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Continuous Improvement Manager (Logistics Sector)

Coleshill, Warwickshire
£40,000 to £45,000
Job Type
22 Sep 2021
Job Title: Continuous Improvement Manager (Logistics Sector)

Salary: up to £45k per annum

Benefits including; company pension scheme, 25 days hols + bank hols with the option to buy more, share incentive plan, cycle to work scheme, employee benefits online discount platform, onsite parking, onsite canteen + much more

We have a vacancy for a Continuous Improvement Manager on one of our key contracts. The location for this role will be Hams Hall.

What they are looking for:

* Provide management, expertise, collation and guidance on all Continuous Improvement projects and activities.

* To manage the Continuous Improvement projects for all designated operations in order to provide broader business benefit and a centralised focus

* Assist with Continuous Improvement proposals, coordinate and monitor progress. Utilise Value Stream Mapping and coordinate with Operations/Contracts Managers to establish process Improvements

* Liaise with the site General Manager and Senior Management team to identify and achieve pre-determined target savings for the site through Value Stream Mapping and other activities.

* Capture and co-ordinate all current Continuous Improvement projects and establish a reporting method for these projects.

What you will bring:

* Will have experience of working at a similar level and have knowledge of LEAN and process improvement tools and techniques (e.g Six Sigma)

* MS proficient (ie Excel, PPT, Word, Minitab)

* Project Management tools & techniques

* Proven practical application and development of Quality / Lean tools in retail environment

* Able to demonstrate knowledge of managing change in a challenging environment

* You must be able to demonstrate senior management supply chain experience in a high-volume operation or in an extensive multi-site contract preferably with a leading retailer / distributor

* You will be process orientated, with a track record of implementing process improvements and controls within a supply chain environment

* You will have experience of working closely with clients and developing effective working relationships

* Experience of managing suppliers effectively

* You must be able to demonstrate excellent interpersonal and influencing skills, in order to optimise site performance

* You must be flexible in terms of travelling to other sites in the network where required


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  • Job Reference: 379176775-2
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2021
  • Recruiter: HancoxRead Recruitment Ltd
    HancoxRead Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Coleshill, Warwickshire
  • Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: See advert
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent