Baden Executive Search Personalberatung GmbH

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76135 Karlsruhe

0721 – 8203974-20
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Senior Lean Manager (m/f/d)

Our customer is a very successful supplier in the automotive industry and family owened. With more than 20,000 employees, 80 worldwide locations we are market leader with our products. We are looking for a Senior Lean Manager (m/f/d) with several years of shop floor experience. Regionally responsible for couple of plants you will be responsible to conduct your workshops and improvement measures in consultation with the plant management team. You report to the Global LEAN Director

Essential Job Functions:

  • Driving the change process towards "lean" production
  • Planning and leading of internal projects and workshops also at management level
  • Development and monitoring of key figures
  • Analyze and optimize manufacturing and logistics processes
  • Creation of value stream analyses over the entire production flow
  • Uncover, question, improve and implement weak points or inefficient processes
  • Independent completion of subprojects
  • Monitor the implementation of defined measures and escalate them in the event of problems


  • Completed technical studies, Bachelor or Master degree
  • Lean Expert Qualification (Value Stream Analysis, TPM, 5S, A3, Ishikawa, SFM, JIT, ...)
  • Very good knowledge of the Toyota production system
  • Knowledge and many years of experience in CIP / Kaizen / process management
  • In-depth presentation and moderation skills
  • Systematic and methodical work
  • Ability to engage in dialogue and persuasiveness
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Very good knowledge of English
  • Good MS-Office and SAP knowledge
  • Independent, cooperative and independent way of working
  • Analytical procedure
  • International willingness to travel

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For further information, please contact Ms. Yvonne Martin at  0721/ 8203974-20.

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