Continuous Improvement Manager

Position description

Continuous Improvement Manager

Based in Dunstable


Our client

Our client is a global name in the manufacturing of specialist electrical equipment supplying to offshore oil and gas platforms, power production plants and petrochemical installations to pharmaceuticals, telecommunications and other manufacturing/process plants.


Key deliverables:

·         Lead and manage improvement activities throughout the business, from identification through to implementation

·         Develop a robust CI strategy whilst deploying the appropriate tools and techniques required to achieve key business objectives in the areas of quality, cost, service and inventory

·         Coordinate key projects to achieve the annualized savings defined in business objectives, ensuring a flexible approach to changing business requirements

·         Support department goals and objectives to ensure a continuous improvement culture that will contribute to waste reduction or elimination

·         Lead on key training and deployment activities in all areas of the business and provide coaching on implementation of key initiatives across the business

·         Develop a highly capable team of experts within the business to support with CI activities and develop a collaborative working environment that drives and supports the achievement of key strategic initiatives

·         Develop relationships with key members of the team and own site initiatives to drive an improvement and learning culture


Key Experience needed:

·         Minimum 1-2 years’ experience in similar position

·         Engineering qualification at degree level or equivalent

·         Six Sigma Certification

·         Excellent numeracy, literacy and presentation skills

·         Ability to develop relationships and create collaborative working environment

·         Adaptable and open to new ways of working

·         Ability to hold yourself and others accountable

·         Experience training and coaching others

·         Confident in dealing with ambiguity

·         Understanding of CI techniques and ability to implement

Owen Daniels Consultancy

Tel: 01276 300100
Fax: 01276 300125

Owen Daniels Consultancy Ltd
4b Victoria Avenue, Camberley, Surrey, GU15 3HX
Company No: 07783092
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