PM Assistant Production Manager

The Sofidel Group  

The Sofidel Group is one of the leading manufacturers of paper for hygienic and domestic use worldwide. Established in 1966, the Group has subsidiaries in 12 countries – Italy, Spain, the UK, France, Belgium, Germany, Sweden, Poland, Hungary, Greece, Romania and the USA – with more than 6,000 employees, net sales of 2,173 million Euros (2020) and a production capacity of over one million tonnes per year (1,428,000 tonnes in 2020). “Regina”, its most well-known brand, is present on almost all the reference markets. Other brands include: Softis, Le Trèfle, Sopalin, Thirst Pockets, KittenSoft, Nalys, Cosynel, Lycke, Nicky, Papernet. A member of the UN Global Compact and the international WWF Climate Savers programme, the Sofidel Group considers sustainability a strategic factor with regards to growth and is committed to reducing its impact on natural capital and maximising social benefits, setting as objective the creation of shared added value for all stakeholders. Sofidel’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction targets to 2030 have been approved by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) as consistent with reductions required to keep warming to well-below 2°C, in line with the goals of the Paris Agreement.


To ensure the achievement of efficiency and quality aims related to production in accordance with the Group’s policies.



On behalf of the PM/CNV Production Manager or in his/her absence in the structure:

  • Responsible for the achievement of envisaged aims, by operating in compliance with: Safety, environmental and product’s safety provisions; ISO 9001 Quality System; Group’s policies
  • Supervise the compliance with safety provisions
  • Responsible for the management of production personnel, including the shift rotation
  • Organize the personnel’s technical training, testing their acquisition level
  • Collaborate with the production Planning Office suggesting possible corrective actions 
  • Ensure that the product is compliant with the assigned technical specifications
  • Collaborate with the Product Office to the permanent updating of technical specifications, signalling anomalies and suggesting alterations for an ongoing improvement
  • Participate in the activities to develop new products coordinating technical tests and sampling


  • Participate in the assessment of auxiliary raw materials by organizing and following their industrial tests
  • Promote innovative solutions for the optimisation of productive plants
  • Collaborate with the maintenance in order to guarantee the correct functioning of productive lines
  • Collaborate with shift supervisors/ assistants in order to create the best corporate climate
  • Collaborate with all the corporate depts. in order to maximise productivity and efficiency
  • Contribute to the creation of new products
  • Responsible for the collaborators’ professional growth, valorisation and motivation 
  • Promote a safety-bound corporate culture
  • Promote the Corporate Principles and Values

•    Ability to work in team , leading by example. 
•    Good attitude to problem solving.
•    Able to manage stressful situations.
•    Analytical Skills.
•    Excellent verbal communication skill.
•    The offered position requires a FULL TIME schedule.