Continuous Improvement Manager (Transport)

Birmingham Permanent £38,000 - £45,000
  • A rare opportunity to join a growing Transport Solutions Provider
  • A really exciting role to create and deliver operations process improvements

About Our Client

Our client is a well known highly regarded Logistics Provider and offer an essential service.

The company are based within the Logistics Distribution and Supply chain sector

Job Description

The Continuous Improvement Manager (Transport) will;

  • Develop and deliver a Continuous Improvement strategy
  • Adopt a prioritised approach to identify opportunities to deliver improvement to health and safety, quality, cost and service.
  • Provide management, expertise, collation and guidance on all Continuous Improvement projects and activities.
  • To manage the Continuous Improvement projects for all designated operations in order to provide broader business benefit and a centralised focus
  • Assist with Continuous Improvement proposals, coordinate and monitor progress. Utilise Value Stream Mapping and coordinate with Operations/Contracts Managers to establish process Improvements
  • Liaise with the General Manager, Head of Transport and Senior Management team to identify and achieve pre-determined target savings.
  • Capture and co-ordinate all current Continuous Improvement projects and establish a reporting method for these projects

The Successful Applicant

The Successful Continuous Improvement Manager (Transport) will have exposure to the following;

  • Experienced in the deployment of improving customer service
  • Exposure to run a full Value stream map of all process and identify areas for lean initiatives
  • Presentation skills and the ability to deliver training
  • Project Management tools & techniques
  • Proven practical application and development of Quality / Lean tools in retail environment
  • Able to demonstrate knowledge of managing change in a challenging environment
  • You will be process orientated, with a track record of implementing process improvements and controls within a supply chain environment
  • You will have experience of working closely with clients and developing effective working relationships
  • You must be able to demonstrate excellent interpersonal and influencing skills, in order to optimise Transport performance
  • You will be able to Commute daily to Birmingham

What's on Offer

The successful Continuous Improvement Manager (Transport) will receive;

Salary - £40,000 - £45,000

Private Health Care

Pension

Life Assurance

25 days Holiday + Bank Holidays

Contact
Laura Frost
Quote job ref
JN-102020-1239317
Phone number
+44 117 906 5521

Job summary

Sector
Logistics
Subsector
Network Modelling
Industry
Transport & Distribution
Location
Birmingham
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Laura Frost
Consultant phone
+44 117 906 5521
Job reference
JN-102020-1239317