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OPEX091511

Location

UK Wide

Function

Improvement

Industry

Engineering

Job Type

Perm

£50,000 - £60,000 (DOE) + Car + Bonus + Bens

UK wide

This is a fantastic opportunity for an exceptional lean six sigma / continuous improvement expert to embed a long-term culture of lean management into an organisation at the beginning of their lean journey and offers the job holder much support and Main Board sponsorship.     

A high profile appointment reporting to the UK MD with a dotted line to the Regional Lean Manager (based in Europe) within this global multibillion Euro turnover industrial services solutions provider. The UK Lean Leader will be employed within their UK organisation (revenue of approx. £100m pa) and can be based anywhere across the UK with a remit to drive lean management across their UK based projects.  

The job holder will demonstrate expertise / best practice and provide specialist training in the use of lean / continuous improvement tools and techniques. Working with the management teams to positively encourage the deployment of trained resources to work on planned and approved projects.

To be considered it is essential that candidates demonstrate experience of driving lean / continuous improvement (CI) initiatives within any demanding manufacturing, services or construction / industrial engineering environment. Candidates will be of graduate calibre and possess Six Sigma Green Belt certification, ideally Black Belt certification. Most importantly we require a track record of driving and leading cultural, long-term sustainable change.

You will demonstrate a progressive career and possess energy, excellent communication & influencing skills and an engaging hands-on people management style, coupled with genuine passion for change and enrichment of the work place lean / continuous improvement (CI) techniques. This appointment will be based nationally and therefore flexibility and a willingness to travelling in the UK and occasionally to Europe is required.

Please note that the salary advertised is highly dependent on experience. The package includes a company car or car allowance, a performance bonus and comprehensive benefits. Should you feel your skills and experience are well suited please apply online or for further information contact Dan Sculthorp, Director ‘Opex Selection’ on + 44 (0) 1423 876 360.

Opex Selection Ltd is a specialist in recruiting ’Improvement Champions’; Lean, Six Sigma and Operational Excellence professionals on a permanent and interim basis across the UK and worldwide.