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£55,000 - £62,500 (dep. on exp.) per annum

Leeds or North London / some travel and WFH

  • Urgent 6-month Fixed Term Contract, possibly leading to a permanent offer
  • Mainly based in Leeds or North London / some travel and working from home
  • CI Project management / Process Mapping / Coaching / Establishing SOPs
  • Organisation: Large Food & Beverage Supplier
  • High level of sponsorship for Continuous Improvement / Excellent Team Environment  

Please note that the preference is to offer a Fixed Term Contract, however, the assignment could be offered on a daily rate basis to a Limited Company Contractor.

Our client is one of the UK’s largest food and beverage suppliers. Having recently won and started a new major contract, they seek a Lean / Continuous Improvement professional to join them during this critical period. Initially, you will work on a six-month fixed-term contract (potentially extendable or offered permanently) driving lean initiatives, conducting extensive high-level process mapping, liaising with Stakeholders, and coaching from site or when working from home.  

Continuous Improvement Manager / Lean Expert essential criteria:  

  • Lean / Continuous Improvement experience
  • Any industry considered – you must have driven lean initiatives with colleagues on a hands-on basis 
  • Experience of Possess Mapping
  • Travel flexibility – some travel is required
  • You will be available immediately or be able to commence employment within one week’s notice

Please apply online, should we feel you are suitable we will contact you within one working day to arrange a comprehensive first stage interview via Zoom or Teams. Dan Sculthorp (Director, OPEX Selection) will assess your experience and competencies for the assignment.

Should this opportunity not be of interest or suitable to you, but you can recommend someone, please get in touch in complete confidence. We will pay you a bonus of £300 in retail vouchers (of your choice) on the day your referral starts employment.