Production Manager Job in Nigeria

 Dana Pharmaceuticals Limited commenced manufacturing of intravenous fluids in 1996. The factory has been expanded with the setting up of a formulation plant for the manufacture of a wide range of pharmaceutical formulations. With our motto “a Commitment to Healthcare” in mind and one of the best technologies in hand, we are devoted to the production of quality and genuine products that are offered at the most affordable prices nationwide.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Production Manager

Location: Minna, Niger
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Summary

  • The Production Manager will ensure the delivery of goods and services that meet our stringent quality standards, in the right quantities, and at the right times, all while minimizing costs.
  • This ideal candidate will play a pivotal role in optimizing our production processes and improving efficiency across the board.


  • Ensure the provision of potable water for daily production needs.
  • Oversee the smooth functioning of day-to-day operations within the production unit.
  • Accountable for achieving quality production standards and meeting production targets.
  • Plan and control inventory of raw materials and packing materials.
  • Develop daily, weekly, and monthly material requirements based on production plans.
  • Create and implement production plans in coordination with logistics, planning, and procurement.
  • Maintain discipline among staff through coordination with the HR Department.
  • Lead new product development initiatives.
  • Ensure cleanliness and hygienic conditions throughout the factory.
  • Monitor dispatches of finished goods as per marketing requirements.
  • Prepare MRM (Material Requirement Matrix) and QRM (Quality Requirement Matrix).
  • Verify Batch Manufacturing Record (BMR) and Batch Packing Record (BPR) upon completion of each batch.
  • Participate in conducting interviews and selecting operators, supervisors, and pharmacists.
  • Assume responsibilities in the absence of the Superintendent Pharmacist.
  • Collaborate with various service departments such as Engineering, QCQA, HR/Admin, Logistics, Planning, and Procurement.
  • Conduct training sessions for staff as per the training plan and review their performance accordingly.

Required Skills / Experience

  • B. Pharm
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience working in pharmaceutical manufacturing with at least 5 years of experience in a managerial role
  • Good interpersonal relationship
  • Ability to handle situations under pressure
  • Good knowledge of local language & skills in communication
  • Strong analytical and excellent presentation skills;
  • Flexibility, resourcefulness, and a can-do attitude
  • Work collaboratively with colleagues and perform other duties as reasonably required to achieve the goals of the company.

Application Closing Date
31st July, 2024.

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