: EKM-579 | Location: East Kalimantan, Indonesia
04 September 2019 Print Report Share

Michael Page

Job ID: EKM-579 | Location: Balikpapan, Kalimantan Timur, Indonesia

Head of Plant - Global Company

This role will be reporting to the President Director of Indonesia and dotted line to Regional Operations Manager. The role will be responsible for several varied and experienced managers professional within the team.

Client Details

A successful organization with presence throughout Indonesia. Due to their aggresive growth plan in Indonesia, they are looking to recruit for a Head of Plant to drive the profitability of the business.


  • Responsibility for business operations including finance, HR, production, maintenance, quality, logistics, warehouse and distribution through the management team.
  • Develop the manufacturing strategy, which will deliver improvements to quality and efficiency.
  • Lead the cost reduction process with both fixed and variable cost components, and able to increase production efficiency.
  • Key member of the senior management team working closely with S&OP to ensure business objectives are met.
  • Site OH&S responsibility, able to build the prime vision of a zero accident workplace culture
  • Development of strategies and plans to meet future production capacity and capability demands.
  • Setting and management of operating budget.
  • Preparation and management of capital expenditure projects within time and budget constraints.
  • Development and implementation of cost minimisation strategies.
  • Coordination between production, quality, engineering and contract manufacturing departments.
  • Site negotiations and interactions with Union representatives.
  • Responsibility for contract and company product delivery performance.


  • More than 5 years of experience as a Plant Manager from Refinery/ Chemical industry
  • Experienced, direct, and tough leader - strong character who provides direction and thrives in a challenging and difficult environment.
  • Strong business improvement acumen added with experience in managing complex plant in a fast paced working environment
  • High levels of drive for results, solution based attitude, motivational tactics, and use of performance management - goal orientated.
  • Able to relate, connect, and work with strong and tough management for driving growth.
  • Methodical and logical approach to problem solving
  • Organizational Agility orchestrate multiple activities.
  • Able to communicate in English is a must.

Job Offer

  • Solid career progression
  • Chance to work for a global MNC Company

To apply online please click the Apply button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Monico Lim on +62 21 2958 8831

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