Abdulsalam
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Senior manager (operations)
Job Type: Full-Time , open to relocation

Education

From 0 to 2003
University of Lagos
From 0 to 1997
University of Nigeria, Nsukka
From 0 to 1990
Federal College of Education (Technical), Asaba
From 0 to 1984
Adolo College, Benin City
From 2011 to 2013
National Open University of Nigeria
MBA in Business Administration
Degree
Languages:
English Fluently

Experience

Senior Manager (Operations)
Watanmal Group
April 2010 - Present Day (7 years 4 months)
Lagos
Lagos
• Coordinating almost all factory activities embracing HR/Admin, Production, Maintenance, Quality Assurance and Supply Chain/Warehousing Departments through their respective Managers to plan and implement company’s goals, policies, and procedures. • Responsible, in conjunction with the HR/Admin Department, for the entire gamut of human resources and administration activities including recruitment and selection, training and development, performance appraisal, employee retention and welfare, and statutory compliance and liaison with regulatory agencies and parastatals including NAFDAC, SON, immigration, police, ministries and other agencies. • Help build a winning factory management team and provide inspirational leadership to the factory while managing external stakeholder relations including but not limited to factory investors, staff, regulatory bodies and general public. • Budgeting and liaising with contractors for the supply, installation and maintenance of materials, equipment and facilities as well as timely material arrangement for smooth production. • Ensuring appropriate maintenance of machines and equipment within the factory.
General Manager
BRA Solutions Limited
July 2009 - March 2010 (9 months)

· Oversee all aspects of the company and transformation to becoming a dominant force in the Nigerian Information Technology sector.

· Serve as the chief architect of the company’s strategy leveraging extensive business planning work and market research.

· Manage the company’s resources to generate strong revenue growth, profitability, and maximal shareholder value for investors in line with the mission and vision of the company.

· Oversee operations and manage performance of sub-functions and individuals to ensure that corporate objectives are met.

· Help build a winning management team and provide inspirational leadership to the company while managing external stakeholder relations including but not limited to investors, staff, regulatory bodies and general public.

· Recruiting, training, managing and appraising staff including dealing with human resources and personnel.

· Liaising with contractors for the supply, installation and maintenance of materials, equipment and facilities.

· Setting budgetary and financial strategies and managing general office administration issues.

Head, Products Quality, Packaging & Warehousing
Globacom Limited (Controcards Division)
July 2006 - June 2009 (3 years )

·         Manage all product packaging activities and metrics – Yield, work stations optimization, Material wastages, Production volume etc.

·         Manage all Supply Chain related activities and Metrics – Material supply, Stock and Inventory control, Product Availability, Optimization of Warehouse Space, Computers and Scanners/Barcodes Printers Management, etc.

·         Monitor, Manage and reconcile all incoming and outgoing stocks and ensuring integrity in handling without compromising standards.

·         Receiving all personalized recharged cards from the Printing Unit and assigning them to Packaging Quality Checkers for physical quality checks, scanning and reconciliation of cards serial numbers with those in the company’s Information Management System (IMS) database.

·         Receiving all checked cards and accompanying feedbacks from Packaging Quality Checkers, documenting all defect cards and treating them with necessary feedbacks to the Printing Team and or top Production Management.

·         Sending all passed cards for final Quality Assurance Department’s random checks and sealing before moving the QC passed products to Production Finished Goods Warehouse.

·         Ensure that company’s products are firmly and securely arranged in standard bricks, bunches and cartons through organized high technology and cost effective handling activities that will enhance product traceability, general acceptance, company’s integrity, and protection against theft and damage.

·         Manage packaging and warehousing personnel and related administrative issues that will ensure that plant profitability and targets are achieved.

·         Developing and maintaining a sound record keeping system.

 

Production Team Leader/Shift Manager
Promasidor (Cowbell) Nigeria Limited
May 2000 - July 2006 (6 years 3 months)

·         Ensure effective and efficient coordination of production operations

·         Ensure that regular production targets are met with minimal wastages and downtime through optimal utilization of limited human and material resources.

·         Ensure that production packaging and raw materials are always available in appropriate quantity and quality.

·         Liaise with Quality Assurance personnel online to ensure that set quality standards for raw materials and products are met.

·         Ensure that Production Engineers and Technical Operators promptly and professionally attend to faulty machines and equipment to minimize downtime.

·         Allocate work stations to all production operatives ensuring that they are all adequately engaged.

·         Plan and schedule production activities monitoring and coordinating production operatives to achieve optimum output.

·         Monitor and ensure that adequate utility support is provided during production operations.

·         Ensure strict compliance with GMP and HSE practices.

·         Collation, verification and reconciliation of daily production figures and preparation of OEE.

·         Evaluation and carrying out of performance appraisals for subordinates.

Operations Manager
A & S Nigeria Limited, Benin City
February 1998 - April 2000 (2 years 2 months)

· Ensure effective and efficient coordination of production, marketing and supply chain operations.

· Responsible for the effective day to day running of the company through active monitoring and coordination of the activities of the various departments including setting annual budgets, business targets, marketing strategies and managing staff and facilities.

· Directly manage the company’s oil palm plantation and commercial transport, and commodity distribution businesses.

· Plan, develop and maintain procurement strategies for all areas of business.

· Liaise with the company external publics and ensure good services to all our customers to realize company objectives.

· Coordinate company’s operations and logistics including contract agreements, warehousing, purchasing and supply.

· Implement the Managing Director’s decisions.

· Evaluation and carrying out of performance appraisals for subordinates.

Industrial Officer
Bendel Wood Industry Limited
September 1985 - October 1987 (2 years 2 months)

·         Office Assistant to the General Manager on factory administrative matters.