Title:  Continuous Improvement Specialist

About The Role 
We have an exciting full-time opportunity for a Continuous Improvement Specialist to drive activities and culture across the business, with a primary focus on Lean principles in manufacturing operations for ANZ. Whilst the benefits implemented by this role will be felt across our operations, the primary stakeholder group that the incumbent will work with is our production team whilst also having interactions with shop-floor productions and warehouse staff through to senior leaders. 

 

  • Work directly with production teams to understand core processes and embed an improvement mindset
  • Work closely with them on improvement projects to address areas of inefficiency and improve performance and process
  • Identify and improve the outcomes of technology and operational processes 
  • Improve efficiency, reduce cost, and support the introduction of new products and services
  • Analytical ability and proven experience in collaborating extensively with a diverse stakeholder group

 

Essential Criteria 

  • Degree in Business/Management or Engineering/Technology. 
  • Ideally, with further study in CI related areas
  • 3+ years’ experience of successfully implementing Continuous Improvement projectsIncluding showing ROI within a manufacturing environment
  • Highly developed analytical skills, with demonstrated ability to identify trends and issues
  • Strong stakeholder management experience, working across a diverse and geographically  dispersed stakeholder group.
  • Strong communication skills and influencing skills
  • Ability to communicate through various media including email, in person, and through small group training

 

Working at Essilor 

  • Staff product allowances across our range of products 
  • Additional paid Eyecare Leave 
  • Ability to work from home 20% of the time!
  • Free onsite parking at Silverwater 

 

Next Steps 
To be considered for this opportunity, please click apply and send your cover letter and resume today.