Continuous Improvement Director - Richardson, Texas United States - 44796
Continuous Improvement Director
Richardson, Texas - United States
$130,000.00 - $200,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
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WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?
Our Richardson, TX manufacturing client is looking to hire a Continuous Improvement Director. The Director of Continuous Improvement is responsible for driving better execution across the Operations team within the company
Development and implementation of large-scale business transformational programs.
Provide hands on project management and coordinate multiple projects with the leadership stakeholders that may have many internal and external dependencies, complex scope, higher levels of risk and involve cross-functional highly matrixed areas.
Create project plans, timelines, critical paths, and milestones. Perform cost-benefit evaluation for all assigned projects to define potential financial, business, and industry impacts of initiatives.
Apply the appropriate tools (e.g., Lean, Six Sigma) to complex business processes and implement solutions which provide positive performance and financial impact.
Provide “Change Management” leadership to be proactive in anticipating, assessing, and addressing the needs of the division
Create end-to-end Value Stream Mapping and data collection plans to scope and identify opportunities that positively impact up-stream and down-stream partners.
Advisor to senior leadership on the continuous improvement strategy and transformation to tactically deploy Lean transformation
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business, or Finance, with an advanced degree preferred.
Certification in Lean and/or Six Sigma. Black Belt certification is a plus
Significant Lean / Six Sigma experience and knowledge of the associated analytics
Strong experience developing and implementing continuous improvement programs
Experience in a senior leadership role in the manufacturing sector
Self-motivated, resourceful and entrepreneurial, demonstrating willingness for learning and improvement
Well-developed quantitative and qualitative analytical and critical thinking skills
Skilled with the use of Microsoft and other business software applications such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, SAP, etc.
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree