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Site Manager

Business Unit:  MEIS
Division:  Supply Chain - Business

Business Overview

Element Solutions INC. is a leading specialty chemicals company whose operating businesses formulate a broad range of solutions that enhance the performance of products people use every day. Developed in multi-step technological processes, our innovative solutions enable ourcustomers' manufacturing processes in several key segments, including electronic circuitry, communication infrastructure, automotive systems, industrial surface finishing, consumer packaging, and offshore energy.  

 Customers of ESI’s businesses use our innovation as a competitive advantage, relying on ESI to help them navigate in fast-paced, high-growth markets. The breadth of ESI’s offerings provides strong strategic value to the end markets they serve.With over 5,500 people in operating facilities across more than 50 countries, ESI has established a growing legacy of creating technological advances for customers around the globe.  Our people and technical sales teams are located close to our key markets, allowing us to maintain strong customer relationships and accelerate our product innovation process. 

The company has three brands in Turkey; Politeknik Metal, Coventya Kimya and MacDermid Performance Solutions.

We are looking for a Site Manager for our Politeknik production facility..

Job Purpose

The Site Manager has overall responsibility for the management of supply chain operations at the Tuzla facility. The facility supports a broad range of Element Solutions business verticals, through the manufacture and distribution of chemicals and solid products.

The Site Manager is responsible for ensuring the site operates to the highest Environmental, Health & Safety standards, while ensuring products meet the required quality standards and are delivery on time and on cost. The Site Manager will be responsible for developing and implementing strategies to continually improve in all these areas.

Key functions reporting into the role are Environment, Health & Safety, Quality, Engineering, Production, Production Planning, Distribution Planning, Purchasing, Warehousing & Logistics. Approximately 7 direct & 20 indirect reports.

Job Responsibilities

  • Ensure that the facility operates to the highest Environmental, Health and Safety standards and as a minimum complies with all applicable laws, regulations and policies.
  • Ensure management systems are maintained in line with certifications (ISO9001, IATF16949, ISO14001 and ISO45001) and global Company requirements.
  • Lead and develop the site Operations Management Team to deliver site performance targets in areas of Quality, Environment, Health and Safety, Productivity and Customer Satisfaction.
  • Promote a culture of continuous improvement, driving performance in EHS, quality, delivery, and cost.
  • Analyze activities to reduce costs and to obtain optimum utilization of personnel and equipment.
  • Ensure close co-operation with all internal customers and stakeholders e.g. Sales, Marketing, R&D, Finance, HR...
  • Prepare and submit a monthly report for supply chain management, highlighting deviations in KPI performance and providing corrective actions to resolve.
  • Prepare an operations budget on an annual basis and forecast on a quarterly basis (including staffing and capital plans).
  • Build business case to gain approval for capital expenditure and implement projects, on time & on budget.
  • Close collaboration with European Supply Chain team, including European functional heads to optimize regional operations.
  • Implement regional and global company initiatives, e.g. best practices, Quality projects, EHS improvements...

Requirements & Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering. Preferably chemical or Industrial engineering faculties,
  • At least 10 years of industrial and 5 years of Management experience.  Key functions reporting to the role are Environment, Health & Safety, Quality, Engineering, Production, Production Planning, Distribution Planning, Purchasing, Warehousing & Logistics. Approximately 7 direct & 20 indirect reports.
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry.  Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
  • Advance level of English,
  • No military obligation

Skills

LANGUAGE SKILLS:  Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents.  Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community.  Ability to write speeches and articles for publication that conform to prescribed style and format.  Ability to effectively present information to top management, public groups, and/or boards of directors.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS:  Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry.  Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

REASONING ABILITY: Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

Education

Bachelors Degree in Industrial Engineering or Chemistry

Supervisory Responsibilities

Does this job have supervisory responsibilities?  YES

Are there subordinate supervisors reporting to this job?  YES

If yes, how many subordinate supervisors report to this job? 7

What are the names of the departments supervised by this job?

EHS/Regulatory; Quality; Engineering; Production; Purchasing, Logistics, Maintenance 

How many employees, in total, report to the supervisors?  18                                                          Are there other non-supervisory employees who report directly to this job?   YES

If yes, how many employees are directly supervised by this job?   25

Relevant Industries

Automotive
Chemicals
Manufacturing

EEO Statement

Element Solutions Inc is an E-Verify Company and provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in job applicant procedures. "Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Veteran/Disabled/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.