Factory Director Berlin (f/m/d)

At Beiersdorf, we want to help people feel good about their skin – and our commitment goes far beyond caring for skin. For 140 years, we have developed innovative skin and body care products for well-known brands such as NIVEA, Eucerin, La Prairie, Hansaplast, and Labello. We act according to our purpose, WE CARE BEYOND SKIN, and take responsibility for our consumers, our employees, the environment and society.  

Behind every brand, every product and every accomplishment are our more than 20,000 employees. It is for them that we live a culture of inclusion, respect and trust that is strongly aligned with our values CARE, COURAGE, SIMPLICITY and TRUST. We embrace diversity by valuing the uniqueness of each individual and being committed to equal opportunities for all. 

Your Tasks

As Production Center Director you are leading the production center to achieve financial and strategic objectives ensuring the future growth and sustainability of the site.
Furthermore, you are ensuring the manufacturing operations development to achieve profitable growth as well as site controls in place in terms of Health & Safety, Environment & Quality within the operations.
As Production Center Director you provide leadership & set standards to the production team driving operational improvement initiatives.

Your responsibilities include:

  • Owner of the mission, vision and values of the Production Center aligned with the Beiersdorf way.
  • Responsibility for the financial and production results of the site.
  • Develop strategies and action plans, in line with the Company strategic plans.
  • Ensure an engagement culture as a top priority developing future leaders.
  • Provide strategic direction and tactical support to the Leadership Team.
  • Build relationships with the different stakeholders to sustain organic growth.
  • Implement a culture of continuous improvement, introducing best practices, new ideas and opportunities.
  • Create cooperative and effective relationships with unions/staff representatives.
  • Guarantee a safe and secure work environment "Culture of Zero Accidents"
  • Promote synergies and cooperation throughout the Region.

Your Profile

  • University degree in technical engineering such as industrial, mechanical or electrical.
  • Several years of experience in leadership positions, preferably in consumer goods production companies and Manufacturing function.
  • Experience in managing and developing high-performance teams.
  • Knowledge in TPM and/or Lean Manufacturing.
  • Innovative mindset.
  • Fluent English skills. German Language skills are a big plus.
  • Availability for an international career development.

Additional information

At Beiersdorf, we embrace Diversity and aim to provide equal opportunities to all of our applicants – regardless of e.g. gender, sexual identity, nationality, ethnicity, religion or ideology, disability or age. We would therefore kindly ask you to include only information and data in your documents which are relevant for the assessment of your application (e.g. curriculum vitae with relevant references and certificates). For instance, please feel free to upload your CV without a picture. If you have any questions, please contact our recruiter Indra Jonuschet every Wednesday between 11:30 AM and 12:30 PM am via the telephone number: +49 40 4909 3245. 

Job Details

Contract Type:
Unlimited / Full-Time
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Country / City:
Germany / Berlin
Beiersdorf AG
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