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Unit Head

Date:  1 May 2024
Country:  India
Function:  MATS
Sub-Function:  MATS-Common


About Us

Olam Agri supplies food, feed and fibre to meet rising demand and a shift to protein-based diets, particularly in Asian and African countries. Headquartered in Singapore and present on all continents, our value chains include farming, processing, and distribution operations, as well as a sourcing network of an estimated 2.5 million farmers. Our teams have built leadership positions in many Olam Agri businesses, including rice, flour, animal feed, sesame, cotton, wood, and more. As a purpose-driven company, we aim to contribute positively to the prosperity and well-being of people along our supply chains, the protection and regeneration of our natural resource base, and the fight against climate change.

Key Deliverables

1. Planning & Production

  • To plan the budgeted volume of production and the cost incurred for the same.
  • To plan the required quantity of raw materials for the production.

2. Cost of production & Quality

  • To meet material usage, manpower usage, inventory costs, personnel costs and overhead budgets.
  • To ensure all the prescribed permits and quality standards are maintain on the raw materials, packing materials, products, and the plant.

3. Material Procurement and Management

  • To ensure no stock out at any time.
  • To ensure that material supplies are maintained without any loss of production. Inventories to be maintained as per the budget.

4. Industrial Relations

  • To maintain peace and good industrial relations for uninterrupted production.
  • To implement various welfare activities.

5. Legal and Statutory Compliance

  • Management and statutory compliance of unit-related regulatory issues in terms of Excise, Provident Fund, Pollution Control Board and other relevant authorities.

6. Management Development

  • To provide training to Executives, JMCs, workmen in various development programs
  • Monthly review meeting with total production team.

7. Efficiency Parameters & Market Visits

  • Manage efficiency in capacity utilization.
  • Reduction in wastages.


  • Must possess a Bachelor's/PG degree in engineering from a reputed institute.
  • Must possess 15 years of experience in hand in leading any of the reputed manufacturing concern.
  • Ideally you are an Engineer with 18+ years of experience in managing overall operations in industries such as Metals/Chemicals/Fertilisers/Automotive. - You should have managed operations worth 800 crores at least and workforce of 1000 people.
  • You should have excellent leadership skills and HR&IR skills to manage a large work force.
  • You should have demonstrated excellent track record in your last roles and should be ready for the next challenging role in a large organisation

Olam is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, nationality, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Applicants are requested to complete all required steps in the application process including providing a resume/CV in order to be considered for open roles.

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