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Global Head of Lean Logistics

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Berlin
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: LNHS30
  • Sector: Logistics, Supply Chain, DSJ Global
  • Date posted: 30/04/2018
Responsibilities

- Operational Excellence: Drive company-wide lean transformation culture using a range of continuous improvement tools - From Six Sigma to 5s to Kaizen to Shingo
- Supply Chain/Logistics strategy for the region: Harmonize the strategy with the other Regions and Group to ensure the exchange of best practices and drive/govern standards
- People Management & Development: Creates an efficient and trustful team climate by handling conflicts, establishes team norms and communicates openly. Communicates information, suggestions and advice in the teams’ field of expertise or workplace-related issues to the senior management. If, applicable, monitors and controls employee time reporting and absence. Co-ordinates financial and budget activities. 
- People Management & Development: Sets clear individual business and personal development objectives that are aligned with strategic action plans. Monitors and follows up on employee performance by providing ongoing coaching and feedback throughout the year and facilitates employee development through targeted strategies, such as assignments, projects and appropriate training.

Qualifications

- Bachelor/ Master degree in Engineering and/or Business studies or equivalent education.
- 8+ years minimum experience 
- Proven international and multi-site project experience. 
- JIT and Vendor Management experience
- Business fluent in English
- Ability to travel 50% across Europe 

Please call Lauren Howes +442037588952 for further information
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