Continuous Improvement Director - Richardson, Texas United States - 44796



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 44796
Title: Continuous Improvement Director
Job Location: Richardson, Texas - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $130,000.00 - $200,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes

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JOB DESCRIPTION

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

Responsibilities:

  • 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

QUALIFICATIONS

Required Skills:

  • 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.

Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree

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