Lean Manager (m/f), Upahl

Arla Foods is a future-oriented dairy cooperative owned by about 12,000 farmers from Sweden, Denmark, Germany, the United Kingdom, Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands. Arla products are sold under well-known brand names such as Arla®, Lurpak® and Castello® in more than 100 countries around the world. Arla has production plants in twelve countries and sales subsidiaries in 30 countries. Arla is also the world’s largest producer of dairy products in organic quality and the third largest dairy company in Germany.

To strengthen our team at Upahl, we are looking for a Lean Manager (m/f) to join us at the earliest possible date.

Your responsibilities
In this position, you will develop the lean management system in Upahl. In so doing, you will ensure lean implementation according to our standards and analyse the operating systems of the dairy plant. On the basis of these analyses, you will counsel the individual business areas/departments of the dairy plant and evaluate all individual processes and tasks. In addition, you will organise workshops and training programmes as well as presentations about the current and future status, simultaneously you will supervise the implementation projects for the dairy plant. Thanks to you, our data will always be kept up to date, since you will be responsible for the administration and evaluation of the data collected. From these data, you will prepare meaningful reports for presentation to colleagues and superiors. Planning, implementation and follow-up of lean events is also a part of your duties.

Would you like to take on an ambitious challenge in a growing company?
In addition to a university degree in engineering, economics or supply chain management, you have had several years of professional experience in a production or business consultancy company. You have also acquired in-depth knowledge of lean processes, excellent knowledge of MS Office and ideally of SAP as well. You are a motivating leader who likes to accept responsibility and has outstanding communication skills. With your independent and responsible style of working and hands-on mentality, you will become an integral part of any team. You invariably show above-average commitment, great strength in implementation and enthusiasm for your work. An excellent command of English, analytical thinking and quality awareness complete your profile.

We offer you a demanding and diversified range of responsibilities, performance-based remuneration and advanced specialist training. An open, cooperative team awaits you, where you can contribute your ideas and assume responsibility.

Come and help us to improve the daily lives of millions of people!
Please submit your application on our website www.arlafoods.de indicating your salary expectations and date of availability. For further information, please call Elena Sambaliotis, Consultant Talent Acquisition, at +49 211 47231 412. Please also indicate how you became aware of this job offer.

Please apply via this LINK.