Lean Promotion Manager (m/f/d) in Peterlee at ZF

Date Posted: 11/4/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are reinforcing our Supply Chain Management Team at our location in Shirley (UK), Peterlee (UK) or Koblenz (Germany)

Your tasks as Lean Promotion Manager (m/f/d):
  • Analyze and develop materials management process/standards utilizing time, statistical analysis and planning tools to improve productivity & efficiency across multiple facilities in different regions
  • Identify, lead and manage improvement projects for different SCM functions and process: components planning, MPR, detail production scheduling (DPS), traceability systems, material flow inside the plants, warehouse activities (receiving, storage, lines feed and shipping)
  • Lead continuous improvement initiatives and implement change in the organization through use of Six Sigma and Lean principles
  • Partners with plants SCM/operations personnel to secure process data for identification of technology gaps, improvement opportunities, and project definitions as well as coaching materials management personnel on measurements and daily updates to technology performance of plant utilization
  • Determine, develop, and implement appropriate levels of automation and mechanization using financial analysis and justification

Your profile as Lean Promotion Manager (m/f/d):
  • Degree in Logistics or Supply Chain Management
  • Several years of experience in Supply Chain Management or Lean Management with a focus on improvement and standardization projects, experience in the automotive industry is an advantage
  • Excellent Knowledge of lean manufacturing tools like Six Sigma, Black Belt, etc.
  • Well-structured working and analytical thinking
  • Excellent communication skills and high willingness to travel

Are you interested?
Please apply online and include your complete application papers (letter of motivation, CV and certificates) as well as your earliest start date. Please make sure that all your documents are compiled into a single PDF (max. 3 MB) when uploading.

Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

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