Project Manager at Unilever Nigeria Plc

Unilever Nigeria Plc – Welcome to Unilever, a global multinational and fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) company with products sold in over 190 countries and more than 2 billion consumers across the world who use our amazing products everyday!

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Project Manager

Job Requisition ID: R-65559
Location: Agbara, Ogun
Job Type: Full time

Job Purpose

  • Leveraging maintenance performance indicators, shape maintenance programs by providing technical input to maximize asset utilization after installation.
  • Ensure all projects are delivered with project scope, time, cost and safely.
  • Establish, track and review KPIs for equipment performance with the Maintenance Supervisor.
  • Utilize information available through the Capacity Tool exercise to assess equipment utilization.
  • Ensure equipment is designed, selected, purchased and installed based on life-cycle considerations and “total cost of ownership”.
  • Monitor and manage the effective and efficient performance of equipment installed or upgraded.
  • Implement condition-based monitoring to help eliminate unplanned maintenance downtime.
  • Review maintenance schedules to assess equipment conditions, requirements of tools and technologies and amend preventive and predictive maintenance plans with the planner as needed.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of technology developments and the required skills.
  • Manage 3rd party contractors and ensure Unilever standards are met.
  • Support Finance by establishing cost / benefit reviews of maintenance activities including assignment of tasks and applying ECRS (Eliminate, Combine, Reduce and Simplify) to activities.
  • Ensure equipment runs as designed and meets standards for nominal speed, etc. to maximize equipment capacity.
  • Identify solutions for equipment that does not perform as expected within current PM schedule.
  • Act as local expert on CMMS and ensure accurate and effective data capture.
  • Monitor spare part management and dispose of obsolete items.
  • Liaise with Category Technology to ensure core designs are adopted.


  • B.Sc / HND in Mechanical Engineering degree Experience: Minimum of 6 years in maintenance engineering, Project management and Inventory management in Manufacturing Industry.
  • Project Management Certification is a must. Good knowledge of AutoCad, word, Excel, MS Project, Powerpoint presentation and SAP (Plant Maintenance and Purchasing), e-mail and spreadsheet.

How to Apply
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