Operational Excellence Manager

Expiring today

Location
Northampton
Salary
GBP40000 - GBP45000 per annum + no benefits
Posted
25 Aug 2017
Closes
24 Sep 2017
Ref
13840221/001
Contact
Tom Newell
Specialist Area
Logistics, Operations
Job Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

I currently have an exciting opportunity for an Warehouse Operational Excellence Manager for a 3PL in Northampton. We are looking for someone to drive LEAN and continuous improvement throughout the operation.

Client Details

Our client is a rapidly growing 3PL with a large client base, with a site based in Northampton.

Description

As Operational Excellence Manager you will;

  • Drive LEAN methodology and continuous improvement training
  • Identify waste and excessive costs within business and depot operational processes.
  • Manage the elimination of wastes and costs to improve efficiency and output.
  • Engage with staff to drive a culture of change and lean practices
  • Develop and deliver training for all levels of staff
  • Report on a monthly basis on monthly financial results on Continuous Improvement
  • Work closely with the operations teams to achieved CI savings
  • Minimise business costs
  • Project management

Profile

A successful candidate will;

  • Knowledge & experience of continuous improvement techniques and process
  • Operational knowledge of logistics and supply chain
  • Experience in project management
  • Strong influencing skills and ability to sell ideas to the operation
  • Numerical and Analytical skills, ideally with exposure to P+L's

Job Offer

£40,000 - 45,000