Continuous Improvement Manager

£50,000 - £60,000

Location: Sheffield

Job reference: 441573

Job Summary

The client is a leading e-commerce retailer with a significant national presence. Due to unprecedented growth year on year, they are now looking to recruit an experienced continuous improvement manager to join their team in the Sheffield area to help drive efficiencies across the business. A basic salary of £50K-£60K plus excellent package and company incentives are on offer for the successful candidate.

We are looking for an experienced Continuous Improvement Manager to join our expanding team to lead / support existing and new programs

Lead/support the continuous improvement programs, with a focus on improving:

  • Cost effectiveness
  • Performance
  • Utilization of systems, equipment and people
  • While maintaining a safe, quality and customer focused work environment.

Role Responsibilities

  • Work with the 3PL to ensure the standardisation of best practices across the facility
  • Review all current Sops and develop the principle of value stream mapping
  • Ensuring the performance management system / labour standards are accurate and configured correctly to provide fair and accurate performance reporting
  • Ensure all operational improvement activities are linked to the achievement of strategic objectives
  • Apply the simple, robust, structured and proven approach of DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyse, Improve & Control) to operational improvement
  • Carry out effective performance measurement and data analysis
  • Prioritise opportunities for operational improvement
  • Develop Permanent Corrective Actions for operational failures

The Ideal Candidate

The successful candidate will have a proven track record in driving improvements across a distribution network and be demonstrate:

  • Analytics
  • Lean 6 SIGMA - Black Belt
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills
  • Excellent Word, Excel and Powerpoint skills
  • Effective motivator and communicator
  • Self motivated, resilient and calm under pressure
  • Flexible approach to work
  • Real sense of humour

This truly is an excellent opportunity to join an outstanding organisation that is seeing amazing growth and promotes from within. 0333 023 0045


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