Monday , May 27 2024

Amazon Employment – Continous Improvement Manager

Website Amazon

Job Description:

The Continuous Improvement Manager supports, coordinates and facilitates implementation of new and improved structures, processes and activities. Working closely with EU teams and all levels of management and associates within the Sort Centre (SC), you report directly to the Regional Change Program Manager.
For this role you will need to be adaptable, challenge motivated and thrive on implementing high standard productivity and simplicity using Kaizen/PDCA methods. Curiosity and the confidence to take calculated risks quickly are core characteristics for Continuous Improvements Managers.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Liaise between SC and EU to drive leverage of cross-SC process excellence
  • Contribute to and facilitate Kaizen activities
  • Support, manage and validate the implementation of ATS ACES process changes
  • Develop a culture of continuous improvement and lean thinking
  • Maintain strong relationships with ACES and Operations
  • Help drive the implementation of Lean Standard Work at all levels of the site
  • Standardize processes and actively share best practice across CI network to avoid duplication
  • Train and support all levels in Kaizen activities
  • Manage the Sort Centre improvement plan to focus on best customer experience at the lowest cost
  • Analyse process performance at a process path level
  • Coordinate and prioritize process improvement activities and resources
  • Disseminate Lean Standard Work principles across teams

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to motivate and influence teams
  • Strong ability interpreting & communicating analytics and presenting to senior leadership,
  • Relevant knowledge of change management and continuous improvement methodologies
  • Experience from Industrial Engineering, Business Process Engineering, Manufacturing, Quality, Operations or Logistics
  • Highly proficient in spoken and written English
  • Project Portfolio Management experience
  • Strong professional experience with Lean, Six Sigma and Kaizen methodologies,
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment,
  • Degree from an accredited institution,
  • Yellow Belt in Lean Six Sigma
    Excellent communication skills and detail orientation,.

Job Details:

Company: Amazon

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Luton, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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