Job title: Operations Excellence & Strategic Planning Manager
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Food
Functional Expertise: Engineering/ Manufacturing production Others
Skills: Feasibility study Operational Excellence Project Management Business Development
Salary type: Monthly
Salary from: THB ฿100,000.00
Salary to: THB ฿120,000.00
Location: Bangkok, TH
Job published: 2024-04-03
Job ID: 118374
Contact name: Chatwimol Thanawastien, Orraya Onsongchan
Phone number: +66931248970

Job Description

Our client is a leading manufacturer of sugar in Thailand.

The company is seeking a suitable candidate for the position of Operation Excellence and Strategic Planning Manager to join the team.

Job Description

Operations Excellence (70%)

  • Developing and implementing strategies to improve productivity and efficiency across the organization, with a focus on optimizing operations from production to supply chain.
  • Leading continuous improvement projects to streamline processes, reduce costs, and enhance overall operational performance.
  • Analyzing key performance metrics and identifying areas for improvement, working closely with cross-functional teams to implement solutions.
  • Driving a culture of continuous improvement by promoting best practices, conducting training sessions, and fostering a collaborative work environment.

Business Development (30%)

  • Conducting feasibility studies and market research to identify new business opportunities and assess their viability.
  • Developing business cases and proposals for new initiatives, including market entry strategies, partnerships, and acquisitions.
  • Collaborating with internal stakeholders to evaluate potential business ventures and make data-driven recommendations.
  • Monitoring market trends and competitor activities to identify emerging opportunities and threats.


  • Bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering, mechanical engineering or a related field.
  • 7+ years of related experience in strategic planning, operational excellence, and business development from any industry, preferably the FMCG industry.
  • Must have experience in feasibility studies.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret data, identify trends, and make strategic recommendations.
  • Excellent project management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks.
  • Commercial and growth mindset.
  • Good command of English.