34000 - Business Improvement Engineer - upto £25ph ltd

Recruiter
Contechs Consulting Limited
Location
Coventry
Salary
UPTO £25.00ph Umbrella / LTD Company
Posted
04 Oct 2017
Closes
02 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Our client, a large global automotive OEM based in Gaydon requires a Business Improvement Engineer . Position Description: This is a Business Improvement role and not a Project Engineer. - Role will be based at Gaydon with frequent travel to Whitley - Manage process improvement projects using formal project management techniques to ensure delivery on time - This will include complex cross functional situations - Facilitate the design of effective and efficient processes to the standard format using lean principles - Facilitate the effective implementation and sustenance of change through the use of formal change management techniques - Provide a structured approach to solving business problems in order to develop more effective and efficient ways of working - Leadership of other Process Consultants and Graduates on specific projects as required - Predict benefits delivery and track against them to ensure that they are realised - To work with the relevant CoC's and vehicle programme teams to help scope and implement process improvement projects, design and develop processes that are the catalyst for our new vehicle - Communication of key work processes associated with Process Engineering and driving process awareness to enable successful projects - Design and implement improvements to key processes supporting the end to product engineering life cycle, to ensure it is `fit for purpose and that changes are embedded in the organisation to enable the business to operate these processes - Manage continuous improvement / development projects to ensure key work processes evolve and mature as required to support product delivery - Conducting workshops to enhance understanding of business process and gather requirements - Facilitating workshops with SMEs to define process and required levels - Manage changes to process in collaboration with identified process owners to help maintain a single source of process truth - Develop and deploy process methodologies and applicable tools to support a Continuous Improvement culture Ensure integrity of processes within and across the work systems by periodically reviewing process interfaces across the process model - Support effective deployment of key work processes, providing the vehicle programme teams and associated functions with guidance around process steps, deliverables, decision points and approval levels Skills Required: - Problem solving and analytical skills - Cross functional facilitation skills (of process re design in a complex environment) - Project Management Experience Required: - Proven ability to deliver against targets within challenging environments - Ability to influence outside of direct responsibility and beyond own function via stakeholder engagement, strong customer mind-set - Excellent interpersonal and communication skills - Excellent facilitation skills - Experience in process and work system thinking and deployment - Project experience - High levels of energy and engagement - Strong attention to detail Strong levels of focus and determination - Good IT skills, particularly MS Office - Prior experience in using (any) Business Process Management tools would be an advantage Experience Preferred: - Experience in the automotive or aerospace industry - Recognised improvement qualification: e.g. lean competency, six sigma black belt - Experience of new product introduction - Experience in Business Process Re-engineering If your skills and experience suit this position please apply. **Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship.** *Please note: Due to the high level of applicants, only successful candidates will be contacted
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