Job reference: CH/TNT/44

Posted 20 days ago

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Location: Lancashire
Role Overview: An exciting opportunity has arisen for a talented and dynamic Continuous Improvement Manager to join our fast-paced FMCG Manufacturing business based in Lancashire. As a key member of the Operations team, you will play a crucial role in driving operational excellence and efficiency across their manufacturing processes.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement continuous improvement strategies and initiatives to optimise manufacturing processes, reduce waste, and enhance overall operational efficiency.
  • Lead cross-functional teams to identify and analyse opportunities for improvement, using data-driven methodologies and best practices.
  • Collaborate with department heads and frontline employees to foster a culture of continuous improvement, innovation, and accountability.
  • Establish key performance indicators (KPIs) to measure and track improvements, providing regular progress updates to senior management.
  • Implement lean principles and methodologies to streamline processes, improve quality, and reduce costs.
  • Conduct training sessions to ensure employees at all levels are knowledgeable about continuous improvement methodologies and tools.
  • Drive a proactive approach to problem-solving and root cause analysis, promoting a culture of learning from mistakes and implementing preventive measures.

Candidate Profile:

  • Proven experience in a Continuous Improvement or Operational Excellence role within the FMCG Manufacturing sector.
  • Strong background in implementing lean principles and methodologies.
  • Demonstrated success in leading cross-functional teams and driving positive change.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with a keen attention to detail.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to influence and engage at all levels of the organisation.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your CV by the link provided quoting reference CH/444

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