Factory Excellence Support Manager

MAJ 10
Łódzkie na stałe Magister
09.06.2019 100220231


Our Client is a global roofing company which is now in phase of development and structural changes. If you are ready to take up new professional challenge there is a possibility to join the team on the position of:

Factory Excellence Support Manager

Location: East Europe

Zakres obowiązków

The main challenge on this position will be generate sustainable cost savings initiatives, improve overall performance of the plants, enable plants to continuously improve their operational performance and design new Standard Operating Procedures in dedicated region.

  • Support all plants as a Key Account within a dedicated BU/Region with the introduction and implementation of the lean philosophy and assure sustainability (Lean Leadership & CI Basics & more)
  • Support relevant plants with realizing all potential savings defined and agreed in the Industrial Saving Plan as a result of diagnosis and benchmarks
  • Design and communicate SOP’s (Standard Operating Procedures)
  • Describe and communicate present or newly defined Best Practices
  • Coach and train change agents, plant management team, shift leader, maintenance people and shop floor personnel & logistics
  • Diagnose all plants within a Business Unit in order to find potential areas for improvement of performance, quality and manufacturing costs (wages, raw material consumption, energy and maintenance cost),
  • Moderate improvement workshops with clear defined outcome, ensure that all improvement workshops are defined by a charter and documented
  • Support plants with the implementation of agreed improvement projects (ISP)
  • Training of all plant personnel in the use of lean tools in order to implement a sustainable culture for continuous improvement
  • Design and update central training concepts and tools descriptions
  • Support the implementation of target related measurement systems to track progress of performance improvements and adjust to the regional needs (KPI - and Improvement Project tracking)
  • Support the KPI reporting to track general Performance in Production and Logistics


  • At least 5 years of experience on senior position in designing, implementing and leading continuous improvement projects
  • Degree in Engineering or relevant Experience
  • Hands-on experiences using Operational Excellence and Continuous Improvement methods (LEAN, TPM, Six Sigma, TQM)
  • Wide Know-how and experience in production / in building material industry
  • Purpose orientation and determination
  • Fluency in English (other European language will be an asset)
  • Being able to work independent in foreign countries, high level of self-motivation
  • Excellent communication and networking skills
  • Ability to coach/ mentor/ inspire direct reports
  • Team player
  • Good analytical thinking 
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