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OWPPiN Limited, a wood, paper and pulp platform focused on producing high quality wood derived products in Nigeria, for local and global consumption is looking for competent Machine Operators.

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We are recruiting to fill the position of:

Job Title: Chief Operations Officer

Location: Akure North, Ondo

Job Description

  • The ideal candidate for the role of Chief Operations Officer (COO) will own the entire operational (including production) process.
  • The COO will lead operations exercises with other internal departments to ensure operational excellence and the achievement of monthly/annual business plan and budget.


  • Partner with the CEO in building the infrastructure and organization necessary to achieve the CEO’s vision for growth
  • Drive performance improvement and lean manufacturing initiatives to improve operational effectiveness as measured by quality, timeliness and safety
  • Hold the team accountable to established benchmarks required to monitor and report key performance indicators.
  • Ensure the operations of the company and support the strategic growth plans of the organization
  • Drive organization’ s ongoing efforts to develop and implement systems and best-in-class processes and procedures with the overall goal of operational excellence
  • Spearhead innovation and understand the market and market drivers for key customers and industry sources
  • Develop annual operating plan and provide forward looking guidance on risks associated with the company’ s operational performance
  • Lead the team to a high level of execution, drive operational excellence
  • Develop a roadmap for the design and implementation of best-in-class processes and related monitoring/reporting systems necessary for identification and implementation of cost and efficiency improvements
  • Partner with sales, marketing and finance teams to develop product demand forecasts and the annual operating plan
  • Provide forward looking guidance on risks associated with the company’ s operational performance
  • Develop and maintain excellent relationships towards internal and external customers and vendors
  • Implement discipline and accountability policies
  • Work with the team on inventory management
  • Design and implement business strategies, plans and procedures
  • Develop, analyze and update the company’s operational budget
  • Set comprehensive goals for performance and growth
  • Developing, analyzing and updating the company’s evaluation program
  • Developing, revising, and recommending personnel policies and procedures
  • Maintaining and revising the company’s handbook on policies and procedures
  • Maintaining department records and reports
  • Participating in administrative staff meetings
  • Recommending new policies, approaches, and procedures
  • Recruit and retain “A” players


  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Mathematics or Science or equivalent experience
  • 6+ years of progressive Operations experience
  • Strong organizational and managerial skills
  • Experience in an organization with >100 employees
  • Verifiable professional accomplishments
  • FMCG experience is a plus
  • MBA is a plus

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online