Head Of Continuous Improvement

North Yorkshire
£45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare & Relocation
27 Sep 2019
25 Oct 2019
Giuseppe Leo
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

First Achieve are continuing to work with one of the most exciting Food Manufacturers based in North Yorkshire. Due to an internal promotion and continuing growth our client now has a requirement for a Head of Continuous Improvement to join the senior leadership team.

Our client has driven their market share in their particular sector to great heights and have no plans to slow down, through product innovation, continued annual multi-millon pound investment earmarked for the next 5 years, makes this one of the most C.I roles on todays market.

Reporting to the Operations Director, the Head of CI will be accountable for the shaping, implementation and embedding of key strategies in line with the business objectives.

You will work with peers to formulate and shape the operations strategy and take ownership for formulation and delivery of this. Develop, lead and coach employees in CI activities across Operations & Engineering and you will ead and manage projects to deliver the operational strategy, using project management methodology and report regular project status to stakeholders.

Ideally we are looking for:
  • Experience of implementing C.I tools in any FMCG environment
  • Experience of managing projects
  • Experience of working as a part of a team and leading teams without direct authority
  • Understanding of lean manufacturing
  • Understanding of project management techniques
  • Strong Inter-personal and communication skills
  • Project Management Skills
  • Organisational Skills
  • Leadership Skills
  • Coaching Skills
  • Presentation Skills
  • Training Skills

In return our client will offer the successful candidate a salary of up to £52k, plus pension, healthcare and 25 days holiday. With our client being based in N.Yorkshire they are willing to fund a relocation within a 20 mile radius of their site. Lastly with the ambitious 5 year business plan in place the successful candidate will have the opportunity to grow and progress within this remarkable Food Manufacturing business

If you are interested in applying for this role then please send us a copy of your most recent and updated CV through this advert. If you require further information before submitting your CV then please call Giuseppe Leo at First Achieve Recruitment, we will be able to provide you some further details on the role itself, the name of the business we are recruiting with, exact location and job descrition.

We look forward to hearing from you, Thanks

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