CI Manager, days only 6am to 6pm - working a 3 2 2 shift pattern over a 7 day week.
to 34k per annum plus benefits.
Excellent career progression opportunities within the larger group.
Job Purpose: Provide leadership and drive for continuous improvement projects and activities across the business ensuring PIPs are delivering against agreed objectives.
Knowledge of food industry
Knowledge of manufacturing processes
Ability to build credible & successful working relationships at all levels within the organisation
Good organisation & time management skills
Lean manufacturing experience
Change management experience
Own & improve the PIP plan, working cross functionally to ensure all departments contribute and assist with improvements in their own areas
Ensure PIPs link to the business strategy, department strategies and Group strategies to ensure improvements continually add value
Working in conjunction with the manufacturing team ensure operational efficiencies are maximised & practices are fit for purpose
Review working practices with customers, suppliers & between departments in order to identify new ways of working which can add value or reduce costs
Ensure mechanisms are in place to drive employee involvement within continuous improvement projects (i.e. Packaging forum, B.I.G. Ideas etc) and continually review their effectiveness and explore new options which link to & support the site culture plan
Where possible quantify savings/ profit improvements and measure achievement of these improvements against targets
Ensure effective communication with the business in order to celebrate success and/or promote further engagement with improvement projects