• Nigeria

  • Permanent

  • Full-time

Adexen was mandated by an international FMCG company to recruit a Regional Engineering Manager for its operations. The position is based in Nigeria.


  • Drive the delivery of a program of capital works projects and best-practice engineering and reliability processes across the plants
  • Provide excellent project management capability and engineering technical skills to the plants to support the overall Engineering and Operations strategy
  • Coordinate best-practice reliability processes and techniques across all sites
  • Play a key role in achieving best-practice manufacturing capability for the sites
  • Prepare project proposals detailing the business opportunity, justification, operational implications, timeline and costs
  • Lead the development of engineered solutions to deliver lower operating costs, lower maintenance costs, improved equipment reliability, with optimum product consistency and first pass quality
  • Ensure an ongoing focus on lifecycle product costs, process efficiency and innovation
  • Financial management of works within portfolio, including cash flow forecast, monthly measurement of cash flow and development of capital budgets
  • Ensure effective stakeholder communication and management
  • Lead safety culture on all projects

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Degree qualified in Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical or Automation) or similar
  • Certificate or formal qualification in Project Management highly regarded
  • 7-10 years engineering and project management experience within an FMCG environment
  • Food and beverage manufacturing experience preferred
  • Understanding of contracting principles and contract management
  • Understanding of best-practice reliability processes and techniques
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with strong stakeholder management
  • Ability to thrive and perform in periods of change, complexity and ambiguity
  • Ability for travel to operating locations

We thank all applicants however only those selected will be contacted.



Job Seniority


Job Category

Engineering and Production

Employment Type

Full time


10 – 15 years


Process Automation, Process Engineering, Process Improvement, Manufacturing, Engineering, Project Management, FMCG


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