Focus Management

Continuous Improvement Manager, Food Manufacturing, Norfolk

£45000 - £55000 per annum + package
15 Nov 2016
07 Dec 2016
Rachel Blinkho
Contract Type
Full Time

Opportunity for an experienced Continuous Improvement Manager to drive the transformational strategy at a major manufacturing site.

We are looking for an experienced Lean Specialist who has operated in a fast-paced food manufacturing environment for this Continuous Improvement Manager role. As part of the senior leadership team you will provide direction to the entire site to drive systematic and sustainable business improvements.

Suitable candidates will have in-depth understanding of the principles and tools of Lean Manufacturing with a proven track record in delivering significant improvement projects. You will act as the CI and change specialist at site, coaching, mentoring and influencing at all levels, educating the team in the principles and tools of a Lean Production System. We expect the right individual to have experience managing a multi-functional team in a high-speed process environment and have moved into a CI focused role.

A key requirement for this role is an individual who has the ability to lead through developing others and has the gravitas to be seen as a credible source of knowledge by the team. You will be working with every function in the business and therefore require the interpersonal skills to engage at all levels.

It is an exciting time to join the business, a leading player in the UK food industry. This site has enjoyed significant investment recently and has the opportunity to grow further. It is a people-focused company that offers fantastic career development opportunities. If you have the required experience to succeed in this high profile role, please apply today to be considered.

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REF. RLB13613b By Focus Management

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