Business Transformation (Continuous Improvement) Leader

Job Ref: 60525
Sector: Aviation
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 10 July 2019
  • Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England, UK Gloucester Gloucestershire GBR gl2 9ql
  • Competitive
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  • Jamie Birch
  • 01329 227000
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Business Transformation (Continuous Improvement) Leader - Gloucester

Responsibilities

  • Establish a Continuous Improvement culture through the deployment of my client's operating system.
  • Develop and execute a business transformation plan that provides delivery of goals and metrics including Safety, Quality, Cost, Productivity, Output, Cycle reduction / Inventory Reduction
  • Lead projects, utilising Kaizen, Lean and Six Sigma tools to drive improvements
  • Accountable for developing appropriate operations metrics, lean strategy / execution
  • Use appropriate measurement, analysis and evaluation methods to accurately identify and document improvements.
  • Drive change within the business to continuously improve performance, which includes managing the continuous improvement roadmap and creating a visual workplace.
  • Assist the leadership team in the development of strategic continuous improvement plans for the business.
  • Provide event follow-up to monitor the progress of planned improvement implementation to assure timely action, appropriate support, and achievement of expected tangible benefits.
  • Identify short, mid, and long-term wins that will transform the culture and produce results.
  • Coach and develop a problem-solving culture at all levels of the organisation; implement permanent corrective actions to mitigate probability of reoccurrence
  • Support the selection, training and development of leads deployed throughout the business.
  • Deploy, facilitate and teach operating system tools which includes, but is not limited to, Lean, 6-Sigma, Problem Solving, APQP, PPAP etc. throughout all functions of the business.
  • Establish a structure for the ongoing training and development of employees in lean transformation tools & techniques.
  • Other various duties as needed or assigned.

Qualifications and experience

  • Degree strongly preferred in engineering, manufacturing/operations, or equivalent
  • 5+ years of leadership operations experience in progressively responsible roles
  • 5+ years of experience facilitating, coaching and implementing Lean/six sigma events and driving lean transformation with proven results.
  • Working knowledge of SIOP and inventory management best practices
  • Lean and Six Sigma Certifications or equivalent
  • Proven ability to successfully manage cross functional teams, and implement improvement within an established time frame, with sustained improvements.
  • High energy, data driven, and results oriented.
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, verbal communication skills and organization skills
  • Must be comfortable teaching and presenting to large groups at all levels of the organization from shop floor to CEO.
  • Strong project management skills
  • Must be proficient in MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Project, and various analysis tools.
  • Willingness to travel approximately 50% of the time.

For more information please get in contact with Jamie Birch at Carbon60 on 01329 227006 or jamie.birch@carbon60global.com

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