Operational Excellence Manager

Clements Grey has engaged with a key client based in Norfolk specialising in the production of fresh and frozen food. Due to a transformational change an exciting opportunity has arisen for an Operational Excellence Manager on a permanent basis You will be responsible for production planning and implementing Continuous Improvement and Lean methods to improve operational performance and generate profit. Additionally, you will promote a successful culture within the site. Responsibilities:
• Drive CI and Lean improvements to business processes to help improve efficiency, product quality and customer service
• Facilitate problem solving sessions such as Kaizen or Workouts to lead teams to address issues.
• Lead site/functional teams on site-specific or multi-site projects
• Facilitate training sessions to educate managers and the business using a Lean philosophy
• Act as a coach to positively influence key stakeholders on the change management process
• Act as a role model and be a change agent to build and support senior leaders and teams Requirements:
• Proven track record of successful Lean and/or Six Sigma implementation within a fast-paced, high volume manufacturing environment.
• Experience of working in a multi-site environment.
• Experience in providing Yellow/Green belt training
• Able to build and maintain effective relationships
• A passion for safety, customer service and operational excellence Sound interesting? Apply with your most recent CV for more information

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