We are looking for a Continuous Improvement Manager to join our Contract Logistics team in Belux. Your main work locations are Mechelen, Wellen, Kontich, Nivelles, Strépy and Heppignies.
As a Continuous Improvement Manager you will follow up the roll out of the continuous improvement road map. Your job will be to contribute to the implementation of the internal continuous improvement strategy (Kuehne+Nagel Production System) for our Contract Logistics sites in Belux in alignment with the local management teams.
Next to that, you will be responsible to identify and deliver Lean Six Sigma Green Belt projects in sites of Mechelen, Wellen, Kontich, Nivelles, Strépy and Heppignies or other sites.
Initiation, set-up, implementation and follow-up of Kaizen and Green Belt projects
Coordinate, coach and train a team responsible for White Belt / Yellow Belt / Green Belt projects
Train, coach and support stakeholders in the methodology of Lean Six Sigma
Supporting the operational teams in the implementation phase of new business considering basic operational excellence tools
Implementation and local maintenance of Lean Six Sigma tools (5S, Gemba Walks, SQCDP Management, etc.) after
implementation by ensuring sustainability of local Lean Six Sigma compliance
Monitor savings and development of projects
Your Skills and Experiences
Professional experience of several years in the production or logistics business and strong knowledge in its processes and goods flow
Master degree or equal level by experience; Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certificate (asset)
Training, coaching, influencing and leadership Skills
Project management skills and analytical mindset
Able to work independently and within a team
Good interpersonal and strong communication and presentation skills
Excellent skills in MS Office
Language skills : Dutch, English and French
Good Reasons to Join
We offer a challenging position within a fast developing Contract Logistics environment with a competitive salary and opportunities for further development within the Kuehne + Nagel Group.