Continuous Improvement Manager

Location
Northamptonshire
Salary
£40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
23 Aug 2017
Closes
20 Sep 2017
Ref
CI/N/2308
Contact
Caroline Johnson
Function
Operations
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Role - Continuous Improvement Manager
Salary - £40,000- £45,000
Location -Northamptonshire

Have you been successful with working on continuous improvement projects within a food manufacturing environment and keen to take on a new challenge within an established and well known production facility?

The hiring company is a growing business that manufactures specialist but well-loved food products from their site in Northamptonshire with great success over the years. With this in mind, they are now seeking a talented and experienced individual to work closely with the team and use their experience in both C.I, Six Sigma, Kaizen, 5s and Lean Manufacturing to improve efficiencies on site and coach other members of staff to be the best they can be.

Main duties of the Continuous Improvement Manager will be to:
*Work with the leadership team and factory improvement specialists to enable the development on site.
*Support the delivery of reliability and quality strategies
*Promote continuous improvement and assist in developing and improving continuous improvement knowledge within the rest of the employees in the factory
*Develop an aligned local plan and develop and implement the company vision

The successful candidate will have relevant experience from within the FMCG/ food manufacturing industry and also in company that has already implemented Lean Manufacturing processes. Alongside this, it will be essential that you can be completely un-phased when it comes to high pressure as you will performing complex projects daily. The ideal person will also have great analytical and problem solving skills, with the capacity to carry out tasks independently and alongside the team.

If this sounds like the role for you, and you have an Continuous Improvement background and ideally are qualified in Six Sigma and come from a similar role in a food manufacturing company such as a CI Manager, CI Facilitator, Continuous improvement co-ordinator, Production Manager, Project manager or Operations Manager- then please do apply to this exciting CI Leader role.

This role will also be commutable from many parts of Northamptonshire, Kettering, Wellingborough and also Rugby areas.

To apply for the role please click apply!

Or alternatively contact Caroline on 0117 3252 999 or send an email across to cj@zestfoodjobs.co.uk

Zest are specialist recruiters with the food and drinks manufacturing industry and Caroline Johnson looks after roles within Operations, Engineering, Technical and Development which are typically, NPD, Technical manager, H&S managers, Process managers, Bakery Manager, QA managers, hygiene managers, Production Managers or Engineering Managers.