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Group Technical Director

Keyspec Executive CC Full-Time  Beira, Sofala, Mozambique 11 Sep 2018

Job Description

Our customer, a leading supplier of a variety of spare parts, accessories, and products to the trucking, mining, automotive, power generation and yellow equipment industry is looking for a Group Technical Director based in Beira, Mozambique.

Job Purpose:

  • The purpose of this job is to provide high level technical support both internally and externally in line with the business strategic direction and business objectives;
  • Engage with relevant decision makers to promote technical innovation, best practice and technological advancements for major projects.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Implement the foundations of a rapid, reliable, low-risk technical delivery processes;
  • An understanding of effective technical methodologies relevant to industry;
  • Implement technical knowledge and understanding relevant to the project and client;
  • A problem-solver, who explores both creative and pragmatic solutions depending on the challenge;
  • Comprehensive experience in procurement and product sourcing;
  • Comprehensive experience in market research, supply and negotiation;
  • Ability to profoundly influence technical decision making, solution design, vendor selection and tools;
  • Ability to inspire teams and clients;
  • Personable presentation skills.

Minimum Requirements:

  • 5+ Years’ experience at management level;
  • 5+ years in a technical role;
  • Mechanical or Technical Degree relevant to the industry;
  • Proven track record of previous performance;
  • Understanding and experience in the trucking, mining, automotive, power generation and yellow equipment industry;
  • Ability to speak Portuguese will be an advantage
Salary: Market related + benefits

20 days