Master Black Belt CI Manager

Job Title: Master Black Belt CI Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Banbury
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-05-22 00:00:00
Reference: 137100980
Contact Name: Ruth Humes
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 22, 2019 07:41

Job Description

My client based in Banbury is seeking a Master Black Belt Continuous Improvement Manager.

Salary £65-70,000 + Company Car and attractive benefits

Hours: Monday to Friday

The successful candidate will manage the Corporate Continuous Improvement Programme following the company's Production System methodology, fostering a culture of Continuous Improvement throughout the Division and Network to drive change and challenge the Management Teams in all activities to think differently whilst supporting the Business with delivering the current Vision and Strategy.

As a certified master black belt you will be responsible for facilitating and supporting the operations with the continuous improvement process, developing a culture of CI, supporting the business with Policy Deployment and regular Value Steam Mapping to create project pipelines. Being responsible for the identification, documentation and adoption of best practices.

The Senior Manager will support the local operations in the identification of improvement potential and in the implementation of improvement initiatives by engaging with operators and completing Black Belt Projects.

Skills and Experience
Certified Master Black Belt with proven experience in Ho Shin Kanri / Policy Deployment techniques with Value Stream Mapping facilitation, delivery and Project management skills
Proven experience in Continuous Improvement in any operational environment (Logistics, Manufacturing, Supply Chain etc)
Strong communication skills, Influencing, coaching and people engagement skills at all levels
Leadership skills, inspiring others to follow the programme and change the traditional ways of thinking
IT skills and Presentation skills (ability to confidently present material to groups and to conduct project meetings)
Proven 3-4 year's experience ideally at a Management/Senior operational role on site with a very good knowledge of Contract Logistics and supply chain processes
Numerical/analytical skills (confident in using and analysing data)
Financially aware (experience in use of management accounts/P+L) with a strong understanding of P&L and how KPI's affect profits

For a full job spec please apply or contact Ruth on 07764959511