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Business Excellence Manager

  • Location: Cork, County Cork, Munster, Ireland
  • Job Type:Permanent

Business Excellence Manager

Our client is on the lookout to bring on board an experienced Business Excellence Manager to join their industry-leading organisation. This position is fully on-site. This opportunity would suit someone with experience from a regulated industry, black belt qualified, and excellent stakeholder management.

Key Responsibilities: (Full job spec available upon request)

  • Provide leadership utilizing Lean and Six Sigma methodologies to develop and lead key business initiatives for continuous improvement, productivity, quality, and cost improvement projects.

  • Drive change and process improvement initiatives and assist the management team with developing the business case to identify key improvement opportunities that are aligned with business priorities.

  • Liaise with the Global Operational Excellence Organisation, Benchmark with other sites and industries on Business Excellence initiatives.

  • You will establish and deliver an OpEx (Operational Excellence) and continuous improvement strategy and mindset for the site.

  • Mentor Black Belts, Green Belts, and other personnel on Lean and Six Sigma methodologies including coaching and training of all personnel on Operational Excellence tools and techniques.

Key Requirments:

  • A Bachelors Degree in Science, Engineering or Business and be Green Belt Qualified (Having your Black Belt certification is desirable).

  • You will have proven experience in a pharmaceutical manufacturing environment with 5 + years of experience with the design and installation of process equipment & facilities in the pharmaceutical industry (Desirable) or medical device industry.

  • In addition, you will have 5 + years of experience in business / operational excellence in the manufacturing/pharmaceutical environment leading and influencing operational excellence strategy.

  • Hands-on experience applying lean manufacturing, 6-Sigma, and advanced planning and control methods is necessary for this role.

  • As is proven capability to manage and implement change management programs with practical knowledge and experience in functioning as a Project Lead and/or Project Team member.

For more information or even a private discussion please contact Jason O'Flaherty.