Job Title: Soap Plant Manager

Job Type: Full Time

Job Category: Manufacturing

Our Client is a leading FMCG organization in Tanzania, Dar es salaam and they are looking to recruit a soap plant manager to join their team.


  • Prepare Toilet / Laundry Soap formulations, preparation of Batch card, Conducting the trials, and set up the productions based on the batch card/ set formulations
  • Quality checks of Soaps like TFM, Free Alkalinity, and Leather, etc.
  • Test the various samples and benchmarking of products.
  • Overseeing the production process, and draw up a production schedule.
  • Making sure that products are produced on time and are of good quality standard.
  • Implement and drive continuous improvement activities through implementation of the change management process and best practices whilst liaising among different departments.
  • Estimating Production costs whilst managing production budgets.
  • Monitoring product standards and implementing quality control and quality assurance programs
  • Ensure the assessment of all items produced by the company’s Quality Assurance Officer Conduct pre and post-production PH test on all production materials and maintain documents/ records of results
  • Ensure implementation and evolution of safety procedure
  • Reviewing the performance of subordinates and identify training needs when necessary
  • Ensuring planned KPI’S of efficiency and performance are met and exceeded
  • Generate monthly, quarterly and annual report of Production activities / Raw material usage, Packing material usage, and variance
  • Ensure appropriate, levies and dues licenses are acquired and promptly renewed


  • Degree in Industrial Chemistry
  • M. Sc or Second Degree will be an added advantage
  • 10-15 years of experience in Soap production in the same position
  • Managerial & Leadership skills

Note: Kenyan citizens are preferable but we are open to hiring qualified candidates of any background who fit the criteria.


How to apply

Applicants can send their CV and state the position applied for in their subject of the email to us before 30TH April 2021. Kindly do not apply if you do not meet the minimum requirements.


  • We are located on the 4thfloor, Kipro Centre in Westlands, Nairobi



Job Details

Level : Management level
Industry : Manufacturing
Salary : Confidential
Experience : 10 Years
Applications : 2
Locality : Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
Eligibility : Bachelor
Company : R4kenya
Posted By R4kenya / 20 May 2021

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