Continuous Improvement Lead

  • Department / Function :
  • Logistics / Supply Chain
  • Location :
  • Field Based
  • Contract Type :
  • Permanent
  • Working Pattern :
  • Full-time
  • Job Advert Description :
  • About the role

    As a CI Lead you will be passionate about change and improvement within the CS&L network.

    You will manage a small team of CI Managers and play a key role in shaping the distribution network within the C&C group.

    A key part of this role is to shape the culture into continuous improvement being ingrained into what we do in C&C group. 

    Role responsibilities 

    • Benchmark sites across the logistics network so that we have known base rates to operate within all sites.
    • Support production of a KPI dashboard to allow management teams the ability to interrogate key indicators that show the performance of the network
    • Identify what “best in class” looks like and stretching targets to support the CS&L logistics teams drive operational improvement in safety, service and costs.
    • Manage a small team of analysts who will be providing data and analysis to problems to support the operation
    • Rollout of CI training across the depot network and monitor CI teams within sites
    • Drive a culture of CI across the network, not just on sites but within all areas of the CS&L teams
    • Implementation of key principles such as 5 ‘ s across all areas of CS&L
    • Evolve the role into a key support function

    About you

    • Experienced people manager
    • Formal training in CI initiatives
    • Transport/Warehouse management systems
    • Strong record of achievement in career to date
    • Excellent presentation and negotiation skills
    • Potential for career development
    • Must be numerate – able to evaluate and draw conclusions from data

    Skills and Experience

    • Continuous Improvement Principles
    • Project Management
    • Financial Awareness
    • Commercial focus
    • Inspirational attitude to change
    • Influencing Skills & Culture
    • Putting the customer first
    • Problem solving and decision making
    • Team worker
    • Relationship building

    Sounds Interesting? 

    Send us a CV that demonstrates your experience and we’ll aim to get back to you ASAP! 

    C&C Group (and inclusive companies) do not accept unsolicited CV’s from recruiters or employment agencies in response to any of our roles – we will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee relating to unsolicited CVs including those submitted to hiring managers. C&C Group explicitly reserves the right to hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. 

  • Full job description :
  • CI_Lead.docx