Continuous Improvement Manager

  • £45000 - £50000 per annum
  • Tamworth
  • Posted: 25/03/2021
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 025420190

Job Details

Continuous Improvement Manager opportunity with a large privately owned UK Manufacturer. The company’s business improvement goals have got sponsorship at all levels so this is an excellent opportunity to make an impact in a business with a flat reporting structure where you CAN deliver ….
If you want to make a difference and utilise your  Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma improvement tools, teamwork and influencing skills keep reading and APPLY ONLINE……

Position: Continuous Improvement Manager
Salary: up to £50,000 + bonus + benefits
Location: Tamworth
This Continuous Improvement Manager role offers an abundance of variety across process and quality improvement, cost saving and transactional processes. The CI Manager will report to the Technical Manager and will be responsible for a small team of 2 process specialists. The CI Manager will be able to demonstrate the practical application of improvement tools and sustain improvements. Additionally the Continuous Improvement Manager  will be able to react to the changing needs of the business in a fluid fast paced environment. This role would be ideal to a Business Improvement Manager, Six Sigma Manager, Lean Manufacturing Lead, Lean Manufacturing Manager, Continuous Improvement Manager, Process Improvement Manager, Senior Process Engineer.
Main duties and responsibilities for the Continuous Improvement Manager:

o Implement World Class Manufacturing methods and processes across the site
o Develop efficient factory layout and support equipment layout to optimise production flow and minimise unnecessary movement via promotion of Lean Manufacturing methods
o Support equipment project timelines and manage on time delivery and buy off
o Value Stream Mapping (VSM)
o Lead and participate in Six Sigma and Continuous Improvement activity across all functions of the business
o Oversee Lean Projects from cradle to grave (anywhere from 6-10 projects at any time)
o You will be able to communicate & engage with all areas of the business from management to the Shopfloor

Knowledge and Education for the Continuous Improvement Manager will be:-
You will already have a proven track record working as a Manufacturing Continuous Improvement, Lean Manufacturing or delivering Operational Excellence/ WCM within a high volume manufacturing facility
o HND/Degree in an Engineering related subject
o Six Sigma Green Belt/ Six Sigma Black Belt Certification highly desirable
o In-depth understanding of Lean Manufacturing methodologies and how to apply them in practice

The opportunity:

In return for fulfilling the role of Continuous Improvement Manager, my client can offer a generous salary of up to £50,000 plus bonuses and a benefits package.
Perhaps more importantly this is an opportunity to work for a business where Continuous Improvement initiatives will be fully supported by the senior management. This means you will be free to do your job and deliver real results for leading Manufacturer.

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